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Mary Poppins Returns in 2018—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

It’s Official! Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda to Star in Mary Poppins Returns

“Wind’s in the east, there’s a mist comin’ in… like somethin’ is brewin’—about to begin.” For the last few months, we’ve been teased with the possibility of an all-new Mary Poppins film from Walt Disney Studios—and now, it’s official!…

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10 Favorite Disney Pets for National Love Your Pet Day

Since Pluto made his debut as Mickey Mouse’s loyal canine companion in the 1931 cartoon short The Moose Hunt, pets have held a special place in Disney history. They’re often the best kind of sidekick: a true-blue friend that’s ready for adventure. And they come in all kinds of shapes, sizes, and species—from dogs, rodents, and horses to… well, whatever Stitch…

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23 Favorite Pixar Supporting Characters

Buzz and Woody. Dory. Merida. Joy and Sadness. They’re some of the most iconic characters in Disney•Pixar (not to mention animation) history, and they’re known the world over. As we celebrate the amazing 30-year history of Pixar Animation Studios, we thought we’d take a moment to praise some of our favorite supporting characters from Pixar’s 16 feature…

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D23’s Lineup of Events for 2016

UPDATED April 11: Please see below for date changes and event additions.

In 2016, D23 will expand member events with more experiences on the East Coast and new twists on current favorites.*

January 29
D23 Behind-the-Scenes Experience
Burbank, California

February 20
Alice in Wonderland
Burbank, California

March 3
Have a Wild Time at Zootopia
Chicago,…

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23 Coolest Moments at D23 EXPO 2015!

Outside the thermometer soared to triple digits. But inside the Anaheim Convention Center at D23 EXPO 2015 it was super cool—with a bevy of A-List celebrities, hear-it-here-first announcements, unforgettable musical performances, a pulsating show floor, and, well, plenty of other fandemonium on hand to render the August heat wave defenseless against the cool stuff…

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Ten Disney Movies to Warm Your Heart

It’s downright cold around much of the country this week—so cold that you might be better off staying indoors and watching a Disney movie!
Of course you could argue that all Disney movies are heartwarming in one respect or another, but these 10 films always send us running for the couch, a cup of steaming hot cocoa in one hand, a remote control in the other.

Use…

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Resolutions Disney Characters Might Consider Making for 2016

Happy New Year from D23!
We’ve enjoyed learning about D23 Members’ New Year’s Resolutions, some of which are pretty ambitious and inspiring! That got us thinking about some of our favorite Disney characters, and we couldn’t help but ponder some resolutions they might consider making in 2016.

Donald Duck—Take anger management classes. Donald can always be…

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