Willow

Jon M. Chu to Direct Lucasfilm’s Willow Series for Disney

By Zach Johnson

A new prophecy has been revealed: The magical world of Disney Legend George Lucas’ Willow, the epic fantasy adventure set in an age of swords, sorcery, myths, and monsters, will return in a Disney+ series slated to begin production next year! The production plans to return to the majestic landscapes of Wales, where much of the 1988 classic was…

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black-ish Returns for a Seventh Season of Stories That Shine a Light on our “Now”

By Beth Deitchman

The Johnsons are back! ABC’s  Emmy®– and Golden Globe® Award-nominated comedy series black-ish kicks off its seventh season on Wednesday, October 21 (9:30 p.m. EDT) with an episode that takes the family—and viewers—back to the beginning of the global pandemic. First responder Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross)—an anesthesiologist—receives…

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The Conners Navigate the New Normal as a Family, Both On- and Off-Screen

By Beth Deitchman

Tune in for a total “fam-demic” in the return of ABC’s popular comedy The Conners, which finds Dan (John Goodman), Jackie (Laurie Metcalf), Darlene (Sara Goodman), Becky (Lecy Goranson), and D.J. (Michael Fishman) quarantining together. As the series’ key art notes, the Conners have been “socially distant since always,” but they’ll…

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Once Upon a Snowman

7 Sunny Stories from Once Upon a Snowman’s Filmmakers

By Courtney Potter

If you’ve seen Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Oscar®-winning 2013 animated hit Frozen—and honestly who amongst us hasn’t, at least two or 26 times?—you might have found yourself wondering… what really happened after Elsa (voiced by Idina Menzel) creates that adorable snowman Olaf (voiced by Josh Gad) as she sang the iconic anthem…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

By Zach Johnson

A premiere-filled week is upon us! New seasons of ABC’s The Conners and Disney+’s The Big Fib are coming, as is the new Disney+ original short Once Upon a Snowman. With Halloween on the horizon, Freeform airs a block of The Simpsons’ “Treehouse of Horror” episodes and Hulu debuts the original hair-raising horror satire film Bad…

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disney+ november 2020

Everything New You Can Stream on Disney+ in November 2020

By Beth Deitchman

Something Wonderful is coming to Disney+ in November—a month that’s packed with spectacular content you won’t find anywhere else! Disney+ kicks off the holiday season with an out-of-this-galaxy celebration of Life Day in the LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special, premiering on November 17; and commemorates Mickey Mouse’s birthday on November 18…

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Soul

Brand-New Soul Trailer is Full of Possibilities—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Mark Your Calendars for Soul, Coming to Disney+ Later This Year…

“Life is full of possibilities, you just have to know where to look.” So says Joe Gardner (voice of Jamie Foxx) in the brand-new trailer for Disney and Pixar’s Soul, coming to Disney+ in just a few months’ time. If you haven’t taken a gander, check out the…

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Clouds

Every Way the Disney+ Original Movie Clouds Will Lift Your Spirits

By Beth Deitchman

Director Justin Baldoni discovered Zach Sobiech the way so many others had: on the Internet. In December 2012, he clicked on a news story about a 17-year-old boy whose song “Clouds” was going viral. Baldoni had left behind an acting career to follow his true passion and “try to move hearts through art and story” and he was “as broke as I…

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Supermarket Sweep

How Leslie Jones Reimagined ABC’s Supermarket Sweep

By Zach Johnson

You can’t put a price on nostalgia.

The revival of the beloved game show Supermarket Sweep returns to ABC with exciting enhancements on Sunday, October 18, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Hosted and produced by Emmy® Award-nominated comedian Leslie Jones, the series is being billed as “fresher than the produce aisle and faster than the…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

As the temperatures begin to drop, this weekend calls for staying inside and watching endless television—and luckily, The Walt Disney Company has you covered! Not only is ABC airing a new season of Shark Tank, but the network is also premiering the revival of Supermarket Sweep. On the streaming side, Disney+ is dropping a new episode of One Day at…

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