Disney releases statement from PricewaterhouseCoopers regarding Oscar snafu
Feb27

Disney releases statement from PricewaterhouseCoopers regarding Oscar snafu

Without much in the way of an explanation–certainly it’s too early to declare an official reason–a statement has been prepared to address the snafu tonight during the 90th Annual Academy Awards when the wrong winner for Best Picture was announced. After the cast and crew for LA LA LAND had taken to the stage and delivered acceptance speeches they were quickly and awkwardly ushered off stage so that the actual winners...

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WATCH: Relive beautiful performance of “How Far I’ll Go” by Auli’i Cravalho with intro by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Feb26

WATCH: Relive beautiful performance of “How Far I’ll Go” by Auli’i Cravalho with intro by Lin-Manuel Miranda

Auli’i Cravalho had her moment in the spotlight on the 89th Annual Oscars stage tonight when she sang the big solo from Disney’s Animated Feature MOANA. Auli’i voiced the titual princess and brought to life a practically flawless performance of the song that sounded like it was straight from the soundtrack. Even an unplanned brush across the head by one of the dancer’s fabric waves didn’t shake the...

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DISNEY AT THE 2017 OSCARS: 4 wins including ‘Zootopia,’ ‘Piper,’ and ‘The Jungle Book’ 
Feb26

DISNEY AT THE 2017 OSCARS: 4 wins including ‘Zootopia,’ ‘Piper,’ and ‘The Jungle Book’ 

The 89th Annual Academy Awards have come and gone and Disney has once again earned itself some worthy acclaim this year. The house that Walt built continues to be a Hollywood heavy hitter in the entertainment business earning a total of FOUR Academy Awards. The shine on ZOOTOPIA remains bright bringing home Oscar gold for the House of Mouse, edging out sister film MOANA. Animation was well represented by Disney with another win for...

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Sail away with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST aboard the Disney Dream this November
Feb24

Sail away with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST aboard the Disney Dream this November

This November, guests aboard the Disney DREAM will be entertained with BEAUTY AND THE BEAST a brand-new musical production inspired by Disney’s live-action adaptation of the animated classic. “Beauty and the Beast” will bring the timeless fable to life like never before, featuring a style of theater that interlaces classic storytelling elements with cutting-edge technology, to create a unique, theatrical experience in the 1,340-seat...

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BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Find Disney Parks tees and more on sale now at our TeePublic Store!
Feb23

BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Find Disney Parks tees and more on sale now at our TeePublic Store!

If you’re into the geeky tee thing then this is a perfect opportunity for you to not only get some gear to represent your nerdom but also help your fellow geeks here at MouseInfo! From now through this weekend, everything in our MouseInfo Teepublic Store is on sale for up to 30%. Not only do you get some fancy new duds, but you help support our operation here to continue bringing you more info about the mouse. Here’s a few...

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TANGLED: THE SERIES gets season renewal ahead of debut, ELENA OF AVALOR also renewed for third season
Feb23

TANGLED: THE SERIES gets season renewal ahead of debut, ELENA OF AVALOR also renewed for third season

It was only a few months ago that Disney confirmed a second season for ELENA OF AVALOR but the princess is doing so phenomenally well that her show was also just recently confirmed for a third season. But that’s not all… Rapunzel is having another BEST DAY EVER as the highly-anticipated TANGLED: THE SERIES is also buzzing so strongly that Disney Channel will also be renewing that show for a second season… without it...

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WATCH: See how Disney-PIXAR change their films for international audiences
Feb22

WATCH: See how Disney-PIXAR change their films for international audiences

Disney recently released the newest episode of its popular Easter Eggs series offering peeks into the secrets that animators place in plain sight in some of our favorite Disney films. On the heels of their viral Disney-Pixar Easter Egg episode, Disney unveils a follow-up video detailing how each Pixar film is altered for an international audience. Join Disney as they investigate how the franchise tells timeless stories that are...

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VIDEO: Joe Rhode on how new PANDORA expansion continues values of Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Feb21

VIDEO: Joe Rhode on how new PANDORA expansion continues values of Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Imagineer Joe Rhode takes to the Disney Parks Blog for a special video explaining how the mythical Pandora – The World of Avatar expansion fits into the narrative and framework of Disney’s Animal Kingdom park in Walt Disney World. RELATED POST Did you see the unnervingly realistic AVATAR figure for the new PANDORA expansion? The immersive new land will feature two new signature attractions of Avatar Flight of Passage, where guests...

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WATCH: Sneak peek of “Belle” from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Feb20

WATCH: Sneak peek of “Belle” from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is nearly here and the marketing machine is well under way for the live-action remake of the animated classic. A new clip released today features a segment from the musical number “Belle.” The clip is a shortened version of the one shown at the Disney Parks sneak peek. RELATED POST BEAUTY AND THE BEAST takeover of Disneyland’s Fantasyland, Village Haus to change name/menu The film stars: Emma Watson as...

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James Earl Jones voicing Mufasa again for “live action” remake, plus Donald Glover as adult Simba
Feb20

James Earl Jones voicing Mufasa again for “live action” remake, plus Donald Glover as adult Simba

Mufasa roars back to life once more with James Earl Jones reprising his role as the iconic lion leader in the upcoming photo-realistic remake of THE LION KING and not only that but it was also confirmed that Donald Glover has signed on as the adult version of Simba. THE LION KING will be director Jon Favreau’s next collaboration with Disney following last year’s successful and technologically groundbreaking THE JUNGLE...

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