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Openings and re-openings at Disney Vacation Club and Disney villains are paying a visit, Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage will re-open on July 25th at Disneyland Park—with a new beloved character, holiday news announced for Disney Parks around the globe, Disney+ shared details about the upcoming original series The Santa Clauses, the LEGO Star Wars Summer Vacation trailer is out—and hilarious, the ZOMBIES 3 trailer introduces and out-of-this-world invasion, Say it With Pride: Disney+ Celebrates Pride 365 premieres on June 30th, and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Timeline Order is available now on Disney+. Plus, Darth Vader himself, Hayden Christensen, on getting into the (very heavy) costume, his first meeting with Ewan McGregor to talk Obi-Wan Kenobi, and his Disney Princess of a daughter.
Iman Vellani and Ms. Marvel are joining Avengers: Quantum Encounter aboard the Disney Wish, the planDisney podcast offers an inside look at Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind, Nat Geo's SharkFest will celebrate its 10th anniversary broadcasting on more platforms than ever before, premiere dates are set for ABC's biggest shows of the fall, a huge slate of Disney animated programming announced at the Annecy Film Festival, incredible casting news for Walt Disney Animation Studios' Strange World, first looks have been revealed for the homes at Cotino, and massive retail experiences announced for D23 Expo 2022. Plus, Lightyear star Chris Evans on Buzz vs. Cap, the chance of an MCU return, and all of his amazing Disney Parks favorites.
The biggest presentations announced for D23 Expo 2022, the Walt Disney Archives returns to D23 Expo with an all-new exhibit to celebrate 100 years of The Walt Disney Company, stunning America the Beautiful trailer revealed, more cast announced for the new Disney+ musical comedy The Muppets Mayhem, details on fan-favorite Halloween celebrations are returning to the Disneyland Resort, the Disney Wish christening ceremony will be livestreamed, Disney Channel's Hamster & Gretel has been cast, Ms. Marvel has arrived at Avengers Campus, Hulu has announced five new shows, and a Derek Jeter documentary series is coming to ESPN. Plus, Ms. Marvel star Iman Vellani on her epic journey to the role, working with Brie Larson on The Marvels, Avengers Campus, and the 72(!) questions she asked Kevin Feige.
New details for Marvel Studios' I Am Groot have been revealed, Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness to debut on Disney+, a new trailer has been released for Trevor: The Musical, Walt Disney Animation Studios breaks news about Strange World, 20th Century Studios' The Princess unveils a new kind of “Disney” princess, The Walt Disney Company will be the exclusive entertainment sponsor of the 2022 ESSENCE Festival of Culture, and the latest Disney On Ice show will feature Frozen and Encanto. Plus, Hollywood Stargirl star Judy Greer on Ant-Man antics, her Tomorrowland appearance, and how Fantasia changed her life.
Boba Fett and Fennec Shand have landed at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disneyland Park, all the massive announcements from Star Wars Celebration 2022, Disney+ Day returns on September 8th, a sneak peek at Pinocchio with Tom Hanks, big casting news for Disney Junior's Eureka!, TIME100: The World's Most Influential People special returning to ABC, and exciting details for Avengers Campus at Disneyland Paris. Plus, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness star Xochitl Gomez on her sanctum-onious audition, a scene we didn't see, and acting in The Little Mermaid… when she was five.
Big Disney+ and Hulu announcements from National Streaming Day, the first trailer for Family Reboot is here, Marvel Studios has released new details on Thor: Love and Thunder, the first performers for EPCOT's Eat to the Beat Concert Series lineup have been announced, a sneak peek of Lightyear is coming to Disney Parks and Disney Cruise Line, the Disney Springs Art Walk launches this month, National Geographic Expeditions has announced their full lineup of 2023 Signature Land itineraries, and Disney Original Documentary has announced an upcoming feature documentary about Elton John. Plus, Walt Disney Imagineer Wyatt Winter guides us through the wild Easter eggs, awesome song selection process, and stellar surprises awaiting guests on Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT.
