Disney+ conjures up Hocus Pocus 2 trailer

The trailer and teaser art for the highly anticipated Disney+ Original movie Hocus Pocus 2, reuniting Disney Legend Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy, were released today. It’s been 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurrected the 17th century sisters, and they are looking for revenge. Now it is up to … Continue reading “Disney+ conjures up Hocus Pocus 2 trailer”

Disney+ debuts Fan’s Guide to Ms. Marvel

Last week, Disney+ and Marvel Studios released the long-awaited Ms. Marvel. Ms. Marvel introduces Kamala Khan, a Muslim American teenager growing up in Jersey City. Think Ramy meets Spider-Man: Homecoming. An avid gamer and a voracious fan-fiction scribe, Kamala is a Superhero megafan with an oversized imagination—particularly when it comes to Captain Marvel. Yet Kamala … Continue reading “Disney+ debuts Fan’s Guide to Ms. Marvel”

Disney names Dana Walden head of DGE Content

The Walt Disney Company has named Dana Walden as Chairman, Disney General Entertainment Content, it was announced today by Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company. In this role, Walden will lead the company’s general entertainment content engine that creates original entertainment and news programming for Disney’s streaming platforms and its cable and … Continue reading “Disney names Dana Walden head of DGE Content”

From Strange to Lightyear, Disney’s CinemaCon rundown

CinemaCon 2022 ran from April 25-28, and has been occurring annually since 2021. Caesars Palace is the home of CinemaCon this year where studios such as Sony Pictures, Neon, Warner Brothers, Disney, Universal, Focus, Paramount, and Lions Gate shared what we can expect to see in theaters over the next few years.  Disney brought us … Continue reading “From Strange to Lightyear, Disney’s CinemaCon rundown”

Disney+ releases ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ trailer to kick off Star Wars Day

Happy Star Wars Day! Today, to kick off Star Wars Day, Disney+ released a brand-new trailer and key art for Obi-Wan Kenobi (starring Ewan McGregor), offering a riveting look at the highly anticipated limited series.  The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith where Obi-Wan Kenobi faced his greatest defeat—the … Continue reading “Disney+ releases ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ trailer to kick off Star Wars Day”

DeSantis continues to punish Disney for supporting LGBTQ+ rights

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed legislation on Friday that strips Disney of a special district that covers Walt Disney World, after the company came out publicly against HB 1557, commonly referred to as the “don’t say gay” bill. DeSantis signed the bill after the Republican-led Florida House passed House Bill 3C Thursday in a 70-38 … Continue reading “DeSantis continues to punish Disney for supporting LGBTQ+ rights”

Disney and Pixar launch new Lightyear trailer

Disney and Pixar launched a new trailer for the highly anticipated Lightyear, revealing new details about the upcoming sci-fi action-adventure. The definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear, the hero who inspired the toy, Lightyear follows the legendary Space Ranger after he’s marooned on a hostile planet 4.2 million light-years from Earth alongside his commander and their crew. As … Continue reading “Disney and Pixar launch new Lightyear trailer”

Dancing with the Stars moves to Disney+

After an impressive 30 seasons on ABC, Dancing with the Stars is moving to a new home on Disney+. The hit series received a two-season pickup and will premiere exclusively in the U.S. and Canada this Fall, making Dancing with the Stars the first live series to debut on the streaming service. Dancing with the Stars premiered on ABC in … Continue reading “Dancing with the Stars moves to Disney+”

Disney+ debuts teaser for ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’

It’s almost time to go back to the galaxy far, far away. Today, Disney+ released the teaser trailer for Obi-Wan Kenobi, giving fans an exciting first look at the highly-anticipated limited series, which launches exclusively on the streaming service on May 25. The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events of Star Wars: Revenge of the … Continue reading “Disney+ debuts teaser for ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’”

Every strange and amazing Disney+ reveal in the Big Game

Disney+ debuted a new spot during Sunday’s Big Game where Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings) shared that the streamer has the greatest movies and shows of all time—the GOATs, literally. In case you don’t know the meaning of GOAT, it’s “Greatest of all time.” The promo takes fans … Continue reading “Every strange and amazing Disney+ reveal in the Big Game”

