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New Disney CEO Bob Chapek on Replacing Bob Iger: “I Do Understand the Gravity”

Bob Iger stepped down as CEO of Disney and Bob Chapek has been named as his replacement. “I’ve never been more excited — maybe that’s to be expected — but I do understand the gravity of trying to fill this gentleman’s shoes, but I’m ready for it and look forward to some great years ahead” via Hollywood Reporter

Duck Tales will Live on in Podcast form

Disney has announced that Duck Tales will come back as a Parody Podcast. This Duckburg Life will be hosted by Huey the Duck and will follow the rhythmic style of Ira Glass. via AV CLUB

Powerpuff Girls Live Action has been cast

Chloe Bennet from Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Dove Cameron from Descendants and Broadway’s Yana Perrault have been cast as Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup. via TV Line

Cocaine Bear story is now being made into a Movie

Elizabeth Banks has focused her next film about the bear who ate an entire bag of cocaine that it found in the woods. via Rolling Stone

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