Dancing with the Stars: Athletes

Dancing with the Stars Gets Ready for the Most Competitive Season Ever

By Beth Deitchman

Between them, they’ve won Olympic medals, national championships and even a World Series ring—and now 10 athletes will compete for a new trophy to add to their collection, the coveted Mirrorball. Ten athletes will show off their fancy footwork on the dance floor when Dancing with the Stars: Athletes premieres Monday, April 30 (8–10 p.m….

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Disney Year in Review

Every Epic Disney Thing that Happened in 2017

By D23 Team

As 2017 draws to a close, it’s the perfect time to look back at some of the most magical Disney memories from this past year. We experienced brand-new immersive attractions at Disney parks around the world, and we were thrilled by blockbuster feature debuts at multiplexes close to home. The last 12 months were marked by milestone anniversaries, and a…

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ABC Fall 2017 lineup

Your Story is on ABC this Fall!

By Ingrid Meilan

Just like shopping for school supplies and picking out a Halloween costume, welcoming the lineup of new TV shows and celebrating the return of familiar favorites is a treasured autumn tradition. ABC’s 2017­–18 slate offers something for everyone, taking viewers everywhere from the epic adventures of Marvel’s Inhumans, to the suspenseful…

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Disney news

Dancing with the Stars’ New Cast and Disney Holiday Fun—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Read up on the 13 new celebs vying for the Mirrorball Trophy, and start making your Disneyland Resort holiday plans now… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Dancing with the Stars Announces Full Season 25 Cast

We cannot wait to get back into the Dancing with the Stars ballroom—and…

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Meet the Celebrity Cast of Dancing with the Stars’ 25th Season!

By Beth Deitchman

A triple-platinum singer-songwriter… An innovative violinist… A Paralympic swimmer, and a six-time pro bowler. These are just some of the celebrities who are putting on their dancing shoes and hitting the ballroom floor for the 25th season of Dancing with the Stars. This year’s lineup also includes a married couple, Nick and Vanessa Lachey,…

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2017 Emmy Nominations

Was Your Favorite Show from Disney’s Media Networks Nominated for a 2017 Emmy?

By Beth Deitchman

This morning was a big morning for fans of Disney’s television series, not to mention the talented folks who bring them to your nearest screen. The Disney|ABC Television Group received a total of 45 primetime Emmy nominations. With ESPN’s seven nominations, Disney’s media networks combined for a whopping 52 Emmy nods for 2017.

Dancing…

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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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Bruno Tonioli

D23 Fab Five: Bruno Tonioli’s Favorite Disney Movies

By Ingrid Meilan

Dancing with the Stars judge Bruno Tonioli’s introduction to Disney was from the man himself. “When I was growing up in Italy,” he says, “We didn’t get a TV until the mid-1960s, and there was only one channel.” But that one channel, he says, played the most magical program of all. “We used to look forward to watching The Wonderful…

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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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