Nomadland

Wins for Nomadland and Soul Among Most Magical Moments from the 93rd Oscars®

By Beth Deitchman

Disney releases combined to win five Academy Awards® during The Oscars®, which aired live last night on ABC. Searchlight Pictures’ Nomadland earned three Oscars: Best Motion Picture, Best Actress in a Leading Role, and a history-making win for its director, Chloé Zhao. Zhao became the first Chinese woman to receive the Oscar for Best…

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5 Fantastic Things

5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

It’s all been leading up to this.

The finale of Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier will debut Friday, bringing the six-episode season to an exciting conclusion. That same day, Disney+ will add Disney Channel’s Liv and Maddie to its library. And as we count down to The Oscars®, airing Sunday on ABC, Freeform and FX have lined…

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Oscars

Everything You Need to Know About The Oscars® on ABC

By Zach Johnson

Hollywood’s biggest night is almost here!

ABC will broadcast the 93rd Oscars® live on Sunday, April 25, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, but the fun and the glamour will begin way before the first winner’s name is announced! From dynamic pre-shows and post-shows to comprehensive podcasts, this is an awards season unlike any other. Here’s everything…

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6 Degrees of Walt

6 Degrees of Walt Disney—How the 2021 Oscar® Nominees Relate to Walt

By Courtney Potter

It’s true: Walt and Oscar go way back.

All told, he won or received 32 Oscars®, from an incredible 67 nominations, during an iconic decades-long career—and he still holds the record for most Oscars in history.

As D23 has highlighted in years past, Walt weaves a truly historic path through film industry that continues to this very day,…

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snow white

A Look Back at the Oscars® – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

By Christina Pappous, Walt Disney Archives

As the Academy Awards® ceremony approaches, we’re taking a look back at some of Disney’s Oscar winners. Today, we’re spotlighting Walt Disney’s first feature length animated production—and the fairest of them all—Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)!

The film premiered at the Carthay Circle Theatre in Los…

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Fantasy Springs

Tokyo DisneySea’s New Themed Port Concept Model—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Concept Model for Tokyo DisneySea’s New Themed Port Unveiled
Fantastical news from our friends at Tokyo Disneyland Resort: They’ve just unveiled a truly amazing concept model for Fantasy Springs, the new themed port opening at Tokyo DisneySea Park in 2023. This will be the eighth themed port in Tokyo DisneySea, and the largest ever since…

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Shanghai Disneyland

Celebrating Five Years of Shanghai Disney Resort—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter
A “Year of Magical Surprises!” is Coming to Shanghai Disney Resort
Time flies when you’re having fun! On June 16, Shanghai Disney Resort will celebrate five years of magic and wonder—and next month, they’re kicking off a brand-new, year-long event to help commemorate such an auspicious occasion.

Starting April 8, the resort will begin…

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2021 Oscars

The Walt Disney Company Earns 15 Oscar® Nominations

By Zach Johnson
Get ready to roll out the red carpet!
Nominations for the 93rd Academy Awards® were announced earlier this morning, with The Walt Disney Company receiving 15 in total. Nomadland leads the pack with six nods; the feature films Soul, Mulan, The One and Only Ivan, Onward, and The United States vs. Billie Holiday and the short film Burrow are also…

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Oscars 2020

7 Most Magical Moments from the 2020 Oscars®

By Zach Johnson
The 92nd Academy Awards® aired live on ABC Sunday, and The Oscars® was filled with magical moments for Disney fans of all ages. From a once-in-a-lifetime Frozen 2 performance to history-making wins, we’re celebrating those highlights and more below:

1. A Warm and Colorful Welcome
Janelle Monáe opened the Oscars® broadcast with a musical tribute…

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Oscars

Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 Oscars®

By Zach Johnson
Roll out the red carpet, because Hollywood’s biggest night is back—and it’s bigger than ever! The 92nd Oscars® will be held Sunday, February 9, 2020, at the Dolby® Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood and be televised live on ABC at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET. The show will be televised live in more than 225 countries and…

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