Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

A Major Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run Milestone—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The Ridgeway family from Mississippi gets a galactic surprise, and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. makes a big announcement… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run Celebrates its 1 Millionth Rider!

Disneyland park made history when Star Wars: Galaxy’s…

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Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D at Comic-Con

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Makes Swan Song Appearance at San Diego Comic-Con

By Jim Frye

It was a double dose of bittersweet at the Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. panel in the cavernous Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, the giant fan and pop-culture convention now celebrating its 50th year. ABC’s popular series, based on characters first introduced in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (or, more accurately, in Marvel comics), stars Clark Gregg…

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The Rocketeer

Disney Junior Announces Rocketeer Casting News to Make Your Spirit Soar

By Beth Deitchman

Since Disney Junior first announced The Rocketeer, a new comedic adventure series inspired by the beloved superhero comic books from Dave Stevens, as well as Walt Disney Pictures’ 1991 film of the same name, we’ve been eager for every new detail. Today we’re flying high with some exciting casting news out of the Disney Television Animation…

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Disney+

Disney+ Casting Update and New Disney Parks Fun—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Gina Rodriguez joins Diary of a Female President in a recurring role, and a new cavalcade of fun comes to Disneyland park for a very limited time… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Casting Announced for Disney+ Series Diary of a Female President

With the debut of Disney+ just over the…

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Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

JUST ANNOUNCED: Find Out When Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance Opens at Disneyland and Walt Disney World

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opened at Disneyland in May, and has introduced us to the bright and bustling world of Batuu. While we’ve had our chance to pilot the Millennium Falcon, build our own droid, and even grab a drink at Oga’s Cantina, we’ve been on the edge of our seats waiting to discover more about the mysterious Star Wars: Rise of…

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Cameron Boyce

Remembering Cameron Boyce

By the D23 Team

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce passed away on Saturday, July 6, at the age of 20.

The young actor was beloved for his role on the Disney Channel series Jessie, where he starred as Luke Ross during the show’s four seasons, before reprising the role on the spin-off series BUNK’D. Boyce was catapulted to greater acclaim with his role as…

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Dancing with the Stars and A Million Little Things

Mark Your Calendars: ABC’s Fall Premiere Dates are Here—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

ABC announces premiere dates for new shows and returning favorites, and Freeform prepares for its September programming event… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Fall Premiere Dates Announced for ABC’s 2019-20 Season

There’s nothing like the start of a fresh new season on television,…

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Halle Bailey

Halle Bailey Cast as Ariel in Live-Action Reimagining of The Little Mermaid

by Zach Johnson

Halle Bailey is ready to explore the fathoms below. Today, Walt Disney Studios announced the actress, best known for her role on the Freeform series grown-ish, has been cast as Ariel in Disney’s upcoming live-action reimagining of The Little Mermaid. The film will be directed by Rob Marshall and produced by Marshall, John DeLuca, Marc Platt, and…

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The Lion King

Be Prepared… with Tickets for The Lion King—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The Pride Lands get a new soundtrack, and the Avengers assemble once more in theaters… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

The Lion King: Tickets On Sale Now—Plus Soundtrack and TV Special News

The Pride Lands are officially on the horizon now that tickets for The Lion King (directed by…

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