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Disney+ Casting Update and New Disney Parks Fun—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Gina Rodriguez joins Diary of a Female President in a recurring role, and a new cavalcade of fun comes to Disneyland park for a very limited time… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Casting Announced for Disney+ Series Diary of a Female President

With the debut of Disney+ just over the…

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Live-Action Mulan Now in Production—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Liu Yifei will portray Hua Mulan in the new version of Disney’s 1998 animated hit, and two fan-fave actors join the cast of Disney Channel’s live-action Kim Possible movie… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!
Live-Action Mulan Now in Production; Set to Bring Honor to Us All
We here at D23 are…

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Ming-Na Wen

D23 Fab Five: Ming-Na Wen Shares Her Top Disney Heroines

By Jeffrey Epstein

From Mulan to Agent Melinda May, Ming-Na Wen has a rich history of playing fierce warriors. In celebration of Mulan’s 20th anniversary, we asked her to name her top five “kick-butt” Disney characters.

Princess Leia
“Similar to Mulan, she followed her own heart and believed in herself. She’s truly just a soldier, as well. She…

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Cri-kee from Mulan

9 Disney Good Luck Charms to Keep in Mind on Saint Patrick’s Day

By Megan Deppe

Even the most thrilling adventures benefit from a little good fortune, and Disney movies abound with good luck charms that have given our heroes an extra boost on their journeys. With Saint Patrick’s Day just around the corner, you may want to seek out one of these talismans (to pair with your green shirt) as you celebrate the festive day!

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International Women's Day

Celebrate International Women’s Day with These Quotes from Inspiring Disney Women

By Megan Deppe

International Women’s Day, celebrated on March 8, celebrates the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women around the globe. It’s also a perfect opportunity to acknowledge the strong women of Disney who have inspired us over the years and motivated us to become the best versions of ourselves. In honor of today’s…

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March Hare Mania Disney Songs

Test Your Disney Song Knowledge with Our Disney Track Trivia Quiz

By Jocelyn Buhlman

The March Hare Mania: #D23TrackBracket voting is now open, but after you help choose which Disney song reigns supreme, why not test your knowledge? We know that D23 fans are some of the biggest Disney fanatics out there, and our last Trivia Quiz had you asking for more! Are you ready to test your Disney song knowledge?

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disney soulmate quiz

Who’s Your Disney Soulmate?

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Love and Disney go hand-in-hand, from signature romantic songs from your favorite movies to wearing matching shirts with your sweetie at your favorite Disney park. It’s only natural that Disney fans might imagine what it would be like to live a Disney romance with their favorite character. Whether you’re ballroom dancing with Cinderella or…

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Hobbies

Find Your Next Hobby in These 11 Favorite Disney Films

By Megan Deppe

The start to a new year is always a great opportunity to try something new. Whether you’re in search of an activity to fill your time or you want to expand your horizons, you don’t need to look any further for inspiration than classic Disney films. Many of your favorite characters have amazing hobbies, and you can try them all!

1. Archery…

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Beauty and the Beast

Avengers: Infinity War and A Beast-ly Return—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Marvel Studios’ Avengers assemble once again, and Beauty and the Beast is set for a return to theaters in L.A. and New York City… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

It’s Finally Here… The First Trailer for Avengers: Infinity War!
Avengers, assemble: We have something extra-special to be…

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Awesome Disney girls

13 Awesome Disney Girls to Celebrate on International Day of the Girl

By Megan Deppe

“For every girl who dreams big, there is a princess to show her it is possible.” The motto for Disney’s “Dream Big, Princess” campaign is an important message every day, but today—declared by the U.N. to be the International Day of the Girl—is the perfect opportunity to celebrate girls from all the worlds of Disney who inspire others to…

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