Disney remembers the beloved and iconic star Betty White

Disney remembers Betty White, the beloved and iconic star of The Golden Girls, who passed away on December 31, 2021, just a few weeks shy of her 100th birthday. The film and television actress was named a Disney Legend—the prestigious honor bestowed upon individuals in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to The Walt Disney Company—in 2009. “Rest … Continue reading “Disney remembers the beloved and iconic star Betty White”

A look at Disney, Marvel and 20th Century Oscar hopefuls

We’re a few weeks out from the Oscar nominations, but we are getting other nominations from the, DGA, PGA, AGD and WGA which are giving us clues as to what may be nominated for the Super Bowl of awards shows. This week, we look at Disney, who is the empire encompassing Marvel, LucasFilm, 20th Century … Continue reading “A look at Disney, Marvel and 20th Century Oscar hopefuls”

Disney+ debuts trailer and key art for Marvel Studios’ Moon Knight

This is going to be a good knight. Tonight, Disney+ debuted a thrilling, brand-new trailer for the upcoming Marvel Studios’ series Moon Knight during Halftime of the NFL Super Wild Card matchup between the Arizona Cardinals (getting wiped all over the field) and Los Angeles Rams. The series follows Steven Grant (Oscar Isaac), a mild-mannered gift-shop employee, … Continue reading “Disney+ debuts trailer and key art for Marvel Studios’ Moon Knight”

Hawkeye takes aim at Christmas on Disney+

In Marvel Studios’ new original series Hawkeye, which debuted last Wednesday with two episodes on Disney+, the former Avenger Clint Barton aka Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) has a seemingly simple mission: get back to his family for Christmas. That’s easier said than done, of course—especially after a ghost from his past returns, forcing him to team up … Continue reading “Hawkeye takes aim at Christmas on Disney+”

VFX Legion conjures up effects for Disney+ series Just Beyond

When you think of Disney+, you immediately gravitate toward the Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar collections. But there is a healthy offering of other series worth watching. One of them is the supernatural kids’ series, Just Beyond. Inspired by the writings of R.L. Stine, Just Beyond is an eight-episode anthology series that tells astonishing and thought-provoking … Continue reading “VFX Legion conjures up effects for Disney+ series Just Beyond”

Which Marvel films did Disney just delay?

The coronavirus pandemic forced Marvel Studios to delay every film and television show it had planned for the year and after multiple adjustments, the MCU appeared to finally settle into a definite schedule… that is before the earth-shattering announcement that Disney intended to shake up their entire 2022-2023 release schedule.  Black Widow, which had been … Continue reading “Which Marvel films did Disney just delay?”

Brand-new trailer and poster debut for Walt Disney Animation Studios’ ‘Encanto’

Walt Disney Animation Studios shared a new trailer and poster this morning showcasing its upcoming feature film Encanto. The film tells the tale of the Madrigals, an extraordinary family who live in a wondrous, charmed place called an Encanto. Each child has been blessed with a magic gift unique to them—each child except Mirabel. But when … Continue reading “Brand-new trailer and poster debut for Walt Disney Animation Studios’ ‘Encanto’”

Scarlett Johansson settles lawsuit with Disney over Black Widow

At the end of July, we reported that Scarlett Johansson sued Disney for not upholding their commitments regarding the theatrical release of the film Black Widow. The lawsuit alleged that Disney breached Marvel’s agreement with Johansson that guaranteed Black Widow a theatrical-only release, as the majority of the actress’ salary from the superhero film was … Continue reading “Scarlett Johansson settles lawsuit with Disney over Black Widow”

Fallon creates intimate portrayals of hockey fans in new NHL work for Disney

You know hockey is not for everyone. And the authentic new work from Fallon for the NHL on ESPN and ESPN+, as well as ABC and Hulu, not only shares that sentiment, it embraces it. The creative debuted last night during ESPN’s coverage of Monday Night Football and will run across Disney’s owned and other … Continue reading “Fallon creates intimate portrayals of hockey fans in new NHL work for Disney”

The Emmys: Netflix tops Creative Arts Awards with 34, Disney+ nabs 13

The third Creative Arts Emmys ceremony of 2021, held on Sunday evening, ended similarly to the two that preceded it, with Netflix at the top of the winners’ list. In the year’s final Creative Arts presentation, the streamer added nine awards to its 12 from Saturday and 13 from the first Sunday show, for a … Continue reading “The Emmys: Netflix tops Creative Arts Awards with 34, Disney+ nabs 13”