May 15, 2017 / 9:26 PM / 9 months ago

Disney's Iger says hackers claim to have stolen upcoming movie - Hollywood Reporter

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) Chief Executive Bob Iger has revealed that hackers claimed to have access to an unnamed upcoming movie and have demanded a ransom, the Hollywood Reporter said on Monday.

    Iger made the comments during a town hall meeting with ABC employees in New York City, the Hollywood Reporter said, citing multiple sources.

    The hackers have demanded that a huge sum be paid on Bitcoin, but Disney has refused to pay, the publication said.

    Disney was not immediately available for comment.

    Reporting by Anya George Tharakan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila

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