Bob Iger didn't take anyone by surprise. For months, Disney's chief executive has been sending the same signals to the market. The industry must prepare for a future where traditional television is erased from the screens. A "tragedy" that he hopes to take advantage of.
A year ago, the respected boss announced the start of the performance, predicting that linear television was approaching a "great precipice." The formula has largely struck the spirits. But at that time, Bob Iger had not yet taken over the reins of Disney, no one considered that it was a possible roadmap. Until it was renamed, two months later, in November 2022.
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This summer, as part of Allen & Co's annual conference in Sun Valley, Bob Iger began the second act by dropping a small bombshell. Disney's traditional TV business? It "may no longer be essential" for the entertainment giant. The leader...
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