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[20 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Pixar Animation Studios is Developing ‘Cars 3’ and a Sequel to ‘The Incredibles’

Lightning McQueen and Mr. Incredible are headed back to the big screen.
It was announced at this week’s annual meeting of The Walt Disney Company shareholders and D23 Members that Pixar Animation Studios is developing a third installment in the Cars franchise in addition to a sequel to Brad Bird’s The Incredibles.
The original Cars was released in 2006 while the sequel, Cars 2, was released in 2011. Disneytoon Studios released a spinoff – Planes – last year. This summer, Planes: Fire & Rescue hits the big screen.
Cars 3 will be developed …

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[7 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Disney Interactive Updates the Disney Story App with More Features and Experiences | ]
Disney Interactive Updates the Disney Story App with More Features and Experiences

Everyone has a story to they want to tell through photos and videos, and Disney has a storytelling app to make those stories easier to share.
The iPhone and iPod Touch app – called Story – has recently been updated by Disney Interactive and now includes premium animated Disney themes, music functions, a better viewing experience, and more sharing features.
Story uses intuitive technology to access users’ photo and video libraries on their devices and automatically organizes them into digital experiences that can be personalized, saved, and shared. Users are able to …

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[5 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on Heading Back to School is Stylish and Fun with Disney and Marvel | ]
Heading Back to School is Stylish and Fun with Disney and Marvel

It’s that time of year again – time for new backpacks, new shoes, and stylish news clothes. That's right – it's back-to-school time.
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This year kids can head back to the classroom with fun and stylish gear featuring their favorite characters from Disney, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, and Marvel. New items from the Disney and Marvel back-to-school collection are available at Target, Walmart, Kmart, jcpenney, Forever 21, Hot Topic, and the Disney Store.
Girls are going to love the apparel inspired by Sofia the First and Doc McStuffins, in …

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[17 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
‘Disney’s Planes’ from Disneytoon Studios Ready for Takeoff August 9

Disneytoon Studios is gearing up for the theatrical release of Disney’s Planes later this summer. The studio is one of three animation studios under the leadership of John Lasseter, along with Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios.
Disney’s Planes tells the story of Dusty, a plane with dreams of racing and a fear of heights. Dane Cook provides the voice of Dusty as part of cast of all-stars including Stacy Keach, Brad Garrett, Teri Hatcher, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, John Cleese, and Cedric the Entertainer.
Disneytoon Studios has been producing series based …

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[6 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Father’s Day with Car Masters Weekend at Downtown Disney

Start your engines and celebrate Father’s Day at the third annual Car Masters Weekend at Downtown Disney West Side.
The classic car show with a modern twist features all things Cars including a meet and greet with characters from Disney/Pixar’s Cars and Cars 2. Automotive designer Chip Foose and Cars filmmaker Jay Ward are scheduled to host celebrity chats on the Car Masters Stage during the weekend. Foose contributed to the design of Ramone in Cars and will also be available for autographs.
On Sunday, June 16, car enthusiasts from the Muscle …

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[26 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Pixar “Cars Toons” Shorty Shorts Debut on Disney.com

There are three brand new Disney Pixar “Cars Toons” Shorty Shorts now live on Disney.com and Cars.Disney.com. Dubbed “Shorty Shorts” because they are all only 90 seconds long or less, each spot offers an entertaining view into the world of Cars. Directed by Jeremy Lasky and produced by Mary Alice Drumm, Disney Pixar “Cars Toons” feature some of our favorite characters in new and surprising situations.
Head to Disney.com or Cars.Disney.com to check out all three videos, including:

         “Hiccups” – When Lightning McQueen gets the hiccups, everyone in Radiator Springs thinks they have the cure.
         “Bugged” …

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[1 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Dane Cook to Replace Jon Cryer in Disney’s ‘Planes’

When Disney announced its animated film Planes, a spin-off sequel to the hit franchise Cars, Jon Cryer was originally tapped to lend his voice to the role of Dusty. Now, sources have announced that Dane Cook will replace Cryer in the role.
Klay Hall, the film’s director, said:
Dane Cook brings unmatched charisma and brilliant comedic timing and instincts to the character. He gives Dusty a great edge.
Dusty is the main character in Disney’s film, and he dreams of competing as an air racer. Unfortunately, he has a debilitating fear of heights that might prevent him from …

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[8 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
‘Cars’ Play Set Coming to Disney Infinity

Disney has announced details about the fourth play set coming to Disney Infinity, the video game that features physical figures and virtual worlds akin to Activision’s Skylanders franchise.
In addition to Pirates of the Caribbean, Monsters Inc., and The Incredibles, Pixar’s Cars characters will have their own play set when the game launches. While the first three play sets will be sold in a starter pack for $74.99, the Cars play set will sell individually for $34.99. According to Disney, each play set will add about six to nine hours of gameplay.
When the Cars play set launches, players will enjoy the world, characters like Mater, …

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[18 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Braid Paisley Performs at Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade

Recently, Braid Paisley filmed a special performance at Disney California Adventure’s Cars Land which will appear on Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade on ABC December 25.
This wasn’t the first time the country superstar visited Radiator Springs, however. Not only did Paisley attend the grand opening of Cars Land in June, but he also recorded two songs for the original soundtrack for Disney/Pixar’s Cars. “Behind the Clouds” was one of the songs, which you will see during his performance when the televised parade airs later this month.
If you want to watch the parade, …

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[25 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
John Lasseter and Chip Foose Will Have Artist Signing at Disneyland this December

Cars fans who will be in Disneyland this December may be in for a special treat, as John Lasseter himself and Chip Foose will be holding a special artist signing at Disney California Adventure in just a few weeks.
On December 8, Pixar fans can head to DCA’s Off the Page store for the artist signing with the head of Pixar Animation Studios himself, John Lasseter. Lasseter, who is both the Chief Creative Officer for Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios and Principal Creative Advisor for Walt Disney Imagineering, will be …