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JUST ANNOUNCED: Disney twenty-three Celebrates the Heart and Soul of Pixar’s New Feature with Pete Docter, Tina Fey, and Jamie Foxx

By D23 Team

The new Disney and Pixar feature Soul is unlike any animated film to arrive from visionary director Pete Docter, and the winter edition of Disney twenty-three explores this stunning journey from New York City to The Great Before and back again with Docter, co-director Kemp Powers, producer Dana Murray, and stars Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey. Trent Reznor and…

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Musician Jon Batiste Brings Us Some Soul—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney and Pixar’s Soul: Hear from Jon Batiste and Watch a New Trailer!
Jazz musician Jon Batiste—a Grammy® nominee known currently as the band leader on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert—has contributed music to the upcoming Disney and Pixar film Soul… and now, we get a sneak peek at one of his songs! The above clip features Batiste…

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Soul

5 Things You Need to Know About Pixar’s Soul

On December 25, Disney and Pixar’s highly anticipated feature film Soul will premiere exclusively on Disney+, introducing audiences to Joe Gardner (voice of Jamie Foxx), a middle school band teacher who dreams of being a professional jazz musician. But soon after he gets his big break, a tragic misstep sends Joe to The Great Before, the place where souls get their…

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Soul

Disney and Pixar’s Soul Concept Art

What makes you… you? That very question is the ethos behind Disney and Pixar’s new movie Soul, premiering exclusively on Disney+ on December 25, 2020. (In international markets where Disney+ isn’t currently available or is soon to be, Soul will be released theatrically, with dates to be announced later.) The film follows Joe Gardner (voice of Jamie Foxx), a…

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Pixar Announces Its Next Animated Feature: Luca—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Pixar Reveals Next Big-Screen Adventure: Luca
Fabulous news this week from our pals over at Pixar Animation Studios: Their next feature film is entitled Luca, and will be directed by Academy Award® nominee Enrico Casarosa (La Luna) and produced by Andrea Warren (Lava and Cars 3). Along with the announcement, Pixar shared concept art for the…

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Every Way to Bring Disney Magic to Your Video Calls

By Beth Deitchman

Are you feeling a little bit like Rapunzel right about now? Do you wish you could travel to an exotic locale? Well, how about Zootopia, or Monstropolis, or Hoth? Thanks to a wide array of backgrounds from Disney Channel, Walt Disney Animation Studios, National Geographic, and more, you can add excitement—not to mention Disney Magic Moments—to…

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EXCLUSIVE: Read the First Chapter of Onward: The Search for the Phoenix Gem

By the D23 Team

The adventure beginneth! Disney and Pixar’s Onward is now available on digital and Disney+, and if you’re ready to explore more of that world, dive into Onward: The Search for the Phoenix Gem, an eBook about Sadalia, an ordinary teenage elf with big dreams! Join her as she investigates the truth about the Lightfoot brothers’ epic quest. A free…

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JUST ANNOUNCED: The Walt Disney Studios Announces New Dates for Upcoming Films

By the D23 Team

We have exciting news to share from our friends at The Walt Disney Studios! Following the announcement in March that several titles would be delayed due to the global health crisis, The Walt Disney Studios today shared new dates for Disney’s Mulan, Marvel Studios’ Black Widow, and more. Additionally, we’ve just found out that Disney’s Artemis…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Savannah Salazar

Marathons, finales, and premieres! This weekend has an exciting roster of series and films from Disney+, ESPN, Freeform, and Disney XD. From magical adventures to heartwarming stories, we’ve rounded up five fantastic things for you to tune in to watch. Check it out, below!

Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings—Friday, April 3, on…

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Onward

How Pixar Created Its Own Brand of Magic in Onward

By Zach Johnson

In Disney and Pixar’s Onward, opening in U.S. theaters on March 6, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to find out if there’s still a little magic left in the world. Because it’s set in a suburban fantasy town—one where unicorns are vermin and dragons are pets—the magic in Onward needed to feel both original and

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