Former Disney (DIS) CEO Eisner Said to Be Forming Production Company - CNBC

May 2, 2012 1:59 PM EDT
Michael Eisner is said to be seeking funds for a new production company, according to CNBC. The former Disney (NYSE: DIS) CEO is seeking up to $800 million and has tapped J.P. Morgan to assist in the process. J.P. Morgan is seeking $400 million of debt financing.

CNBC's David Faber said Eisner's production company hopes to make 2 - 3 TV shows and 4 - 5 films per year.

J.P. Morgan reps haven't commented.

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Jill Kennedy on 2012-05-02 17:43:31
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Here's an account of Michael Eisner's ideas on the future of television - it was during a duck hunting trip he took with another mogul...

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