5 Fantastic Things

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

By Zach Johnson

This week marks the start of National Geographic Presents: IMPACT with Gal Gadot, a short-form documentary series available on National Geographic digital and social platforms; new episodes will premiere every Monday. On Tuesday, the new psychological thriller Cruel Summer will premiere on Freeform in a special two-hour event. The next night, the…

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Fantasy Springs

Tokyo DisneySea’s New Themed Port Concept Model—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Concept Model for Tokyo DisneySea’s New Themed Port Unveiled
Fantastical news from our friends at Tokyo Disneyland Resort: They’ve just unveiled a truly amazing concept model for Fantasy Springs, the new themed port opening at Tokyo DisneySea Park in 2023. This will be the eighth themed port in Tokyo DisneySea, and the largest ever since…

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Disney+

Everything New You Can Stream on Disney+ in May 2021

By Zach Johnson

We have a good feeling about this.

On Tuesday, May 4—aka Star Wars Day—Disney+ will debut the eagerly awaited first episode of the original animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which follows the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone War….

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Big Shot

Big Shot Stars Reveal What Makes the Disney+ Original a Big Deal

By Beth Deitchman

When college basketball coach Marvyn Korn is ousted from the NCAA, he sees his new position at an elite private high school as a big “step down.” But Marvyn has no idea how much his game will need to step up if he hopes to have any chance of inspiring his teenage players in the new Disney+ original series Big Shot, premiering Friday, April 16….

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Earth Moods

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

Dive headfirst into the weekend by watching a brand-new episode of Shark Tank Friday on ABC. That same day, Disney+ will premiere National Geographic’s short-form visual series Earth Moods and also add two films, The Kid Who Would Be King and RIO, to its library. Finally, on Saturday, Nat Geo WILD will broadcast a new episode of Dr. Oakley, Yukon…

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Haunted Mansion

Check Out What’s Materializing at Disneyland Park’s Haunted Mansion

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Spring has sprung, and the urge to redecorate has possessed many of us who have grown a little too used to our usual haunts. Who hasn’t been seized by the urge to hang some new paintings or replant a garden? The spirit of home improvement isn’t limited to just the living—our ghoulishly delightful pals at Disneyland park’s Haunted Mansion

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5 Fantastic Things

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

By Zach Johnson

Things are getting juicy this week! Join us Monday as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of James and the Giant Peach by streaming the film on Disney+. Tuesday will mark 10 years since the comedy series Happy Endings debuted on ABC, and you can stream all three seasons on Hulu. We’ll also be honoring the fifth anniversary of Disney Legend Jon…

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Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Phoebe Waller-Bridge Joins Indiana Jones Cast

By Zach Johnson

If adventure has a name… it must be Indiana Jones!

Lucasfilm Ltd. just announced that Emmy®- and Golden Globe®- winning actress and writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge will star alongside Harrison Ford, who is returning to the role of the legendary hero archaeologist, for the fifth installment of the Indiana Jones franchise.

In addition, John…

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Loki

New Loki Trailer Makes Mischief—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney+ Debuts New Trailer for Marvel Studios’ Loki
We’ve been looking forward to this series for a while, and now we’re only a few months away: Marvel Studios’ Loki is an all-new, original series bringing mischief and mayhem exclusively to Disney+ beginning this June—and we were just gifted a brand-new look at the series,…

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Avengers Campus

JUST ANNOUNCED: Epic News About Avengers Campus at Disneyland Resort

By Beth Deitchman

Calling all Super Hero Recruits—and yes, that means you! Disney Parks, Experiences and Products has just announced that Avengers Campus, an entirely new land dedicated to discovering, recruiting and training the next generation of Super Heroes, will open June 4, 2021 at Disneyland Resort, inside Disney California Adventure Park. And whether…

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