The 2022 Disney Pride Collection is here, the hilarious She-Hulk trailer has dropped, details revealed about Disney and Pixar's upcoming feature film Elemental, Trevor: The Musical coming to Disney+, new info on the Disney+ series Family Reboot, production has begun on the new Marvel Studios series Echo, the Star Wars series Ahsoka has started filming, Hulu and Onyx have greenlit Unprisoned, massive music festivals coming to Hulu, three new shows coming to ABC, date announced for the 2023 Academy Awards, and Disney Junior Tour coming to 80 North American cities. Plus, Disney Legend Danny Elfman on scoring Mystic Manor, making Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, and his favorite scene from Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness had a huge opening weekend, Avatar: The Way of Water teaser trailer has been released, Disney's Summer Magic Quest special debuts in June on Disney Channel, BUNK'D will return next month with an expanded season, Disney is developing a new animated series based on the novel Cookies & Milk, Aryan Simhadri and Leah Sava Jeffries will co-star in Disney+'s Percy Jackson And The Olympians, a trailer and poster for the upcoming original film Rise has debuted, Disney+ has greenlit a new music-filled movie that will return viewers to the world of the Descendants franchise titled The Pocketwatch, Frederick Douglass is now being honored at Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln in Disneyland, there's a new Disney twenty-three magazine with a focus on the Disney Wish, Ashley Eckstein is hosting a new Star Wars series for kids, and an upcoming "Obi-Wan Wednesdays" products program will follow the footsteps of "Mando Mondays." Plus, from Disney princesses to a real-life princess, legendary animator Mark Henn on animating Mickey Mouse, his favorite heroine to draw, and creating Young Simba for the Disney+ Sketchbook series.
New Obi-Wan Kenobi trailer released, the latest Star Wars Celebration news including an out-of-this-world D23 Galactic Disco, details on the life-simulation adventure game Disney Dreamlight Valley, Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge VR experience has come to Disney Springs, Disneyland Resort's big Halloween season announcements, Halloween on the High Seas is bringing a touch of Hocus Pocus to Disney Cruise Line, Disney Junior announcements from Disney Junior Fun Fest, Disney+'s Olivia Rodrigo: driving home 2 u (a SOUR film) is expanding to Hulu and Freeform, a new trailer for Chip ‘N Dale: Rescue Rangers, Disney Intertwined has been picked up for season two on Disney+, and big news about the Disney+ sequel Hollywood Stargirl. Plus, Moon Knight stars Oscar Isaac and May Calamawy on getting a body scan, visiting Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, Steven's accent, and who's “in control” of the body now.
Pixar has released a new trailer for Lightyear, Finding Nemo: The Big Blue...and Beyond! will open this summer a Disney's Animal Kingdom, the Avengers Campus music loop is now streaming, Genius season four will focus on Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X, the premiere of The Kardashians on Hulu had big ratings, and even more guests added to Star Wars Celebration. Plus, Disneyland President Ken Potrock talks reimagining Toontown, changes to the treehouse, evolving Downtown Disney, and a Pixar-themed hotel.
In this special, bonus episode of D23 Inside Disney podcast, the stars of Better Nate Than Ever—Rueby Woods and Aria Brooks—discuss on-set antics, making a big Disney musical, and what it was like inside the Stitch costume.
The Thor: Love and Thunder trailer is here, a Sammy Davis, Jr. limited series is in the works at Hulu, Life and Beth has been renewed for season 2 at Hulu, season two of The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder is in production, a new short from The Simpsons, When Billie Met Lisa (starring Billie Eilish) is coming Disney+, Star Wars: Galactic Pals has debuted on StarWarsKids.com, Star Wars Celebration announces more stars from The Clone Wars and The Mandalorian, an Eternals Celestial will appear in Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT, and casting for key roles for A Small Light is complete. Plus, Amphibia guest star Jason Ritter on family trips to Disneyland, vocal lessons for Frozen 2, and the greatest Gravity Falls Easter egg.
