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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FLORA & ULYSSES is being adapted for Disney+
Jul01

FLORA & ULYSSES is being adapted for Disney+

FLORA & ULYSSES is one of the latest announcements coming from the soon-to-launch Disney+ streaming service. Directed by Lena Khan and based on the Newberry Award–winning children’s book, the film started started last month in Vancouver. FLORA & ULYSSES tells the story of 10-year-old Flora, an avid comic book fan and a self-avowed cynic, who saves a squirrel she names Ulysses only to have its unique superhero powers wreak...

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Check out the Pixar and Disney Animation activations for the 2019 #D23Expo!
Jun25

Check out the Pixar and Disney Animation activations for the 2019 #D23Expo!

We already knew that D23 Expo 2019 was going to offer an official Walt Disney Studios panel but now we have even more details about how the Walt Disney Animation Studios and the Pixar Animation Studios will be presented at the D23 Expo 2019! Aside from the big panel and other smaller ones, guests can expect an exciting assortment of offerings including interactive displays, artist autograph signings, sharable photo opportunities, and...

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New ‘Chip ‘n’ Dale’ shorts coming to Disney+
Jun11

New ‘Chip ‘n’ Dale’ shorts coming to Disney+

Chip ‘n’ Dale is a new series of shorts that are in production for Disney+! First revealed Annecy International Animated Film Festival, D23 confirmed today that there will be 39 epsidoes at seven-minute each which will chronicle the beloved little critters’ adventures in the big city through nonverbal, classic-style comedy. Disney’s London-based animation team partnered with the award-winning Parisian production studio Xilam Animation...

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‘Legend of the Three Caballeros’ confirmed for Disney+ at launch!
Jun09

‘Legend of the Three Caballeros’ confirmed for Disney+ at launch!

Done in the original character styling (instead of the newer Duck Tales style), the LEGEND OF THE THREE CABALLEROS is an animated series that first debuted last year in the Philippines and later in Asia but it was confirmed by D23 that the animated series would be available on Disney+ at launch! Donald’s latest TV venture is also one of his most thrilling. LEGEND OF THE THREE CABALLEROS reunites Disney’s top duck with his two amigos...

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#D23Expo: 2019 HALL D23 schedule of events include Studios, Legends, Disney+
Jun06

#D23Expo: 2019 HALL D23 schedule of events include Studios, Legends, Disney+

With just few short months ahead before D23 Expo 2019 rocks Southern California, Disney has released some more scheduling information for some of the more highly anticipated panels coming to the 6,800-seat Hall D23 at the Anaheim Convention Center!  Hall D23 Events and Presentations for 2019: Friday, August 23 Disney Legends Awards Ceremony WHEN: 10:30 a.m. The ceremony, hosted by Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger, will once again...

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‘Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator’ providing opportunities on Disney+ to directors from underrepresented backgrounds
Jun05

‘Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator’ providing opportunities on Disney+ to directors from underrepresented backgrounds

Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator is a new program launched by Disney aimed at providing new opportunity for up to six (6) directors from underrepresented backgrounds to present diverse perspectives through the production of original, live-action short films for proposed initial exhibition on the upcoming streaming service Disney+. Disney Launchpad is a seven-month immersive program based at The Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, Calif....

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CAPTAIN MARVEL taking you higher, further, faster at home
May09

CAPTAIN MARVEL taking you higher, further, faster at home

Sure, there’s been a lot of hub-bub about CAPTAIN MARVEL being one of the first theatrical releases to launch exclusively on the upcoming Disney+ but Disney isn’t giving up on the home market either. CAPTAIN MARVEL will be available on Digital in HD and 4K Ultra HD™ and Movies Anywhere May 28, and lands on Blu-ray™ and Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD™ June 11. This issue of the film will include several Featurettes that highlight the...

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ANDI MACK star to lead contemporary princess film for Disney+, SECRET SOCIETY OF SECOND BORN ROYALS
May09

ANDI MACK star to lead contemporary princess film for Disney+, SECRET SOCIETY OF SECOND BORN ROYALS

Actress Peyton Elizabeth Lee, lauded for her role on the acclaimed Disney Channel series “Andi Mack,” has won the lead role in the original movie “Secret Society of Second Born Royals,” a contemporary princess story for Disney+, the upcoming streaming service. The movie will begin production this month in Toronto. “Secret Society of Second Born Royals” introduces Sam (Peyton Lee), a rebellious...

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