Disney-Pixar ready to move ONWARD in 2020, casting announced
Dec12

Disney-Pixar ready to move ONWARD in 2020, casting announced

Disney-Pixar officially announced yesterday the name, synopsis and casting for the upcoming feature-film ONWARD! Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney•Pixar’s ONWARD introduces two teenage elf brothers who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there. “At Pixar we try to create stories that come from some kind of personal truth,” said Scanlon. “This film was inspired by my own...

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Disney+ show THE MANDALORIAN announces casting; Pascal, Carano, Esposito
Dec12

Disney+ show THE MANDALORIAN announces casting; Pascal, Carano, Esposito

THE MANDALORIAN show finally made some casting announcements that include lead star Pedro Pascal (who you might recognize from Narcos). Star Wars fans have been in a dither since the announcement that a new original show is coming to the upcoming Disney+ streaming service that will bring together Disney’s film properties together under a single streaming service. Pascal was cast in the title role as a lone Mandalorian gunfighter...

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REVIEW: MARY POPPINS RETURNS is the practically perfect medicine 2018 needs
Dec12

REVIEW: MARY POPPINS RETURNS is the practically perfect medicine 2018 needs

Fifty four years after Walt Disney enchanted the world with his seminal masterpiece, MARY POPPINS, the studio has circled back to the untouchable classic for a sequel (not a remake). Based on the practically unadaptable book series by P.L. Travers, Walt’s team, lead by the legendary Sherman brothers, the original film has been loved by generations. I love MARY POPPINS. How many children have been convinced an umbrella would help...

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EVE upscale event amongst New Year’s offerings at Universal Studios Florida
Dec12

EVE upscale event amongst New Year’s offerings at Universal Studios Florida

If you’re looking to PARTY on New Year’s Eve in Orlando then it seems Universal Studios Florida has got you covered for the entire evening. From the park to their hotels and into CityWalk, there’s A LOT of festivities going on to ring in the new year. EVE AT UNIVERSAL CITYWALK Ring in 2019 at EVE, Universal CityWalk’s ultimate New Year’s Eve celebration. Guests 21 and up will enjoy signature drinks, feast on...

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First look at TROPICAL HIDEAWAY; Rosita, market stalls, historical tributes!
Dec11

First look at TROPICAL HIDEAWAY; Rosita, market stalls, historical tributes!

We’ve been chronicling the construction progress of of the new Tropical Hideaway for some time and Disney recently confirmed that the much-anticipated new dining area will be opening before the year’s end. The trader’s market is filled with details to discover around every nook and cranny and will feature market stalls offering “extraordinary eats from all corners of the world.” One cockatoo who has packed up...

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‘Merry’ is their middle name, literally! KNOTT’S MERRY FARM spreads Christmas cheer for 2018
Dec11

‘Merry’ is their middle name, literally! KNOTT’S MERRY FARM spreads Christmas cheer for 2018

It’s the merriest, yes the merriest! So merry, in fact, that each year it changes its name. Knott’s Merry Farm is back again this holiday season bringing with it its unique brand of holiday charm. Located in Buena Park, not too far from the Happiest (and most crowded) Place on Earth at the Disneyland Resort, the charming park is a great way to spend the holidays if you’re feeling a little bummed out by the crushing...

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Disney global box office locks in $7 billion for 2018
Dec10

Disney global box office locks in $7 billion for 2018

Propped up by a high performing set of super heroes and supported by a roster of smaller successes, the Walt Disney Studios yesterday surprassed the $7 billion mark in the global box office. This marks second time in history that any studio has surpassed the $7 billion mark, after Disney’s own industry-record 2016 global gross of $7.6 billion. Marvel’s Studios $2 billion hit Avengers: Infinity War is the No. 1 film of the year...

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Marvel expansion at Disney Parks, new concept art revealed
Dec10

Marvel expansion at Disney Parks, new concept art revealed

Today, Disney gave us some more tidbits into the backstory of the new Avengers Initiative that will bring Marvel superheros to Disney Parks around the world including California, Paris, and Hong Kong. RELATED POST LOOK: DISNEY/MARVEL FINALLY CONFIRM SUPER HERO THEMED LAND AT DCA, EXPANSION IN HONG KONG, PARIS As with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the idea for this Avengers Initiative is to find and develop new heroes to fight against...

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PICTORIAL: Construction continues as Christmas draws near; Star Wars, Downtown Disney, Parking
Dec09

PICTORIAL: Construction continues as Christmas draws near; Star Wars, Downtown Disney, Parking

As the Disney Holidays continue on at the Happiest Place on Earth, a hub-bub of activity also continues to be the norm as construction and refurbishment projects continue day to day. Today we’ve got a huge update with a look at ongoing work at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the new Mary Poppins Returns exhibit at the Disney Gallery, a taste of the newly reopened Napolini restaurant with its new fast-fire concept, and Salt &...

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KNOTT’S MERRY FARM New Year’s Eve celebration adds slew of extras, extended hours
Dec07

KNOTT’S MERRY FARM New Year’s Eve celebration adds slew of extras, extended hours

Knott’s New Year’s Eve Celebration is included with regular daytime admission and it’s bringing with it a whole host of extras to help ring in the new year. Entertainment Midnight Fireworks Spectacular ring in the New Year with a bang as the park’s skies light up for an aerial fireworks display PEANUTS characters will be posing for pictures with guests to celebrate the New Year next to the Calico Mine Stage Chipper Lowell,...

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