Disney news

Lin-Manuel Gets Quackin’ and black-ish Gets a Spin-off—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

DuckTales gets a new cast member, and we follow black-ish’s Zoe to college … Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the Cast of New DuckTales

As if the cast of Disney XD’s new DuckTales wasn’t fabulous enough—it features former Doctor Who star David Tennant,…

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Julianne Hough

D23 Fab Five: Julianne Hough’s Favorite Disney Movies

By Ingrid Meilan

It’s no surprise that Julianne Hough is a huge fan of Disney movies. The bubbly dancer, singer, and actress says that the music in Disney films has been something she’s loved for as long as she can remember. “Honestly, I just love every song that’s in all of these movies,” the Dancing with the Stars judge tells D23, “and I know every…

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Carrie Ann Inaba

D23 Fab Five: Carrie Ann Inaba’s Favorite Disney Princesses

By Ingrid Meilan

Carrie Ann Inaba wears her Disney fandom proudly. “Who isn’t a Disney fan?” the Dancing with the Stars judge asked while catching up with D23. The choreographer says that she’s always inspired by the music in Disney movies. “I love the songs in all the films. They’re just so magical,” she says.

Inaba also loves the films’…

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ABC Upfronts part 2

Every New Show and Spectacle Coming to ABC

By Nicole Nalty

We’ve already shared four of the new shows coming to ABC this fall, but there’s even more to look forward to in 2018! Read on to see what’s coming to your TV (and your phone, and your computer…) later on in the season and into 2018.

For the People–Get ready for more Shondaland! An all-new show from Shonda Rhimes follows six young…

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ABC Upfronts

5 New Shows and Fan Favorites Return in ABC’s Fall Lineup

By Nicole Nalty

At the end of a busy day, is there anything better than sitting down to watch one of your favorite shows? In addition to beloved shows like black-ish, Grey’s Anatomy, and Dancing with the Stars, ABC is adding five brand-new shows to your must-watch lineup for fall. Take a look below, and let us know which shows you can’t wait to watch!

The…

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Disney news

New Fireworks, Raven’s Debut, and Idol Returns—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Magic Kingdom Park’s latest nighttime spectacular debuts on May 12, and American Idol comes to ABC … Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Happily Ever After Debuts at Magic Kingdom on May 12—Watch It Live

There’s a brand-new nighttime spectacular on the horizon at Walt Disney World…

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Erin Andrews

D23 Fab Five: Erin Andrews’ Disney Family Memories

By Ingrid Meilan

Erin Andrews is a lifelong Disney fan. “I grew up in Florida,” the Dancing with the Stars co-host tells D23, “So I was basically raised at Walt Disney World.” Living only 90 minutes from Orlando, the sportscaster says that she was lucky enough to visit the parks on a regular basis. “My parents would take my sister and me if we wanted to…

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Captain Jack’s Surprise and Descendants 2’s New Trailer—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Johnny Depp surprises boatloads of Disneyland guests, and Epcot’s popular festival expands to 75 days… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Surprise! That Really Was Johnny Depp Inside Disneyland’s Pirates Attraction!

Can you imagine? Rounding the corner on the Pirates of the Caribbean

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Laurie Hernandez

D23 Fab Five: Laurie Hernandez’s Favorite Disney Role Models

By Ingrid Meilan

At the young age of 16, Olympian Laurie Hernandez is already a role model. In fact, after the gymnast took home the Mirrorball trophy on season 23 of Dancing with the Stars with partner Val Chmerkovskiy, Hernandez said that inspiring young people was her No. 1 goal.

And while the spunky teenager aspires to be someone that her fans can look up to,…

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OUAT Wedding

Exclusive: Once Upon a Time Takes to the Stage with a Musical Episode

By Jeffrey Epstein

Witches and saviors. Royalty and villainy. Curses and reverses.

Over the past six seasons, Once Upon a Time has taken viewers on a roller coaster of fairy-tale proportions. The only place it hasn’t gone? To the piano. This Sunday, May 7, the ABC hit fantasy show sings—literally and figuratively. In the episode that finally sees Emma and…

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