Disney not trying to thwart Netflix, executive says

Walt Disney Co.’s aggressive push into video streaming is not designed to hobble a potent rival — Netflix — but rather to capture more consumers as the media industry rapidly changes, according to a top Disney executive.

“We are not trying to hurt or kill Netflix,” Kevin Mayer, Disney’s chief strategy…

Walt Disney Co.’s aggressive push into video streaming is not designed to hobble a potent rival — Netflix — but rather to capture more consumers as the media industry rapidly changes, according to a top Disney executive.

“We are not trying to hurt or kill Netflix,” Kevin Mayer, Disney’s chief strategy...