Los Angeles Business Journal

Superheroes Soar Above Disney Tensions

Friday, August 17, 2012

Walt Disney Co.’s acquisition of Marvel Entertainment gave it the Hulk, Iron Man and other superheroes to fuel summer blockbusters for years to come. It also got Ike Perlmutter. The Financial Times and the Los Angeles Journal report that the addition of Marvel’s chief executive has added some dramatic tension to the Burbank family-oriented entertainment giant.