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[16 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Make ‘DuckTales’ Debut on Friday, May 11

Lin-Manuel Miranda is set to make his Duck Tales debut on Friday, May 11, on Disney Channel.
Miranda – the award-winning actor, playwright,  and composer – will star as the voice of Gizmoduck.
This character is described as “Duckburg’s preeminent hero who has Latin roots” by Disney and Miranda’s debut episode is titled “Beware the B.U.D.D.Y. System!”.
Duck Tales will air daily on Disney Channel starting Tuesday, May 1, with premieres every Friday in May.
On May 1, DisneyNOW will debut a Duck Tales Treasure Hunt LIVE, which is an interactive experience on TV …

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[25 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More to Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Several Disney stars are set to receive their own star on the famed Hollywood Walk of Fame!
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced that Disney stars including Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill (Star Wars), and Lin-Manuel Miranda (Moana, Mary Poppins Returns) are among the stars who will be honored in 2018 with stars on Hollywood Boulevard.
Other stars who will be honored with stars next year include Zoe Saldana (Avatar), Jeff Goldblum (who is starring as the Grandmaster in Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok this fall), Shonda Rhimes, and Anthony Anderson (black-ish).
That’s exciting news …

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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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[3 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Sequel to ‘Mary Poppins’ Announced, Starring Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda

Disney has officially announced a sequel to the 1964 classic Mary Poppins, with Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda starring.
The film, titled Mary Poppins Returns, is slated for a December 25, 2018 release and will be directed by Rob Marshall (Into the Woods).
The screenplay, written by David Magee, will be based on the Mary Poppins stories written by P.L. Travers.
Blunt (Into the Woods) stars as Mary Poppins and Miranda (Hamilton) will play a new character named Jack, a street lamplighter.
The story will take place in Depression-era London and will follow Jane …