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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

So much to watch, so little time! First up, enjoy two back-to-back episodes of Gabby Duran & The Unsittables, airing Friday on Disney Channel. That same day, Disney+ will add Descendants: The Royal Wedding and Disney’s Broadway Hits at London’s Royal Albert Hall to its library. The following night, FXX will present the 2021 Creative Arts Emmys®….

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See the Teaser Trailer for Disney and Pixar’s Turning Red—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Sneak Peek at Disney and Pixar’s Turning Red
Ready for more magic from Disney and Pixar? Check out the brand-new teaser trailer for their upcoming animated film Turning Red

Young actress Rosalie Chiang lends her voice to Mei Lee, a 13-year-old who suddenly “poofs” into a giant red panda when she gets too excited (which is, much to…

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Disney Earns a Record 166 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

By Zach Johnson

Television’s biggest night is right around the corner!

The Walt Disney Company proudly announces an impressive 166 nominations for the 73rd Primetime Emmy® Awards. While the Television Academy announced the attributed total number as 146, the Company additionally recognizes all the programming produced for third party platforms and by all its…

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The Mandalorian Helps Drive Disney to 22 Emmy® Awards for 2020

By Beth Deitchman

Just 10 months after its launch, Disney+ received eight trophies in the 72nd Emmy® Awards, including seven Emmys® for The Mandalorian, from Lucasfilm, and one for Pixar’s Forky Asks a Question: What is Love. This marks the most Emmy wins ever for a streaming service in its inaugural year.

Titles from across The Walt Disney Company combined…

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Everything You Need to Know About the 72nd Primetime Emmy® Awards on ABC

By Zach Johnson

Ready to tune in for television’s biggest night?

The 72nd Primetime Emmy® Awards, airing live on ABC, will undoubtedly be a ceremony unlike any other. Returning to host the show for the third time, executive producer Jimmy Kimmel will help bring together 138 stars from 114 locations across 10 countries for one unpredictable night. Due to the…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

Whether you’re an animal lover, a sports fan, or a television fanatic, there’s something for everyone this weekend! You’ll score with the modern classic Bend It Like Beckham, which is joining the Disney+ library Friday. Then, at midnight, tune in to Freeform for the “paw-some” movie The Shaggy Dog, starring Disney Legends Tim Allen and…

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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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Disney Earns 145 2020 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

By Zach Johnson

Eight months after its launch in the U.S., Disney+ today received an impressive 19 Emmy® Award nominations. The Mandalorian, from the mind of Disney Legend Jon Favreau, leads with 15, followed by A Celebration of the Music from Coco, Forky Asks a Question, The Imagineering Story, and The World According to Jeff Goldblum with one nomination…

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Congratulations to Alan Menken—EGOT… and LEGOT!

By Beth Deitchman

Yesterday, Disney Legend Alan Menken joined not one but two very elite clubs: He is now an “EGOT”—a winner of an Emmy®, Grammy®, Oscar®, and Tony®—and he is also a “LEGOT,” having also received the Disney Legends Award in 2001. Only 16 people have achieved EGOT status over the years, but the LEGOT is even rarer: Menken is just the…

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