Mira, Royal Detective

Celebrate Diwali with Mira, Royal Detective—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Mira, Royal Detective Celebrates Diwali with New Episode

Here’s some great news from our pals over at Disney Junior: They’ve got a totally tuneful, completely colorful, mega-meaningful new episode of Mira, Royal Detective all about the celebration of Diwali premiering today—Friday, November 6—and airing all through next week, leading…

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Must-see Adorable Animals Recently Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

By Jocelyn Buhlman

If you needed an excuse to go, “Awwwwww…” today—or maybe just needed a quick midweek pick-me-up—we’ve got just the thing for you: A roundup of adorable animals recently born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! With a unique focus on research and conservation efforts involving all animals that reside there, Disney’s Animal Kingdom is home…

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Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Brings a Wildly Wonderful Inside Look at the Theme Park to Disney+

By Beth Deitchman

If you’ve visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park and gazed in awe at the incredible array of animals who call the park’s savannas, forests, and tranquil pools home, you’ve only experienced part of the story. Beginning Friday, September 25, Disney+’s new docuseries Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, produced by National Geographic and…

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Disney+ Announces New Olaf Short Coming Soon—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

New Olaf Short Premiering on Disney+ This October

Ready for a few more warm hugs? Disney+ has just the ticket! Earlier this week, the streaming service announced that an all-new animated short—chronicling the origin story of everyone’s favorite sunny snowman Olaf, from the Oscar®-winning 2013 hit Frozen and its acclaimed 2019 sequel—will…

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Pixar Announces Its Next Animated Feature: Luca—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Pixar Reveals Next Big-Screen Adventure: Luca
Fabulous news this week from our pals over at Pixar Animation Studios: Their next feature film is entitled Luca, and will be directed by Academy Award® nominee Enrico Casarosa (La Luna) and produced by Andrea Warren (Lava and Cars 3). Along with the announcement, Pixar shared concept art for the…

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Muppets Now Debuts on Disney+ This July—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Get Ready for Muppets Now, Coming to Disney+ July 31

If you’re anything like us, this news will leave you positively jubilant: As announced at D23 Expo by Kermit the Frog himself, the Muppets are coming to Disney+… and just this week, we found out exactly when! Their new short-form series, Muppets Now, will premiere on the streaming service…

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Secret Society of Second-Born Royals

Get the Scoop on Secret Society of Second-Born Royals—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter
First Look at Disney+’s New Secret Society of Second-Born Royals
You read about it last year, right here at D23.com—and now, its premiere is drawing ever closer… Just this week, Disney+ revealed a first look at its much-anticipated new film, Secret Society of Second-Born Royals.

Produced by Disney Channel, the film follows Sam (Peyton…

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D23 Inside Disney Episode 34 | Disney Imagineering Secrets

Disney characters are ready to give you a call, how Star Wars Day will be celebrated on Disney+, Disney’s Animal Kingdom welcomes a new zebra, and a fascinating new National Geographic documentary from Ron Howard. Plus, Bob Weis, President of Walt Disney Imagineering, and Leslie Iwerks, creator, producer, and director of The Imagineering Story, talk about creating…

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