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[23 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Production Starts on New Musical ‘Zombies’ on Disney Channel

Production has started on a new Disney Channel music-and-dance movie, Zombies.
The movie is set to air in 2018 on Disney Channel.
Zombies tells the story of a “groundbreaking semester” at Seabrook High School when transfer students from Zombietown integrate into the school and a cheerleader and zombie football player fall in love.
The cast includes: Meg Donnelly (American Housewife) as Addison and Milo Manheim (Ghost Whisperer) as Zed. Other stars include Trevor Tordjman, Kylee Russell as Zed’s zombie best friend, and Carla Jeffery.
The movie is directed by Jeffrey Hornaday, choreographed by Christopher …

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[21 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Mobile Order Coming to Satu’li Canteen, Night of Joy Ticket Information, and More

Happy weekend! Let’s check out the Disney news you might have missed.
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens one week from today (!!!) and Satu’li Canteen will be the first quick service restaurant at Disney World to utilize Mobile Order. This new method of pre-ordering your meals will be rolled out to other restaurants this summer.
Guests visiting Pandora – The World of Avatar have a chance to support conservation efforts on Earth during their visit.
Disney’s Night of Joy 2017 takes place in September and guests will have a chance to …

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[20 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the Voice Cast for ‘DuckTales’ on Disney XD

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Tony Award-winning actor, playwright, and composer is joining the cast of Disney’s XD’s DuckTales series.
Lin-Manuel Miranda will be lending his voice to the character of Gizmoduck, a Duckburg hero whose true identity is Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera, an intern working for Scrooge McDuck’s mad scientists Gyro Gearloose.
Gizmoduck’s signature line is “Blathering Blatherskite!”
The cast that also includes David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck, Danny Pudi as Huey, Ben Schwartz as Dewey, Bobby Moynihan as Louie, Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack, Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley, and Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack.
Look …

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[16 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Announces Details for the Disney Dream Store at the D23 Expo

The Disney Dream Store is returning to the D23 Expo 2017 with new and exclusive collectibles and more for fans attending the Expo.
The Disney Dream Store will feature Disney theme parks merchandise including merchandise from Pirates of the Caribbean 50th anniversary, Space Mountain’s 40th anniversary, Epcot’s 35th anniversary, and a new collection of Alex and Ani jewelry.
There’s also a new Interchangable Bow Collection debuting at the store.
The store will also feature official D23 Expo and Disney Legends 30th anniversary merchandise including logo merchandise, tees, headware, drinkware, pins, and more.
Other merchandise …

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[11 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘American Idol’ Set to Return to ABC for the 2017-18 Television Season

American Idol is set to return to the small screen thanks to an agreement between ABC and FremantleMedia North America and 19 Entertainment.
The popular music competition series ended its run on Fox at the end of the 2015-16 season, but will be back on ABC for the 2017-18 season. A host and judges for the show will be announced at a later date.
“American Idol is a pop-culture staple that left the air too soon,” said Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment. “ABC is the right home to reignite the fan base. We are …

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[7 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: More Updates about Pandora, a ‘Cars 3′ Sneak Preview, and More

Happy weekend! What a week it’s been – so much news coming from Disney about Pandora – The World of Avatar! Let’s check out all the news from last week!
We have more details about this year’s Epcot Food and Wine Festival! The 2017 Festival will feature 35 booths in celebration of Epcot’s 35th anniversary, including the return of India and Spain!
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens in less than three weeks and we have a lot of new information about the food, the attractions, and the land itself!
A new …

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[30 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Free Dining Announced, D23 Expo News, and More

Happy last day of April! It’s been a busy week of Disney news so let’s dive right in.
We started the week with the highly anticipated announcement of the 2017 Disney World Free Dining Offer.
The free dining offer gives guests at most Walt Disney World Resort a FREE Disney Dining Plan with a minimum 3-night stay at at WDW hotel and a minimum 2-day Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus ticket.
The 2017 D23 Expo is July 14-16 this year and we found out additional details about the lineup of presentations at …

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[29 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Announces Lineup of Presentations for D23 Expo 2017

The lineup of presentations for the D23 Expo 2017 has been announced!
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger is set to kick off the Expo on Friday, July 14, and later in the day fans will get a preview of the latest films coming from Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar.
On July 15 The Walt Disney Studios will present a preview of the slate of live-action films from Disney, Marvel, and Lucasfilm. And on July 16 Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek will give a preview of what is coming …

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[25 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘Descendants 2’ Premieres July 21 on Five Television Networks in Disney/ABC Television Group

The premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants 2 will be shown simultaneously on five networks within the Disney/ABC Television Group on July 21.
The movie will premiere on Disney Channel, ABC, Disney XD, Freeform, and Lifetime.
The film is the sequel to 2015’s Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants, which was the fifth most watched movie in cable television history.
The stars of the film – Dove Cameron, Cameron Boyce, Sofia Carson, and Booboo Stewart, are making an appearance at the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards on April 30. They’ll be showing …

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[23 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Summer of Heroes, D23 Fanniversary, and More

Happy Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side Sunday! If you’re running today … good luck! And if you’re not, it’s time to check out the latest in Disney news.
D23 announced its 2017 ‘Fanniversary’ event. The celebration is planned for Sunday, October 1 (the actual anniversary of Epcot) and it kicks off a month-long celebration for Epcot’s 35th anniversary.
The Summer of Heroes kicks off May 27 at  Disney California Adventure. This special summertime event includes the grand opening of Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT, aGuardians of the …