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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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[8 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Nine New Disney Legends to be Honored at D23 Expo in July

Nine new Disney Legends will be honored at this summer’s D23 Expo.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Disney Legends Award. The first Disney Legends Award was given to Fred MacMurray in 1987, and since then 276 Disney Legends have been honored with the award.
The award is the highest honor that is bestowed by The Walt Disney Company and past recipients include Steve Jobs, George Lucas, Susan Lucci, Johnny Depp, and more.
This year’s Disney Legends are: Carrie Fisher, Clyde “Gerry” Geronimi, Manuel Gonzales, Mark Hamill, Wayne Jackson, Stan Lee, …

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[6 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
‘Miles from Tomorrowland’ Debuts on Disney Channel on February 6

The newest animated series from Disney Channel, Miles from Tomorrowland, is set to premiere on Friday, February 6.
The show launches with four back-to-back episodes that incorporate space and science facts into stories that feature the outer space missions of Miles Callisto and his family as they connect the galaxy on behalf of the Tomrrowland Transit Authority.
Miles and his family – mom and ship’s captain Phoebe, mechanical engineer dad Leo, and tech-savvy big sister Loretta – explore new galaxies while taking viewers on a journey that is meant to fuel kids’ …

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[15 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases New Themed Gift Cards for 2014 Star Wars Weekends

This weekend is the beginning of the 2014 Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney has released a new gift card design to celebrate.
The gift cards all feature Star Wars themes including Stitch as the Emperor, Jedi Mickey battling Donald Duck as Darth Maul, X-Wing Pilot Mickey with R2-D2 in mouse ears, and Minnie Mouse as Princess Leia.
The Star Wars inspired gift cards will be available at Darth’s Mall in Disney’s Hollywood Studios during the Star Wars Weekends.
This year’s Star Wars Weekends are: May 16-18, May 23-25, May …

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[29 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Cast Announced for ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’

After many months of speculation – and news that Luke, Han, and Leia were recently spotted in London – the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII has been announced.
Drumroll, please.
The cast for Star Wars: Episode VII includes: John Boyega (24: Live Another Day), Daisy Ridley (Silent Witness), Adam Driver (Girls), Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis), Andy Serkis (Gollum in The Lord of the Rings films), Domhhall Gleeson (About Time), and Max von Sydow (The Exorcist).
Original cast members Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels (C3PO), Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), and …

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[29 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
‘Feel the Force’ Premium Package Announced for ‘Star Wars’ Weekends

If the scheduled appearance of Mark Hamill and the new Star Wars Weekends character meals weren’t enough to make this year’s event amazing, there’s a new VIP package added to the weekends.
The ‘Feel the Force Premium Package’ was announced last week and our friends at the Disney Food Blog have all the details!
This new VIP package is available each Friday, Saturday, and Sunday during Star Wars Weekends, and it gives guests the chance to view the afternoon celebrity motorcade and the evening fireworks from a premium location.
In addition to the …

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[27 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Marathons, Sundaes, and Star Wars Weekends

Today we’re starting a new weekly feature here on DisZine called “This Week in Disney News” where we’ll feature some of the top stories from some of our favorite sites.
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The week started with the opening of registrations for the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon. The marathon weekend is proving to be very popular with runners as the Walt Disney World Half Marathon, 10K, Family Fun Run 5K, and the Dopey Challenge are all sold out! The full marathon is currently at 70 percent capacity while Goofy’s Race and a …

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[25 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Full Celebrity Lineup Announced for 2014 Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

With just a few weeks until the start of this year’s Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the full celebrity lineup has been announced.
In addition to Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), the celebrities scheduled to attend include actors from the Star Wars films, the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and the Disney XD animated series Star Wars Rebels.
This year’s official host is James Arnold Taylor (voice of Obi-Wan Kenobi on Star Wars: The Clone Wars). Ashley Eckstein, the voice of Ahsoka Tano …

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[24 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Mark Hamill Set to Appear for the First Time at 2014 Star Wars Weekends

Luke Skywalker is making plans to attend Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
For the first time since the event started, Mark Hamill – a.k.a. Luke Skywalker – is scheduled to attend the event as a celebrity guest.
Hamill will be at Star Wars Weekends on Weekend IV (June 6-8), and fans will have a chance to see him in the daily “Legends of the Force” motorcade. He will also be part of a featured talk show during the weekend.
More details about Hamill’s appearances are set to be released before Star …

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[9 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Season Three of Disney Junior’s ‘Jake and the Never Land Pirates’ Premieres January 3

The third season of Disney Junior’s hit series Jake and the Never Land Pirates premieres on Friday, January 3 on Disney Channel and Disney Junior.
The new season introduces viewers to new characters including pirate ghosts, mummies, and robots. Jake and his crew will also be introduced to new gadgets and some special super powers including Jake’s Mega-Mecha Sword, a robot suit, and an invisibility ring.
Viewers will be treated to extended-length episodes and a revamped rock and roll theme song performed by Sharky and Bones of The Never Land Pirate Band.
Jake’s …