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Take a Jolly Holiday with Mary Poppins Returns All Around the World

By Jocelyn Buhlman Everyone’s favorite practically perfect nanny flew into theaters (and our hearts) last week. The cast and creative minds behind Mary Poppins Returns tripped a little light fantastic across the world in celebration of the film, and we’ve put together a collection of some of our favorite moments from their travels. Europe: The …

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An Animated Behind-the-Scenes Look at Mary Poppins Returns

By Beth Deitchman Whether you’re such a devotee of the 1964 film Mary Poppins that you can recite “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” backwards along with the beloved nanny herself—it’s “dociousaliexpilisticfragicalirupes,” for your information—or you just have an overwhelming feeling of nostalgia for the film, chances are you consider the film’s animated sequences to be among its most memorable. …

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The Walt Disney Studios Receives Nine Golden Globe® Nominations

By Beth Deitchman Mary Poppins is going from the streets of London to the 2018 Golden Globe Awards®, and she’ll be joined by T’Challa, the Parr family and everyone’s favorite video game bad guy, Wreck-It Ralph. Nominations for the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning, and Disney films received a total of …

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7 Practically Perfect Stories from the Mary Poppins Returns Cast and Filmmakers

By Courtney Potter “Wind’s in the east, there’s a mist comin’ in… like somethin’ is brewin’—about to begin.” Mary Poppins Returns, the much-anticipated sequel to Disney’s seminal 1964 film, is set to soar into a cineplex near you December 19. Starring Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place) as Mary; Lin-Manuel Miranda (Broadway’s Hamilton) as her lamplighter …

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The ‘Fantastic’ music of Mary Poppins Returns

By Bruce Steele Lin-Manuel Miranda is Alexander Hamilton no more. Backstage at Shepperton Studios in London, he’s in full working-class “leerie” garb: a newsboy-like cap, red waistcoat (that’s a “vest” to you Americans) and loose, well-worn jacket and trousers. Speaking to journalists during a break in filming, Miranda recalls that he had just one question …

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Practice Makes Practically Perfect on the Set of Mary Poppins Returns

By Bruce Steele There can be only one Mary Poppins. She is, says Emily Blunt, “a completely singular character.” But on the London set of Mary Poppins Returns, in which Blunt brings the magical nanny back to the screen, you very quickly learn that duplication is the rule. As costume designer Sandy Powell tours a …

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Winter 2018

Director Rob Marshall and stars Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda take us inside the next chapter of the beloved nanny’s story. 

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Special New Look at Mary Poppins Returns—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter See (and hear) Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda in action, and check out Freeform’s new Party of Five siblings… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs! The Impossible’s Possible in a New Look at Mary Poppins Returns If you were taking in the Disney Night …

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