news briefs 2/20

Look for New Star Wars and Frozen 2 Products This Fall—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Mark your calendars for tons of fun on October 4, and get ready to make your Disneyland Resort photos “pop”… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Coming Soon: Brand-New Star Wars- and Frozen 2-Inspired Products!

They’re both still a few months off… but two of the most anticipated films…

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Epcot Unveils Plans for Historic Multi-Year Transformation

By Zach Johnson

As Walt Disney himself once said, Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort is “an experimental prototype community that will always be in a state of becoming.” Walt’s words ring true today, as Disney announced several enhancements for Epcot, including a play pavilion, a reimagined main entrance, and an Experience Center showcasing the park’s future….

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Hades Wreaks Havoc in the Descendants 3 Teaser Trailer

By Zach Johnson

Mirror, mirror on the wall: Who’s the baddest of them all?

Look no further than the VKs—that’s villain kids, to the uninitiated—at the center of Disney Channel’s Descendants 3. The first teaser trailer for the “trequel” aired during the world premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie Kim Possible, giving fans their first look at…

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Meet the Cast of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

By Zach Johnson

This is the start of something new, Wildcats.

Production is underway in Salt Lake City, Utah, on the highly anticipated and reimagined High School Musical: The Musical: The Series for Disney+, The Walt Disney Company’s upcoming streaming service. Joining previously announced star Joshua Bassett (Stuck in the Middle) are cast members Olivia…

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Amazing Disney Movie Posters Designed by Cao Zheng Celebrate Chinese New Year

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Since February 5, we’ve been celebrating the year of the pig through fun at Disney parks—and now the fun is extending to some of the year’s most highly anticipated films. In celebration of the Chinese New Year, artist Cao Zheng has designed a stunning selection of posters for some of the upcoming Disney movies we can’t wait to see. Check…

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JUST ANNOUNCED: You Can’t Miss the Marvel and Disney Movie Sneak Peeks in the Spring 2019 Issue of Disney twenty-three

By D23 Team

This March, Marvel Studios’ epic new adventure Captain Marvel flies into theaters, and Disney twenty-three was on set during production. This groundbreaking new movie explores the origin story of Carol Danvers, and stars Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson give us the behind-the-scenes details about making the film, plus the charming story of how they…

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Don’t Miss These Enchanting New Trailers—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Catch a sneak peek at Disney’s upcoming Dumbo and Aladdin, and see the latest adorable short from Pixar Animation Studios… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

New Dumbo Trailer Delights and New Aladdin Trailer Mesmerizes…

There is a plethora of fantabulous Disney fun coming soon to a…

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Remembering Ron Miller

Ron W. Miller, Walt Disney’s son-in-law and the husband of Diane Disney, passed away February 9, 2019, in Napa, California. He was 85.

Miller was 21 and a member of the USC Trojans football team when he was introduced to then-20-year-old Diane Disney on a blind date. They were married in Santa Barbara on May 9, 1954. Ron served in the Army and played football for…

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Freeform Fun A-Plenty and Cruising with Fan Faves—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Tons of news from the world of Freeform, and Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea return in 2020… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Catch a Peek at Freeform’s Upcoming Shows via These Cool New Teasers

Freeform has been featuring some killer (pun intended?) shows lately, so color…

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Hercules Stage Musical Coming to New York City This Summer

By Zach Johnson

This summer, Hercules will once again go the distance—but this time, our hero will go from Mount Olympus to New York City! Today, The Public Theater announced it is bringing Hercules to the stage, continuing its 57-year tradition of offering free performances in Central Park. Part of Shakespeare in the Park, Public Works’ new adaptation will…

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