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[17 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
‘American Idol’ is Headed to Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa

For the first time in the show’s history, ABC’s American Idol is headed to Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa in Ko Olina!
Host Ryan Seacrest announced the news on his radio show last week, letting fans know that the show will be traveling to Hawaii to film its showcase rounds.
When the announcement was made, American Idol winner, Maddie Poppe, and runner up Caleb Lee Hutchinson, were enjoying their award trip at Aulani Resort – and they had a chance to celebrate the news with Mickey and friends.
The second season of ABC’s …

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[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘K.C. Undercover’ Starring Zendaya Premieres on Disney Channel January 18

Disney Channel star and former Dancing With the Stars contestant Zendaya is headed back to the Disney Channel in 2015.
Zendaya is starring as K.C. Cooper in the new series K.C. Undercover.
In the show K.C. Cooper is a high school math whiz and karate black belt who learns her parents are spies when they recruit her to join them in the secret government agency The Organization. K.C., her parents, and her siblings balance everyday family life while on undercover missions to save the world.
K.C. Undercover premieres January 18 at 8:30 p.m. …

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[16 May 2014 | One Comment | ]
Zendaya to Star in New Disney Channel Series ‘K.C. Undercover’

The Disney Channel has announced that teen sensation Zendaya will headline a new series on the network called K.C. Undercover.
The new series is set to begin production this summer and will premiere on Disney Channel in 2015.
K.C. Undercover focuses on K.C. Cooper, a high school math whiz who is training to be an undercover super spy, following in her parents’ footsteps. The show finds the Cooper family balancing family issues while performing missions to save the country.
Zendaya is not only starring in the new series, but she’s also serving as …

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[5 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘Dancing with the Stars’ Season 18 Cast Revealed

The cast for the 18th season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars has been revealed and it includes two Olympic Gold Medalists, a game show host, a Real Housewife, and a teen pop sensation.
Long-time host Tom Bergeron and his new co-host, DWTS season 10 finalist Erin Andrews announced the new seasons’ lineup on Good Morning America.
This season’s celebrities and their professional dance partners are:

Former professional hockey player Sean Avery and his partner Karnia Smirnoff
Former TV star Candace Cameron Bure (Full House) and her partner Mark Ballas
Game show host Drew Carey …

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[7 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Walt Disney Studios, ABC Television Earn Nominations from The Producers Guild of America

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) recently announced nominees for the 2014 PGA Awards, and both ABC and The Walt Disney Studios received nominations.
Ten films were nominated for the Guild’s Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures including Saving Mr. Banks (producers Ian Collie, Alison Owen, and Philip Steuer).
The last six Best Picture Oscar winners had previously won the PGA’s Darryl F. Zanuck award – which means if Saving Mr. Banks wins it has a good chance of winning again on Oscar night.
Two Disney films were …

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[4 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on ABC Announces the Cast for New Season of ‘Dancing With The Stars’ | ]
ABC Announces the Cast for New Season of ‘Dancing With The Stars’

The next cast of ABC’s hit show Dancing With The Stars has been announced and the celebrity dancers include a couple of reality TV “veterans”, a sitcom legend, a former NFL superstar, and Bill Nye the Science Guy.
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[27 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel Star Zendaya Set to Play Teen Dancer in ‘Zapped’

The final episode of Disney Channel’s Shake It Up! might be airing this fall, but series star Zendaya is keeping busy with other projects.
The network has recently announced that the teen actress-singer-dancer who placed second in the most recent season of Dancing With The Stars is set to star in a new comedy adventure movie premiering in 2014.
The movie – Zapped – follows the story of 16-year-old Zoey Stevens, a skilled dancer and straight-A student who is having a hard time adjusting to a new high school, a new dance …

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[1 Aug 2013 | Comments Off on Disney Channel Cancels ‘Shake It Up’ | ]
Disney Channel Cancels ‘Shake It Up’

There’s another hit show on Disney Channel’s chopping block. The network recently announced that it has canceled Shake it Up after a 78-episode run.
The show, starring Zendaya and Bella Thorne debuted in 2010 and is the number TV series for among kids ages 6-11 and tweens ages 9-14. On Shake It Up, Rocky (Zendaya) and CeCe (Thorne) star on a local Chicago dance program called ‘Shake It Up, Chicago!’ and the series follows their adventures along with Rocky’s brother Ty (Roshon Fegan), his friend Duece (Adam Irigoyen), CeCe’s brother Flynn …

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[16 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel Star Zendaya Writing Advice Book for Tween Girls

Zendaya, the teen star of Disney Channel’s Shake it Up! and a finalist on the hit ABC show Dancing with the Stars, can add “author” to her ever-growing resume. The 16-year-old actress just signed a book deal with Disney Publishing Worldwide and her first book is due in stores later this summer.
The book, Between U and Me: How to Rock Your Tween Years with Style and Confidence, will feature advice for navigating the tween years, including the tools girls need to be happy and healthy. It will also include personal …

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[4 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
ABC Declares Monday ‘Day of Giving’ for Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

We let you know yesterday about the Walt Disney Company’s $2 million donation to Hurricane Sandy relief and rebuilding. This Monday, November 5, ABC will be further aiding with donation efforts for Hurricane Sandy through a ‘Day of Giving’ campaign on their regularly scheduled programming.
“The effects of Hurricane Sandy have impacted millions of people across the entire North East, including many of our co-workers, friends and families,” said Anne Sweeney, President of Disney/ABC Television Group and Co-Chair of Disney Media Networks. “This unprecedented devastation demanded an unprecedented response, so our …