View Full Version : Eisner Reveals Disney's Status on Muppets Purchase at Shareholders Meeting

03-19-2003, 10:48 PM
Asked by a shareholder at Disney's annual meeting in Denver whether Disney would buy Henson, Eisner said: "I would not be surprised to hear that there would be an announcement soon. I wouldn't be surprised that the Walt Disney Co. would be finally culminating years of romance.

The shareholder also asked whether Disney would pay $100 million to $200 million for Henson and Eisner said he would be surprised by a price "anywhere near" that range.