Mr. Knight has arrived at Avengers Campus, ABC revealed its summer slate of unscripted series and specials, Star Wars Celebration adds more celebrities and more panels, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga is here, Dancing With the Stars is coming to Disney+ this fall, the Disney+ original movie Sneakerella has a new trailer and poster, Percy Jackson and the Olympians Disney+ series finds its Percy, and an original star of National Treasure is joining the Disney+ original series. Plus, Disney's Dr. Mark Penning on his favorite furry friend at Disney's Animal Kingdom, tigers rolling in perfume, and magical ways the parks are celebrating Earth Day.
Opening date announced for Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT, menu details for Connections Café and Eatery coming to EPCOT, GLAAD Awards (with Disney winners) to stream on Hulu, Hoop-Dee-Doo Revue is reopening at Walt Disney World this summer, new ways to celebrate Encanto are coming to Disneyland Resort, traditional character greetings at Disneyland, Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line are returning, new stars confirmed for Star Wars Celebration, Disney Original Documentary has announced a new feature project on Muppets creator and visionary Jim Henson, The Bob's Burgers Movie trailer has debuted, the trailer for Disney+'s The Quest has arrived, and Soul, The United States vs. Billie Holliday and Summer of Soul win Grammys. Plus, Raven's Home powerhouse Raven-Symoné on reuniting with That's So Raven stars, duetting with Julie Andrews, and the enduring appeal of “zetus lapetus!”
The Walt Disney Company takes home six Academy Awards, Only Murders in the Building season 2 trailer and release date reveled, heroes like Belle and Sully fend off evil forces in the new mobile game Disney Mirrorverse, Eggstravaganza 2022 is happening now at Disneyland Resort, H2O Glow After Hours returns this summer, Star Wars Celebration announces its first guests, and Margaret Cho has joined the cast of Disney+'s teen rom-com Prom Pact. Plus, Better Nate Than Ever director Tim Federle on making Lilo & Stitch a musical, Sister Act 3, and what to expect on season three of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.
Three rhino siblings were introduced to each other at Disney's Animal Kingdom, Disneyland Paris announces plans for Disney Village, the planDisney podcast has arrived, official trailer revealed for the Disney+ original film OLIVIA RODRIGO: driving home 2 u (a SOUR film), Sketchbook is a one-of-a-kind drawing experience from Disney Animation that will stream on Disney+, Joe Buck and Troy Aikman are coming to Monday Night Football, and the 94th Oscars have announced their all-star band and more presenters. Plus, Better Nate Than Ever star Lisa Kudrow on family trips to Disneyland, why we shouldn't ask her to sing, and if she'd do a Romy and Michele's High School Reunion reunion.
First full trailer for The Kardashians unveiled, teaser released for Obi-Wan Kenobi, additional star presenters have been announced for The Oscars, The Muppets are joining Holey Moley on ABC, a new Encanto-inspired garden has debuted at EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival, dining and design changes are coming to Disney's BoardWalk Resort, new looks at musical shows aboard the Disney Wish, Grown-ish has been renewed for season five at Freeform and are brining on a black-ish star, Disney+ will be releasing sing-along versions of fan-favorite musicals beginning with Encanto, Polar Bear premieres on Disney+ on Earth Day, Disney+ has debuted the trailer for Parallels, and the first look at Marvel Studios' Ms. Marvel revealed. Plus, Home Economics star Topher Grace on kissing Miss Piggy, the story behind that Club 33 t-shirt, and how the original Disney-MGM Studios inspired him to move to Hollywood.
Disney animal care experts rehabilitate and release manatee, Disney+ will be introducing an ad-supported tier this year, Disney Original Documentary has acquired the worldwide rights to the Sundance darling Mija, the 94th Oscars have announced their first groups of presenters, Disney Junior Fun Fest is coming to Disney California Adventure Park, a new look at the Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind attraction vehicles, Turning Red-inspired food and experiences are coming to Disney Parks and Disney Cruise Line, and The Muppets Mayhem has been greenlit at Disney+. Plus, Cheaper by the Dozen star Zach Braff on getting a hip-hop coach for his smooth moves, rebooting Scrubs, and his quest for Chicken Little merchandise.
