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D23 Expo Japan Memories and Rey Comes to Disneyland—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

D23 Expo Japan treated fans to some amazing sights and sounds, and Star Wars Launch Bay gets a new hero… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Relive D23 Expo Japan 2018! had “yellow shoes on the ground” in Tokyo for the third annual D23 Expo Japan, and we have several fantastic…

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Breaking News About Disney Parks and Resorts from D23 Expo Japan 2018

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Super (Hero) surprises, sneak peeks from a far-off galaxy, and a “Year of Pixar.” Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek just shared with guests at D23 Expo Japan 2018 exciting updates and new details about these and more experiences coming to every Disney theme park all around the globe. Fans can look forward to reimagined…

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Celebrate 10 Years of the MCU with This “Class Photo” of More Than 80 Marvel Actors and Filmmakers

By D23 Team

It’s time for a super celebration! Today Marvel Studios is kicking off the yearlong Marvel Cinematic Universe 10-Year anniversary celebration with an iconic class photo featuring cast and filmmakers from over the last 10 years.

This super-secret mission happened on October 7, 2017, when a group of more than 80 actors and filmmakers all came together…

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What’s the Sitch? A New Kim Possible DCOM and More Disney News

By Courtney Potter

Kim Possible going back into action, exciting news from “a galaxy far, far away,” and a Philadelphia Eagle lands at Walt Disney World… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!
So the Drama! A Live Action Kim Possible DCOM Is on the Way
Try not to freak out too much, but the fan-favorite animated…

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David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are Going from Winterfell to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

It was announced today that Benioff and Weiss, creators of the smash-hit, Emmy® Award-winning television series Game of Thrones, will write and produce a new series of Star Wars films.

These new films will be separate from both the episodic Skywalker saga and the recently-announced trilogy being developed by Rian Johnson, writer-director of Star Wars: The Last…

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Get Ready for an Incredible Summer at Walt Disney World Resort!

By Beth Deitchman

A visit to the Walt Disney World Resort is a highlight of any summer, but this year is going to be positively incredible! The Disney Parks Blog just revealed a super lineup of new attractions and experiences that are coming to all four parks, plus Disney Springs, beginning Memorial Day weekend, May 25–27.

Magic Kingdom: Dash over to…

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Awesome First Look at Ant-Man and the Wasp—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

A first glimpse of Scott Lang and Hope van Dyne’s return, and new music from Frozen on Broadway… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

It’s Here! Check Out the Official Ant-Man and the Wasp Trailer
The tiny heroes of Marvel Studios’ Ant-Man, who first buzzed into our hearts in 2015, are…

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Oscar Noms and Downtown Disney Updates—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney gets 10 nods from the Academy, and the Parrs are joined by some newbies in Incredibles 2… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Congratulations to Disney’s Academy Award® Nominees!
We’re smack in the middle of awards season, and the nominees for the biggest awards of the year were just…

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Congratulations to Disney’s Just-Announced Oscar Nominees!

By D23 Team

Nominations for the 90th Oscars® were announced this morning and members of the Academy are more than “un poco loco” for Disney•Pixar’s Coco, which follows up its recent Golden Globe® win with a nomination in the Animated Feature Film category. Coco’s signature ballad, “Remember Me,” was also nominated for Original Song. Disney releases…

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Lunar New Year celebration

Celebrate a Doggone Good Year of the Dog at Disney Parks Around the World

By D23 Team

Shanghai Disney Resort:
From January 22 through March 4, guests will be immersed in the Lunar New Year atmosphere throughout the Shanghai Disney Resort, where they’ll discover new entertainment honoring Chinese traditions with charming Disney surprises. Here are some of the experiences and offerings guests can expect:

On Mickey Avenue, guests…

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