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  • Feb 12- Goldman Sachs is in discussions to feature Prince Harry as a guest speaker for its online interview series "Talks at GS", CNBC reported https://www.cnbc.com/2020/02/12/goldman-sachs-is-lining-up-prince-harry-for-onli n e- i n t e r v i e w- s e r i e s. h t m l? Previous guests include Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Robert Iger, football star David...

  • Agent Rich Paul talks to Anthony Davis #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center on January 25, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

    Rich Paul, the CEO of Klutch Sports Group, will launch a new venture called "Klutch Conversations" this week during NBA All-Star weekend in Chicago.

  • Feb 4- Walt Disney Co's new streaming service Disney+ reached 28.6 million paying subscribers this week, the company said on Tuesday as it reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street forecasts. Analysts at three brokerages had expected more than 20 million subscribers to Disney+, which is available in five countries including the United States.

  • Iger said "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" will arrive on Disney+ in August, "WandaVision" in December and "The Mandalorian" season 2 in October.

  • Jan 21- Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday it had moved up the launch of its video streaming service, Disney+, by a week to March 24 in the United Kingdom and in regions across Western Europe. Disney+ would be available in UK for 5.99 pounds per month or 59.99 pounds every year, and in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland and Austria for 6.99 euros per month or 69.99...

  • Jan 21- Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday it had moved up the launch of its video streaming service, Disney+, to March 24 in the United Kingdom and in regions across Western Europe by a week, ahead of its earlier launch schedule of March 31. Disney+ would be available in UK and Ireland for 5.99 pounds per month or 59.99 pounds every year, and in France, Germany, Italy, Spain,...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 14- Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk is coming close to earning the first $346 million tranche of options in a record-breaking pay package, after the electric vehicle maker's stock more than doubled in the last three months. For Musk's subsequent tranches to vest under the terms of the 2018 package, the company's market cap would have to...

  • Dec 13- NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke will step down next year and will be replaced by NBCUniversal Film and Entertainment Chairman Jeff Shell, a source familiar with the matter said. Burke, whose contract ends August 2020, is not expected to seek another role at Comcast nor will he go to another company, the source said, shooting down speculation he was...

  • LOS ANGELES, Dec 13- The next "Star Wars" movie arrives in theaters on Thursday promising an epic conclusion to three trilogies over four decades and answers to at least some of the biggest questions that have puzzled fans of the galaxy far, far away. "The Rise of Skywalker" will reveal new insights about the parents of Resistance fighter Rey, more information about...

  • Julie Andrews portrays Maria von Trapp in a scene from the popular movie musical of 1965, The Sound of Music.

    While new shows like "The Mandalorian" will drive subscribers to Disney's service, much of its strategy is predicated on stirring up sentimentality around movies and shows in Disney's lexicon.

  • Traders and financial professionals work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) at the closing bell on October 2, 2019 in New York City.

    U.S. stock futures point to a higher open for the Dow on Friday, a day after more records on Wall Street.

  • Nov 7- Walt Disney Co's popular theme parks and a remake of "The Lion King" pushed earnings past Wall Street targets on Thursday, and the company spent less than it had projected on its big plunge into streaming entertainment. Disney+ will initially stream in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands. On Nov. 19, it will debut in Australia and New Zealand, followed by...

  • Disney will give former Fox network FX a spot on Hulu. The network will create original content for the streaming service and episodes of FX shows that air on TV will be available to stream on Hulu within hours of going live.

  • The move puts Disney+, which will debut on Nov. 12 in the United States, close to the size of Netflix's 61 million paying U.S. subscribers. Disney shares rose 1.7% to close at $132.55, and Verizon was barely changed at $60.76 on the New York Stock Exchange. The service will cost regular subscribers $7 monthly or $70 annually.

  • Jamie Dimon, chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., speaks during the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York, on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019.

    Dimon even recommended that the movie, which unsurprisingly never got made, should star Bette Midler and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

  • doc=/ Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kse p t e m b e r 2 0 1 9 9 1 0 1 9. h t m on Friday that Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to compete head-to-head in the streaming television business. Iger departed Apple's board the same day the company...

  • doc=/ Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kse p t e m b e r 2 0 1 9 9 1 0 1 9. h t m on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10 as the two companies prepare to take each other on head-to-head in the streaming television business. Iger departed Apple the same day that the company...

  • doc=/ Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kse p t e m b e r 2 0 1 9 9 1 0 1 9. h t m on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned from the company's board of directors on Sept. 10.

  • Bob Iger attends the World Premiere of Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures 'Avengers: Endgame' at Los Angeles Convention Center on April 22, 2019.

    Over the course of CEO Bob Iger's tenure, Disney has acquired Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm and, most recently, 20th Century Fox. The first three acquisitions alone have earned Disney more than $33.8 billion at the global box office.

  • CEO of the Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger.

    Walt Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in that state.