D23 answers Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser questions for its opening week, Disney+ reveals Better Nate Than Ever trailer, fan-favorite Marvel live-action series coming to Disney+, Finneas and Billie Eilish bring boy bands back in Turning Red, Encanto continues its Billboard chart reign, James Mangold to direct a Buster Keaton biopic, and Disney's big SAG Awards winners. Plus, Disney Fairy Tale Weddings' Korri McFann talks wildly magical proposals, early morning photo shoots, and the most surprising Disney place to tie the knot.
Disney Cruise Line news from expanded Disney Wonder itineraries to new experiences on the Disney Wish, Step Into…The Movies with Derek and Julianne Hough is coming to ABC, Disneyland Resort announces the return of nighttime spectaculars, OLIVIA RODRIGO: driving home 2 u coming to Disney+, Disney+ has announced a second season of Launchpad, the original shorts series Ice Age: Scrat Tales will debut on April 13th, and John Williams will be composing the Obi-Wan Kenobi theme. Plus, American Idol executive producer Megan Michaels Wolflick reveals the most over sung song, why Alabama is her favorite state to find talent, and which judge she associates with “Poor Unfortunate Souls.”
Disney+ breaks Obi-Wan Kenobi series news, the hilarious first trailer for Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers, more details announced for food and fun at the Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival, Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons brings more magic to weddings, American Idol is filming at Aulani Resort, Marvel Studios and Disney+ commercials from the Big Game, hosts announced for the 94th Oscars, Summer of Soul gets a network television premiere on ABC ahead of The Oscars, and a Futurama revival is coming to Hulu. Plus, a Disney Imagineer shares everything you need to know about Storyliving by Disney, the magical, new Disney-branded communities.
The Walt Disney Company earns 23 Academy Award nominations, West Side Story coming to Disney+, the music from Encanto continues to top charts, Pixar announces new voice cast members for Lightyear, epic new series and movies coming to Disney+ and Disney Channels from Disney Branded Television including Prom Pact and The Naughty Nine, Disney+ releases a hilarious trailer for Cheaper By The Dozen, More Than Robots will debut at SXSW Film Festival and Disney+ next month, Disney+ has ordered A Small Light from National Geographic, Hulu announced their lineup of upcoming original series including the third and final season of Love Victor, and fans got an early trailer for The Orville: New Horizons. Plus, West Side Story's Rachel Zegler on singing with Spielberg, the upcoming live-action Snow White, and loving Figment, Spaceship Earth, and Rise of the Resistance.
Spring 2022 Disney twenty-three publication arrives with an exclusive Turning Red cover, Encanto keeps breaking (musical) records, Celebrate Soulfully honors Black heritage at the Disney Parks this February, Disney Live Entertainment will produce the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games Opening Ceremony, more incredible entertainment coming to the Magic Kingdom for the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary, and new experiences and topiaries are coming the EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival next month. Plus, Disney Princess – The Concert star Susan Egan on bringing Belle to life on Broadway, creating Hercules' sassy Meg, and running away from Meryl Streep.
New experiences coming to Toy Story Land at Walt Disney World Resort in 2022, ESPN shows and experiences are coming to Disneyland for the week of the Big Game, new details on the 30th anniversary of Disneyland Paris, the award-winning National Geographic documentary Torn is coming to Disney+, a series inspired by the award-winning book The Crossover by Kwame Alexander is set to go at Disney+, Percy Jackson and the Olympians series goes into production this summer, big Big City Greens news including a movie musical, three river cruise vacations are coming to Adventures by Disney in 2023, Disney Cruise Line introduces Pixar Day at Sea, and the LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga trailer and launch date have been revealed. Plus, Sofia Carson on spending the night in the Dream Suite, her go-to Disney karaoke song, how Descendants changed her life, and why it's important to be “Loud.”
