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Acquiring the Magic: Fresh Off the Set

By Rick Lorentz, Walt Disney Archives

The year 2020 finds many of our favorite television shows wrapping up storylines and coming to an end.   Fresh Off the Boat, Modern Family, Homeland, How to Get Away with Murder and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. have either aired their final episode, or will be doing so in the upcoming months.

Fans can rest assured that…

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7 Times Lin-Manuel Miranda Joined the Worlds of Disney

By the D23 Team

Can you feel it? The air is astoundingly abundant with anticipation… for in just a few days’ time, one of Broadway’s biggest-ever hits is coming to Disney+! Yes, the sure-to-be-stunning filmed version of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony® Award-winning Hamilton is debuting on the streaming service on Friday, July 3. (Are we already planning some…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Week

By Zach Johnson

It’s the end of an era. On Wednesday, ABC’s Modern Family caps its 11-season run with a one-hour documentary special and a two-part series finale that we predict will make you laugh as hard as you cry. (More on that here.) The next night, ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy will sign off—and if we’ve learned anything over the last 16 seasons, it’s to…

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What the Stars of Modern Family Want to Take Home from Set

By Zach Johnson

The memories will last a lifetime… and so will the mementos. The award-winning comedy Modern Family ends its 11-season run tonight on ABC, and a few of its stars are hoping to take home a souvenir from the set. Ahead of the hourlong series finale, beginning at 9|8c, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Reid Ewing, Nolan Gould, and Jeremy Maguire share what they…

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Modern Family’s Kids Are All Grown Up—and Now They’re Saying Goodbye

By Zach Johnson

In 2009, the groundbreaking comedy series Modern Family debuted on ABC, forever changing the landscape of television—not to mention the lives of its stars. Ahead of the hourlong series finale, airing April 8 at 9|8c, stars Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Reid Ewing, Nolan Gould, and Jeremy Maguire recall their favorite memories from making the Emmy®…

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Every Major Announcement from ABC at the 2020 Winter TCAs

By Zach Johnson

In connection with the ABC portion of the 2020 Winter Press Tour, several exciting network announcements regarding new and returning series were made today. From finales (How to Get Away with Murder and Modern Family) to premieres (The Baker and the Beauty) to live events (The Emmy® Awards and Young Frankenstein Live!), it’s shaping up to be a…

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The D23 Fan’s Ultimate Guide to ABC’s Fall 2019 Season

By Zach Johnson

Get ready to fall in love with ABC’s fall schedule.

The fun began earlier this week with the return of Dancing with the Stars (Mondays at 8|7c), which saw a diverse group of actors, athletes, hosts, musicians, and even a politician stepping outside of their comfort zones and competing for the coveted Mirrorball trophy. This year’s celebrity…

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Modern Moments

By Jeffrey Epstein

For 10 seasons, ABC’s Modern Family has delighted us with unbelievably hilarious situations, heartwarming family connections, and even a trip to Disneyland. We asked some of the stars of the show, now entering its 11th and final season, to share some of their favorite memories of making this beloved show (and some are surprisingly…

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Mark Your Calendars: ABC’s Fall Premiere Dates are Here—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

ABC announces premiere dates for new shows and returning favorites, and Freeform prepares for its September programming event… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Fall Premiere Dates Announced for ABC’s 2019-20 Season

There’s nothing like the start of a fresh new season on television,…

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D23’s Ultimate Guide to ABC’s Fall Season 2018

By Will Keck

This week kicks of the new season of ABC’s most popular shows and introduces us to new series starring such fan faves as Nathan Fillion (Castle), Ron Livingston (Sex and the City) and Alec Baldwin. Here’s the complete schedule with premiere dates and hints of what’s in store for the characters we love welcoming into our homes each…

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