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Bob Iger Gave a ‘C’ to Jamie Dimon’s Romantic-Comedy Movie Idea

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Disney's Iger Reflects on That Time Jamie Dimon Pitched a Movie to Him

Maybe Jamie Dimon shouldn’t quit his day job.

The head of the biggest U.S. bank once pitched Walt Disney Co. chief Bob Iger on a movie centered around a single woman who enlists an all-female “board of directors” to pick a husband. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Dimon said he gave a one-minute pitch and suggested Bette Midler and Julia Louis-Dreyfus be cast. Iger called it a bad idea and graded it a “C.”