A star-studded Mousequerade returns and Walt Disney's company plane will be on exhibit at D23 Expo 2022 presented by Visa, The Bob's Burgers Movie trailer has been released, Disney+ has announced a premiere date for The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder, Disney+ announced new movies and specials to premiere on Earth Day, The Santa Clause will return with Tim Allen in a Disney+ series, Marvel Studios' Moon Knight trailer reveals a new character, season three of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series has new stars and a chilly new musical on deck, Disney+ has debuted the trailer for The Wonderful Winter of Mickey Mouse, the Garden Rocks Concert Series is returning to the EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival, and The Grand Floridian Spa is reopening at Walt Disney World Resort. Plus, Promised Land star Bellamy Young on Scandal-ous moments, raising a glass with her new cast, and why fireworks are her favorite thing at Disney parks.
D23 Expo 2022 news, Turning Red to premiere exclusively on Disney+, premiere date and starry voice cast announced for Disney Junior's Alice's Wonderland Bakery, ABC has ordered an additional season of the global phenomenon Grey's Anatomy, The Beatles: Get Back - The Rooftop Concert to get an IMAX release, and the Encanto motion picture soundtrack has topped the Billboard 200 Chart. Plus, The Book of Boba Fett stars Temeura Morrison and Ming-Na Wen discuss first impressions, the power of Disney animation, creating the dazzling series, and… a potential musical episode?!
Typhoon Lagoon has re-opened with new treats, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness trailer drops, Hulu's follow-up to Keeping Up With The Kardashians has received a title and trailer, and Disney+ has unveiled a trailer for the all-new animated film The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild. Plus, Hawkeye directors Bert and Bertie talk the Easter eggs you missed, that crazy Kingpin reveal, and what could be next for Laura Barton and Maya.
From Walt Disney World 50th, Luca, and WandaVision to Angelina Jolie, Avengers Campus and Encanto the hosts reveal their top picks from 2021 and what they can't wait for in 2022, including Lightyear, Disney Wish, Hocus Pocus 2, Galactic Starcruiser, Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, D23 Expo, and more!
Disney+ is teaming with Apple SharePlay for video watch parties, Free Guy is coming to Disney+, Marvel's Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur releases its first teaser trailer, Disney Branded Television is developing supernatural series The Witchverse, BUNK'D renewed for Season 6, a baby rhino was born at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park, select fan-favorite tours from the Enchanting Extras Collection at Walt Disney World Resort returning in 2022, and Flowers and Trees, Return of the Jedi and WALL-E have been added to the National Film Registry. Plus, Home Sweet Home Alone star Ally Maki on her best Giggle McDimples merch, dressing as Jasmine, filming in a snowstorm, and having her face stepped on by Ellie Kemper.
CookieAnn Bakery Café is now open at Shanghai Disneyland, more live entertainment and events announced for Disneyland Resort in 2022, details released for the 2022 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival, Disney Branded Television is in development with Wilmer Valderrama on a reimagined Zorro series, Freeform's first animated series has been greenlit, Disney Branded Television has begun production on the “super” new series Meet the Mayhems, Marvel Studios' Eternals is coming to Disney+, Lucasfilm Games and Quantic Dream unveiled the first trailer for Star Wars Eclipse, Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed concept art for Strange World, and new episodes of Disney+ original series The World According To Jeff Goldblum. Plus, delightful Disney diva Vanessa Williams on making “Colors of the Wind,” Disney parks at the holidays, Ugly Betty's stylish legacy, and playing a fabulous purple-haired pelican on T.O.T.S.
Disneyland After Dark is back for 2022, limited-time festivals returning to Disneyland Resort in 2022, ABC's midseason shows have been announced, all seasons of The Office are coming to Freeform, and the season two premiere event is set for Disney Channel's Secrets of Sulphur Springs. Plus, legendary animator Eric Goldberg on summoning a Genie, staying at home with Goofy, and creating pure magic in Cirque du Soleil's Drawn to Life.
Encanto led the Thanksgiving weekend box office, Good Morning America gives back for the holidays, Walt Disney World's newest baby zebra has a name, Ron's Gone Wrong is crashing onto Disney+, and Clint Barton and Kate Bishop have arrived at Avengers Campus. Plus, Hawkeye star Hailee Steinfeld on childhood Disneyland trips, training to play Kate Bishop, and giggling with Jeremy Renner.
