Peter Rice is a British businessman and the former Chairman of Disney General Entertainment Content for The Walt Disney Company.
Rice was born in the United Kingdom in 1966 and raised in Britain. He earned a degree from the University of Nottingham in 1989.
Rice joined The Walt Disney Company following its purchase of many of 21st Century Fox’s assets.
Upon joining, Rice became the Chairman of Walt Disney Television (all of Disney’s non-sports television businesses). He succeeded Ben Sherwood.
Peter Rice Disney Salary
Rice earned a salary of $720,000 annually on average while working with Disney.
Peter Rice Net Worth: How Rich Is Peter Rice?
Rice has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Rice was fired by The Walt Disney Company and was replaced by Dana Walden on June 9, 2022. This was part of an extensive restructuring for the company.
Dana Walden is an American businesswoman and currently the Chairman of Disney General Entertainment Content.
She is the CEO of FOX Broadcasting Company, LLC.