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Beauty and the Beast mobile game is a perfect match for fans

Fri, 2017-05-19 03:54

Looking for a fun way to extend your enchantment with Disney’s Beauty and the Beast? Disney just announced the the launch of Beauty and the Beast: Perfect Match on the Apple App Store and Google Play. The new mobile game invites fans of the film to join Belle, Beast and...

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Disneyland Resort Hotels offers summer vacation savings

Fri, 2017-05-19 02:26

If you’re planning to visit the Disneyland Resort this summer and enjoy the new, action-packed attraction, Guardians of the Galaxy — Mission: Breakout! inside Disney California Adventure, you might want to consider staying at one of the Disneyland Resort’s three on-property hotels for the ultimate vacation experience, totally enveloped in...

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Mobile food orders expanding to other locations at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Thu, 2017-05-18 11:57

When Pandora – The World of Avatar opens on May 27th, it will include Disney’s first mobile food orders dining location that will let your food ahead of time on your mobile device for pick up without waiting in queue. Satu’li Canteen, which includes yummy Bao Buns and build-to-order meals,...

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Yara Shahidi, Disney’s rising star, profiled in Elle

Thu, 2017-05-18 11:19

Yara Shahidi currently plays Zoe, the eldest child in the Johnson family in Disney’s hit show Black-ish. She’s currently slated to be the star of a spin off that follows Zoe to college, working title Liberal Arts. At 17 years old, Shahidi has a big career ahead of her and...

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Happily Ever After Fireworks Amazes Guests

Thu, 2017-05-18 02:19

The Magic Kingdom’s newest fireworks spectacular is the biggest show in the history of the park. “Happily Ever After” clocks in at a stunning 18 minutes of fireworks, 50% longer than the previous show, and is said to have twice as many fireworks. The show combines fireworks with lasers and...

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Jimmy Kimmel will return as Oscars host in 2018

Wed, 2017-05-17 12:12

Other than the one huge system level stain at the very end of the telecast, Jimmy Kimmel’s first year hosting The Oscars was a smashing success. So it should be no surprise that he has been asked by ABC to return for a second consecutive year. Also returning are producers...

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The Little Mermaid live musical special coming to ABC this fall

Wed, 2017-05-17 04:58

Disney is getting into the live broadcast musical business this fall with “The Wonderful World of Disney: The Little Mermaid Live!” Following in the success of NBC and FOX, ABC will take the classic Disney animated film and make a new made-for-tv experience. The two-hour special event will intertwine show...

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Celebrity Spotting: Michael Rooker at Disneyland with you know who….

Wed, 2017-05-17 04:25

Michael Rooker plays Yondo in Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy series. Without giving too much away, he’s the blue skinned leader of a band of Ravagers who abducts the young Peter Quill from Earth. Then rather than deliver Quill to his real father, he acts as a surrogate father raising...

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ABC places “The Good Doctor” on fall schedule

Wed, 2017-05-17 03:49

One of the early fall favorites on ABC has to be “The Good Doctor.” It follows Shaun Murphy (played by Freddie Highmore) as a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome who moves from a quiet country life to a major hospital’s surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable...

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80s sitcom Roseanne resurrected for ABC

Wed, 2017-05-17 03:36

Everything old is new again at Disney. 1980s ground-breaking family comedy “Roseanne” will return to ABC with the original cast. The reboot seems like a bit of risk, given how John Goodman’s character Dan was killed off in the last season. But I suspect the writers will do some magical...

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“Beauty and the Beast” coming to Blu-Ray and Digital HD on June 6

Tue, 2017-05-16 12:11

Disney remade its classic animated tale “Beauty and the Beast” into a wonderful live-action adaptation and brought the story and characters audiences know and love to spectacular life. Along the way they broke box-office records and made new fans of the story everywhere. Now the stunning, cinematic event arrives home...

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Videopolis: Beauty and the Beast A Capella Medley featuring Lexi Walker

Tue, 2017-05-16 11:37

In this week’s Videopolis, young chanteuse Lexi Walker joins forces with a talented group of students from Bringham Young University to perform a medley from Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Providing additional vocals is BYU Vocal Point and dancing from BYU Ballroom Dance Company. When you listen to this remember...

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New tram tractor model in use at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Tue, 2017-05-16 03:41

Disney has rolled out its first new tram tractor servicing the parking lot at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The new tugs are meant to provide a quieter, smoother ride for guests, and a safer more comfortable cabin for the drivers. It’s also believed to be more efficient energy consumption speaking, which...

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Marvel finally going full speed onto the small screen

Tue, 2017-05-16 03:36

Despite fans crying out for more TV shows, Marvel has been slow to deliver. For awhile we had two shows to enjoy, Agents of SHIELD and Agent Carter but they’ve been slow to green light any other shows, including Marvel’s Most Wanted featuring Adrianne Paleiki and Nick Blood’s characters from...

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 wins box office battle

Mon, 2017-05-15 11:36

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 had another stellar weekend at the box office brigning in $63 million domestically to lead new challengers Snatched and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. Guardians’ domestic total is now $246M, which places it as the 9th highest grossing movie in the Marvel...

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Disneyland’s Fantasmic! will return with new scenes

Mon, 2017-05-15 11:23

Disneyland has been taking advantage of the downtime for the Rivers of America that was required to squeeze in the 14-acre Star Wars-themed land to also do a little re-imagining of the 25 year old fan favorite – Fantasmic! When it returns this summer the chow will retain its original...

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Agents of SHIELD character actor Powers Boothe dead at age 68

Mon, 2017-05-15 05:07

There were multiple reports on twitter tonight on the death of Powers Boothe at age 68. It was later confirmed by the trades. An acclaimed character actor, Boothe was known for playing the bad guy you loved to hate. He won an Emmy for portraying cult leader Jim Jones in...

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Has Pixar Lost its Way?

Mon, 2017-05-15 04:05

With Car 3 hitting theaters on June 16 and a fourth Toy Story already in the works, there’s a feeling highlighted by one Hollywood insider that Pixar studios is undergoing “a sort of creative bankruptcy.” A new article in The Atlantic makes the claim that Pixar has lost its way....

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Celebrities wish Disneyland Paris a happy anniversary

Fri, 2017-05-12 11:12

Disneyland Paris has kicked off its 25th Anniversary celebration and we’re wishing the entire cast a ‘Joyeux Anniversaire.’ Us fans are not the only people with well wishes for the park either, this cute video collects a bunch of world famous celebrities who offer anniversary wishes to the park: Even...

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Disney Cruise Line adds stop in Bermuda for first time, plus new Canadian port in Fall of 2018

Fri, 2017-05-12 02:14

It’s hard to believe that in the 18 years Disney Cruise Line has been sailing around the Caribbean it never took the trip northward to Bermuda. The beautiful island is pretty much halfway to Canada, making it the perfect spot for a destination sailing from or to New York. 2018...

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