Amazing announcements at Destination D23 from Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, D23 announces its 2020 event lineup, the Walt Disney Archives Heroes & Villains exhibit will make its next stop at the Henry Ford Museum in Michigan, Freeform reveals January premieres, Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear's Emmy Award-Winning Live in Front of a Studio Audience will return with The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes, and Hailey's On It! has been greenlit by Disney Branded Television. Plus, Encanto's Lin-Manuel Miranda and Stephanie Beatriz on the magical musical Madrigal family and Moana and The Little Mermaid and Disneyland and Star Wars and… essentially everything Disney.
Massive announcements from Disney+ Day, holidays magic at Disneyland Resort, Mickey's Toontown at Disneyland Park will be reimagined in 2023, "The World's Most Magical Celebration" is now added to the official Walt Disney World Playlist, The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn Bristowe is joining the Dancing With the Stars live tour, and Disney's Holiday Magic Quest returns to Disney Channel and Disney+. Plus, Disney CEO Bob Chapek on the magic of Make-A-Wish, a hidden secret on the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, and being on Main Street U.S.A. on Disneyland's reopening day.
Exciting announcements to be revealed on Disney+ Day, the Disney Ultimate Toy Drive kicks off for the holiday season, Adventures by Disney announce their first expedition cruises to the Arctic, Disney has greenlit the family animated comedy Primos, Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge VR experience is coming to Downtown Disney, Eternals have arrived at Avengers Campus, and new trailer for ESPN's Tom Brady: The Man in the Arena. Plus, Eternals stars Angelina Jolie and Kumail Nanjiani reveal their biggest Marvel surprises, hilarious Disneyland stories, and if Maleficent or Thena would win in a battle.
New Eternals AR story experience available now from The Disney Movie Insiders app, a baby zebra was born at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, Jordan Fisher will perform an original song at the 95th The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to celebrate the Disney Wish, Disney Junior has greenlit Firebuds, ABC and Freeform have announced their spectacular holiday programming, teaser released for Pixar's Lightyear, new cast members for Hocus Pocus 2 announced, The Book of Boba Fett trailer reveals new details, The Simpsons are celebrating Disney+ Day with a new short (and Goofy), and Encanto is featured on the cover of the new Disney twenty-three magazine. Plus, Olaf himself—Josh Gad—talks making Frozen, what to expect from the Beauty and the Beast series, and delightfully distilling Disney stories for Olaf Presents.
The Plaza Point holiday store is now open, EPCOT International Festival of the Arts is coming in January, Disney Cruise Line will debut a new float at The 95th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, details for dining options aboard the Disney Wish have been revealed, Star Wars: Castaways is coming to Apple Arcade, The Story of Marvel Studios is available now, Rise, a new film based on the lives of basketball champs Giannis, Thanasis and Kostas Antetokounmpo, will premiere on Disney+ in 2022, and The World According to Jeff Goldblum season two trailer is here. Plus, George Kalogridis shares 50 years of magic and memories, from bussing tables at the Contemporary Resort in 1971 to being the Global Ambassador for the World's Most Magical Celebration.
Adventure Thru the Walt Disney Archives is coming to Disney+, new Hawkeye trailer and premiere announcement, Olaf Presents to premiere on Disney+ Day, new trailer for The Beatles: Get Back, Diary of a Wimpy Kid trailer has been released, History of the World Part II variety series from Mel Brooks has been ordered at Hulu, ABC's latest Singalong features the music of Queen—and Darren Criss, holiday news from Disney Parks around the world, two popular experiences return to Disneyland Resort, and a new Disney Wish exhibit has opened at the Walt Disney Presents attraction in Disney's Hollywood Studios. Plus, Disney Television Animation's Rob LaDuca and Mark Seidenberg on new holiday specials, working with Dick Van Dyke, and that unforgettable Gummi Bears theme song.
