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Avengers: Endgame Tickets Now on Sale—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

It’s almost time to join the Avengers for “whatever it takes,” and their colleagues at S.H.I.E.L.D. return to ABC this summer… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Avengers: Endgame: The Wait is Almost Over…

While it’s true that we don’t know much about what Marvel Studios’…

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D23 Loves Disney Channel

35 Years of Disney Channel in Under One Minute

Disney Channel started broadcasting on April 18, 1983, and we’re looking back at some of our favorite original shows and movies from the past 35 years—all in under a minute! From The All-New Mickey Mouse Club to Andi Mack, Disney Channel’s live-action shows, animated series, and movies have entertained both the young and young-at-heart as long as the channel has…

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Kingdom Hearts III, Gravity Falls, and More Coming to D23 Expo

By D23 Team

Gamers, bookworms, and digital Disney fans unite! Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) has an awesome lineup of panels, presentations, and more throughout D23 Expo. Take a look at the schedule below!
Friday, July 14
The Walt Disney Company’s Celebrated Product Legacy and the Exciting Future Ahead (10 a.m., Walt Disney Archives…

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23 Books Every Disney Fan Needs to Read

By D23 Team

Chilly weather makes for the perfect excuse for cozying up by the fireplace with a book, or two—or in this case…23! We’ve rounded up 23 recent releases that are perfect for any Disney fan––you could even start your own Disney book club! Can we come?

Disney A to Z: The Official Encyclopedia
Disney Legend Dave Smith is back with a newly…

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Celebrate These Disney Grandparents—and Yours—on National Grandparents Day

By Beth Deitchman

There’s a Chinese proverb that goes, “To forget one’s ancestors is to be a brook without a source, a tree without a root.” While this is important to keep in mind every day, this Sunday, you might want to spend a little extra time showing your grandparents how much you appreciate them in honor of National Grandparents Day.

Truly,…

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Roughin' It Mickey Mouse cartoon

9 Disney Tips That Will Make You a Happy Camper

By Jonathan McMullen

Summer is now in full swing, with long days, warm temperatures, and vacations full of fun and adventure! There are so many great ways to have some summer fun, and one of the most enduring is a camping trip. Whether you’ve set up your tent in the mountains, taking in the soothing scent of pine trees; on the beach with the fresh ocean breeze…

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Dipper and Mabel

7 Sets of Disney Relatives Who Win National Siblings Day

By Courtney Potter

There’s a special bond between siblings—whether they be brothers (like Hiro and Tadashi in Big Hero 6), sisters (Anna and Elsa in Frozen), or a combination thereof (Ryan and Sharpay in High School Musical). As National Sibling Day (April 10) approaches, we decided to take a spin through the fabulous Disney Gif app to find some sibling-centric…

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concept art for Tangled: Before Ever After

17 Actors You’ll Hear When Tangled: Before Ever After Debuts in 2017

Once upon a time—well, in 2010—Walt Disney Animation Studios released the feature film Tangled, and we’ve been happier ever after since our first viewing. That happiness grew with the announcement of an animated series based on the film, which will take place between the events of the feature and the start of the 2012 short, Tangled Ever After. The series unfolds…

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Gravity Falls Celebrates Two Gravity-Defying Seasons

D23 was lucky enough to attend a recent Gravity Falls finale event where creator Alex Hirsch led a special “table read” of a scene from the June 2012 series premiere and also had a Q&A where Hirsch, composer Brad Breeck, and voice actors Jason Ritter and Kristen Schaal reflected on—and celebrated—Gravity Falls’ past and present, while musing about its…

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