While reporting record earnings for 2019, SeaWorld CEO Serge Rivera fielded many questions from financial analysts about how coronavirus may affect the theme park chain.
Chapek will be a controversial choice among diehard Disney fans due to his reputation for focusing on budgets over guest experience at Disney parks.
As fans of the 94-year-old amusement park hoped for a potential buyer, Fun Spot America itself fueled rumors that it was looking at making an acquisition.
Plans for a Virgin Trains USA station at Walt Disney World have gone beyond the memorandum of understanding signed between the two companies last year, according to the Orlando Business Journal.
Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway marks the end of Disney's Hollywood Studios' long, expensive expansion. Now, it's time to show whether the strategy paid off.
The 118 layoffs, which will take effect on April 18, include 43 actors and musicians. Other jobs being eliminated include dancers as well as positions in food service and retail.
Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom will be receiving some aesthetic enhancements, including repainting the turrets a darker shade of blue and adding golden accents throughout the castle.