Remembering Disney Legend Ruthie Tompson, Disney Parks Collection now available on Disney+, trailer released for Home Sweet Home Alone, Star Wars has launched Bring Home the Bounty to debut new products weekly, Disney Genie launch date announced for Walt Disney World Resort, Disney Wonderful Worlds is available now, new experiences for kids and teens are coming to the Disney Wish, Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2022 will celebrate its 50th anniversary show with its first-ever Spanish language countdown from Puerto Rico, and Huluween returns with second season of Bite Size Halloween. Plus, Jordan Fisher on his epic Magic Kingdom Fairy Tale Wedding, falling asleep to Disney movies, and joining the Star Wars galaxy.
Highlights from Walt Disney World Resort's 50th anniversary celebration—plus exciting announcements about the return of entertainment experiences and character meet-and-greets, two popular Disney shows are renewed, The Book of Boba Fett sets its Disney+ debut date, the ghoulish trailer for Just Beyond released, American Born Chinese has been greenlit by Disney+, and new trailer and poster revealed for Encanto. Plus, Muppets Gonzo and Pepé the King Prawn reveal Easter eggs fans will love in Muppets Haunted Mansion and remember that time they filled Miss Piggy's dressing room with whipped cream.
The Muppets Haunted Mansion trailer has been released, The Orville is coming to Hulu, first official trailer for Welcome to Earth hosted by Will Smith has debuted, Disney Halloween Time returns to Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Main Street Confectionery has re-opened at Magic Kingdom Park. Plus, Imagineer Jonathan Peters talks Remy's Ratatouille Adventure details, creating Creations Shop, and designing Space 220.
Disney+ Day —with new content and experiences— just announced, Marvel Studios' Victoria Alonso big promotion, final trailer for West Side Story has been released, guest voices announced for The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder, details on Disney+ and Pixar Animation Studios' A Spark Story, Sal & Gabi Break the Universe is in development as a comedy series, a baby white rhino was born at Disney's Animal Kingdom, The Art of Star Wars: The Mandalorian Season 2 book is coming this December, Marvel's Hit-Monkey to premiere exclusively on Hulu, and Hamilton's big Emmy win. Plus, Star Wars: Visions star Bobby Moynihan on Ducktales, Disneyland pranks, kissing Miss Piggy, and playing Jabba the Hutt's cousin.
Candlelight Processional returns to EPCOT, first look at menus for Walt Disney World's Steakhouse 71, Disney honors George Kalogridis with a Main Street, U.S.A. window at Magic Kingdom, a Funko Pop!-inspired Grogu balloon coming to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series and Only Murders in the Building greenlit for new seasons, Disney+ has debuted the official trailer for Marvel Studios' Hawkeye, The Simpsons season 32 streams September 29th on Disney+, Disney+'s Hallowstream debuts September 24th, Among the Stars key art and trailer released, D23: The Official Disney Fan Club has launched its official app, celebrity cast of the new season of Dancing With the Stars revealed, The Little Mermaid heads to Memorial Day 2023, and Disney wins big at the 2021 Creative Arts Emmys. Plus, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series star Dara Reneé takes on Elsa, the Incredicoaster, and Disney's Magic Bake-Off.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings smashes Labor Day box office record, The Ghost and Molly McGee gets a season two order before the season one premiere, Big Shot renewed at Disney+, animated Diary of a Wimpy Kid film is coming to Disney+ in December, trailer for LEGO Star Wars Terrifying Tales debuts, a special celebrating Time's annual list of the World's Most Influential People returns to ABC, delightful details on Pixarfest, Disney teams up with Starlight Children's Foundation to create Pixar-themed hospital gowns, Freeform's 31 Nights of Halloween schedule is here, HalloweenTime at the Disneyland Resort is back – breaking down the highlights, holidays return to Disneyland Resort on November 12th, Creations Shop opens at EPCOT later this month, Disneyland Paris will kick off its 30th Anniversary Celebration in six months, and Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy Edge - Last Call details revealed. Plus, Simu Liu reveals what part of filming Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings reminded him of a Disneyland ride—and the biggest Marvel secrets he kept.
