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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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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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How to Have the Happiest Chinese New Year Ever at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort

By Beth Deitchman

They’re ringing in the Year of the Pig at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, where a Chinese New Year celebration to end all celebrations is currently underway. The festivities continue all the way through February 24.

Three special Disney V.I.P.s—Very Important Pigs, that is—are on hand for the fun! The Three Little Pigs can be found at…

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You Have to Meet Purl, the Star of Pixar’s Newest Short

By Beth Deitchman

Pixar Animation Studios has woven together an exciting new film program, SparkShorts, an experimental storytelling initiative that welcomes new creative voices at the studio to share their stories. The program’s first three shorts recently made their big-screen debut at Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre, and Purl launched on YouTube today.

Purl…

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Every New Disney Trailer from The Game

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Today is traditionally a day when football fans gather together to watch the game and root for their favorite team, but they aren’t the only fans with their eyes glued to their TVs today. Disney fans had several big reasons to tune in today, as several highly anticipate trailers for upcoming Disney films made their debut during today’s…

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Bo Peep is Back in Toy Story 4 and Black Panther Returns—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

See a beloved character in action once again, and find out where you can see a Best Picture nominee for free… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Fan Fave Bo Peep Will Re-Team with Woody and Pals in Toy Story 4

We’ve got some sheep-rific news to share, especially for fans of the Toy…

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Oscar® Nominations and Women’s Day on Broadway—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

See what Disney films delighted Academy voters, and find out how you can celebrate International Women’s Day with Disney on Broadway… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

We Couldn’t Be More Excited for Disney’s 17 Oscar® Nominations!

Earlier this week, the nominations for the 91st…

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Magnificent Maleficent Returns to Magic Kingdom Park

By Courtney Potter

She’s baaaack! Our friends at Disney Parks Blog just announced a Walt Disney World Resort return we’ve all been waiting for—Maleficent is appearing once again in Magic Kingdom park’s Disney’s Festival of Fantasy parade! Take a peek via the brand-new teaser video, below.

While the float still has her signature “Steampunk” style…

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Zootopia-Themed Expansion Headed to Shanghai Disneyland

By Jocelyn Buhlman

“Try everything!” The phrase isn’t just the theme of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ hit animated movie Zootopia—it’s also the motto of Disney park enthusiasts around the world. From the most thrilling roller coaster the latest high-tech attraction, Disney parks fans are ready to try it all—which is why guests at Shanghai Disneyland…

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