Bob Chapek has given the fullest explanation yet for the decision to move the Pixar film to Disney+.
“The consumer is probably more impatient than they’ve ever been before,” says Chapek.
Disney has subjected the company that bears her name to her harshest criticism yet.
“Covid accelerated the rate at which we made this transition,” said CEO Bob Chapek, “but [it] was going to happen anyway.”
On the upside, the Disney+ streaming service has passed 60 million subscribers in less than nine months.
So says “The New York Times,” which interviewed the recently departed CEO.
The Walt Disney Company is dealing with the coronavirus outbreak on all fronts.
Bob out. Bob in.