The Dapper Dans are returning to Disneyland, the Walt Disney Archives to present an all-new exhibit at the Bowers Museum, The Most Magical Story on Earth: 50 Years of Walt Disney World is coming to ABC, Shark Tank and Celebrity Wheel of Fortune are set to return with celebrity surprises, new Walt Disney World annual passes are on the way, a new look at Disney KiteTails coming soon to Disney's Animal Kingdom, the baby gorilla at Disney's Animal Kingdom has a name, first teaser trailer released for Spider-Man: No Way Home, and Disney+ releases the Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. trailer. Plus, Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings star Awkwafina on being a Marvel action star, a magical dragon, and The Little Mermaid's best friend (plus, how she hilariously drove a bus wrong and loving Spaceship Earth at EPCOT).
The final Eternals trailer has revelations, big announcements from Disney Branded Television, original movie From the Desk of Zoe Washington being developed, Freeform's annual Halloween Road is back in person, stunning video from the first day of rehearsals for the re-opening of The Lion King on Broadway, Disney Uncharted Adventure interactive game is coming to the Disney Wish, reflections on Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings, more than 3,000 Star Wars props have arrived at the Walt Disney Archives, Disney Genie is coming this fall to help plan your best Disney day, and Alex Honnold will be featured on a new show for Nat Geo on Disney+. Plus, Monsters at Work star Ben Feldman talks screaming (a lot), meeting Mickey Mouse at Disneyland, and being upstaged by Lady and Tramp.
DisneyMusicVEVO hits a milestone, details on Tenaya Stone Spa coming to Disney's Grand Californian Hotel, the Disney's Magic Bake-Off in-person experience is coming to Downtown Disney District and Disney Springs, festiveness announced for “Disney Very Merriest After Hours” at Magic Kingdom, Space 220 Restaurant opening at EPCOT, Cirque Du Soleil and Disney announce news on Drawn To Life, Home Sweet Home Alone is coming to Disney+, and Disney+ debuts the trailer for Star Wars: Visions. Plus, Imagineer Jeanette Lomboy talks the surprising magic of Aulani and the hidden details at Disneyland attractions you may have missed.
Disney twenty-three celebrates 50 enchanting years of Walt Disney World Resort, season two of Star Wars: The Bad Batch announced, diving into season two of Short Circuit, the trailer for season two of Diary Of A Future President is revealed, Hulu announces premiere dates and trailers for upcoming original programming, construction updates from Germany on the Disney Wish, Orange Bird joins the “Disney Fab 50 Character Collection” at the Walt Disney World Resort. Plus, Beauty and the Beast's Luke Evans on reprising Gaston, the live-action Pinocchio, and why Disney fans will love Nine Perfect Strangers.
The scoop on Disneyland Resort's Magic Key program, new details for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, indulgences for adults coming to the Disney Wish, Love, Victor has been renewed for season three at Hulu, The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers renewed for season two at Disney+, Hawkeye has set a release date, Walt Disney Animation Studios to release Disney Presents Goofy in How to Stay at Home, Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. starts streaming on September 8th, LEGO Star Wars Terrifying Tales coming to Disney+, Disney's Storybook Advent Calendars are back, Jungle Cruise debuts at #1 and “secret skippers” Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt surprised Disneyland guests on the Jungle Cruise ride. Plus, Good Morning America's Robin Roberts spills the tea on her new Disney+ series, becoming a Disney Legend, and her magical One Day at Disney.
Inside the Walt Disney Archives opens at Graceland, new details about Destination D23 2021 – Walt Disney World, 2021 Disney Accelerator creators have been announced, Disney Cruise Line resuming Bahamian cruises from Florida, The Simpsons season 33 premiere will be a musical episode, special guests coming to season three of Amphibia, a new Billie Eilish concert film will make Disney+ viewers Happier Than Ever, and new lineup for Pixar Animation Studios' SparkShorts program unveiled. Plus, Paul Rudish and Elsa Chang talk about how the new season of The Wonderful World of Mickey Mouse is a tribute to Disney movies and theme parks from Snow White to the Tiki Room.