DIARY OF A FEMALE PRESIDENT gets 10-episode series order for Disney+
Jul11

DIARY OF A FEMALE PRESIDENT gets 10-episode series order for Disney+

DIARY OF A FEMALE PRESIDENT is getting 10-episode series order for Disney+ to debut in 2020. The show will star Selenis Leyva and Michael Weaver along with newcomers Tess Romero and Charlie Bushnell in a CBS Television Studios show executive produced by Gina Rodriguez (“Jane the Virgin”) along with I Can and I Will Productions in addition to executive producer Emily Gipson (“Someone Great”), creator Ilana Peña (“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”)...

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Lucasfilm will bring THE MANDALORIAN to #D23Expo plus Stormtrooper exhibit and more
Jul11

Lucasfilm will bring THE MANDALORIAN to #D23Expo plus Stormtrooper exhibit and more

D23 Expo dropped some exciting news today with the announcement that Lucasfilm will — for the first time ever — host a pavilion on the show floor! The focus? The evolution of the Star Wars stormtrooper! Here’s some details on what to expect: The Stormtrooper exhibit promises several of the screen-used costumes seen throughout the iconic movie series; it presents a rare opportunity to examine these production costumes...

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STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE confirms surprising opening dates for Disneyland, Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Jul11

STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE confirms surprising opening dates for Disneyland, Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Phase 1 of STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE has been opened for several weeks now at Disneyland and it will be opening at Walt Disney World on August 29 but we just received surprising details from Disney today regarding the dates for Phase 2 on both coasts. Surprisingly, STAR WARS: RISE OF THE RESISTANCE will be opening first in Florida even though Phase 1 hasn’t even opened there yet. The high-profile E-ticket attraction will be...

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REVIEW: Does it roar? A spoiler-free look at THE LION KING
Jul11

REVIEW: Does it roar? A spoiler-free look at THE LION KING

We’ll start this off with a caveat: THE LION KING was not my favorite when it came out in 1994. I liked it enough, but I was more into BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and ALADDIN as a kid. I didn’t expect Jon Favreau‘s photorealistic CGI remake to really change that. I enjoyed watching THE LION KING on VHS and DVD over and over again through the years, and it was nice enough to sit through it again for this review. I was...

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