Disney CEO Bob Igersaid he stands by the controversial decisions to cancel ABC's Roseanne and sever ties with Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn in the wake of offensive comments.
When questioned about the resulting backlash, Iger said he still supports the choices made be his executives: "I haven't second-guessed their decision".
He added "that doesn't mean we're not going to make films ..."
The next Star Wars movie in the works is The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams' is busy making Episode IX, which is now shooting in the United Kingdom with plans to be in theaters in December 2019. "But I think we're going to be a little bit more careful about volume and timing". "And the buck stops here on that".
A jacket worn by Harrison Ford as Han Solo in the Star Wars film "The Empire Strikes Back" is expected to sell for up to 1 million pounds ($1.3 million) at an auction of movie memorabilia on Thursday.
Disney had promised a new "Star Wars" movie every year after the hotly-anticipated release of "The Force Awakens" in 2015, alternating between chapters in the main Skywalker saga launched in the 1970s and one-off films.
That's not to say that Star Wars content is going to be disappearing.
Timing and details of those projects hasn't been confirmed, and its still possible some may not actually happen, especially after the struggles of Solo led to a reevaluation of standalone films.
In responding to Belloni, Iger referred to the upcoming "Star Wars" film series from the "Game of Thrones" cocreators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss and detailed the "mistake" he believes he made in the "Star Wars" release strategy, along with his subsequent approach to a "slowdown".
Meanwhile, over at Disney's other billion-dollar entertainment property, plans are in motion to incorporate the Marvel properties owned by Fox into those owned by Disney. Disney's new streaming service has just ordered some new Marvel Cinematic Universe shows for the platform, which could very well send the MCU into the Star Wars territory of fatigue. But who knows? Maybe this is just Iger positioning his company's chess pieces in the public eye - it's actually surprising to see his admission of failure on Solo outside an investor call.
The ban, which was announced a year ago to give manufacturers the time to prepare, will come into effect on Monday, September 17. Heart disease is the second leading cause of death in Canada and resulted in about 50,000 deaths in 2012.
The agency said the truck driver was distracted and headed to the highway, forgetting to unleash his dog. Security footage showed the volunteer parked to block traffic while the truck driver untied the dog.
Daniels also wrote that Roethlisberger "stood outside, not leaving" while knocking for several minutes until he eventually left. He was chatting with Trump, and at the end of the night Trump asked Roethlisberger to walk her up to her hotel room.
Moon urged unity for all Koreans in a speech he gave Wednesday night to the crowd gathered for North Korea's signature mass games. The next meeting between Trump and Kim should seek to produce a timeline for denuclearization, he said.
Authorities claimed Knight intentionally drove his Truck into Carter and another man, Cle "Bone" Sloan, who was severely injured. Had Knight been found guilty of murder as originally charged, he would have faced life in prison, prosecutors said.
We suspect that a lot of them will also be back for the potential revival series, pending their schedules. Domestic Television Distribution for SVOD rights to all past episodes of the original Veronica Mars .
Trump said 1.6 million meals have been provided in North Carolina and another 400,000 are ready for victims in SC . It has around 2,100 industrial-size hog farms with waste lagoons that hold pig manure and poop-eating bacteria.
The violations occurred when multiple players were on the field while wearing helmets with coach-to-player headsets. In June, an undisclosed infraction forced the team to forfeit two organized team activities.
Their health was tracked for seven years from 2005, during which period 1.7% of the patients were diagnosed with dementia . He said there is sufficient information to suggest air pollution as a risk factor for dementia .
The new trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet shows us more of the plot behind this web-friendly sequel to 2015's Wreck-It Ralph . Says Reynolds, "The song is a dichotomy in some ways, with sometimes heavy lyrics over pretty upbeat instrumentation".
Captain Cook's ship may be found off Rhode Island
Kevin Sumption, its director, said that a "promising site" had been located and that 3D image of it would be released shortly. In 1775, His Majesty's Bark Endeavour was sold to a private owner and renamed the far less evocative " Lord Sandwich II".
Browns surprisingly favored against Jets in Week 3
Behind Landry, Cleveland's second-leading pass-catcher is tight end David Njoku, who has tallied 7 receptions for a mere 33 yards. Now laying claim an 0-1-1 record on the season, the Browns are looking to secure their first victory since the 2016 season.
Ronaldo red card to be reviewed by UEFA next week
Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo , is likely to serve a one-game Champions League ban, sources have told ESPN FC. Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo was controversially sent off in his Champions League debut for the Italian club.