female imagineers

9 Inspirational Disney Imagineers

By Courtney Potter

D23 celebrates Women’s History Month with a look at some of the talented women bringing Disney magic to life at Walt Disney Imagineering.

In 1980, President Jimmy Carter issued a presidential proclamation declaring the week of March 8 as National Women’s History Week—celebrating, as he said at the time, the “achievements, leadership,…

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Beauty and the Beast

Tale as Old as Time… Modern Fashion Sensibilities

Academy Award®-winning costume designer Jacqueline Durran talks about designing costumes befitting a fairy-tale world for Disney’s new live-action Beauty and the Beast.

By Beth Deitchman

From the moment that Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast was announced, fans eagerly awaited glimpses of Belle, as played by Emma Watson; of Dan Stevens…

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Disney Aladdin—A Whole New World—The Road to Broadway and Beyond

Enchanting Exclusive Preview of the New Disney Aladdin on Broadway Book

Attention, Aladdin on Broadway fans! Join us for our event, D23’s Behind-the-Scenes Experience: Magic in Manhattan & More, where guests will enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the historic New Amsterdam Theatre, and can upgrade to a premium ticket that includes Orchestra-level seating for Aladdin, followed by a D23-exclusive cast meet and greet after the show!

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Beauty and the Beast animated and live action

Then and Now: The Enchanting Cast of Magical Objects in Beauty and the Beast

By D23 Team

It’s a tale as old as time, but a story we love to see again and again. The 1991 animated classic Beauty and the Beast introduced audiences everywhere to a cast of lovable characters, all turned into household objects by a terrible curse. The new, live-action adaption of Beauty and the Beast, in theaters March 17, brings to life these beloved…

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ABC spring preview

There’s Something for Everyone to Love About ABC’s New Primetime Spring Series

By Tim Lammers

Spring is upon us. In nature it’s a time for rebirth, and it’s a time when the Earth’s axis starts to tilt toward the sun. For TV fans, it’s a time to tilt toward the nearest screen because this year, springtime marks the return of an acclaimed drama and the debut of three new series to primetime on ABC.

Plus, there’s a change in tune—at…

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Mandy Moore and Rapunzel

Exclusive: Mandy Moore Lets Down her Hair About Tangled Before Ever After

By Beth Deitchman

Her own “once upon a time” begins, magically, with a Disney movie. Long before she would play Mia Thermopolis’ nemesis in The Princess Diaries or lend her voice to the motherly Nita in Brother Bear 2, a young Mandy Moore was captivated by The Little Mermaid. The little girl who ran around her house singing “Part of Your World” grew up to…

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Kurt Russell with his Gogi wine

Exclusive: Kurt Russell Talks Gogi Wines and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

By Jim Frye

Here’s something we can all toast!

With a bevy of great food, incredible chefs, and arguably some the most respected (and popular) vineyards anywhere in the world, California is a foodie paradise. Just ask Disney Legend Kurt Russell, who fell in love with the wine regions north of Los Angeles during film shoots and eventually created his own…

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Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

Everything You Need to Know about Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival

By Nicole Nalty

Starting March 10, you can enjoy culinary creations inspired by flavors and ingredients from throughout California at Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival. There’s so much to see, do, and (most importantly!) eat, you’ll want to make multiple trips––and maybe take a walk around the park in between sampling some of these delicious…

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