Beauty and the Beast

Peek into Live-Action Beauty and the Beast—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter Brand-New Trailer for Disney’s Live-Action Beauty and the Beast It’s a tale as old as time, a song as old as rhyme… and it’s coming to the big screen as a live-action adaptation! Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, directed by Bill Condon, doesn’t waltz into a cinema near you until next spring—but …

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HeiHei from Moana

Who’s That Good Luck Charm-ing Voice in Moana?

By Jim Frye In Walt Disney Animation Studios’ (WDAS) upcoming Moana, the super-charming actor Alan Tudyk plays the scene-stealing rooster Heihei. And although many people will recognize him as the star of such high-profile TV projects as Firefly, iRobot, the film Serenity, or the new series Con Man, Tudyk is no stranger to expressing himself …

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It’s a Sparkling New Moana Clip—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter Wayfinder Meets Demigod in New Moana Clip! We may have mentioned previously how excited we are for Walt Disney Animation Studios’ next adventure, Moana, to hit the shores of our local cineplex… (Is the date circled in red on our collective calendar? You bet!) So we’re tickled pink that a brand-new clip …

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Beauty and the Beast as told by emoji

Beauty and the Beast Gets the Emoji Treatment—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter See Belle, Gaston, and the Beast in New As Told By Emoji Here at D23, we’ve just begun our huge, amazing, full of delicious “grey stuff” Fanniversary, themed after Beauty and the Beast’s 25th jubilee… and they’re celebrating Belle and the Beast’s big 2-5 over at Disney Interactive as well! Case in …

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Rogue One

Stay Tuned for New Rogue One Trailer—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter New Rogue One Trailer to Air During Rio Olympics, This Thursday! UPDATE: The new Rogue One trailer is here! The torch has been lit, and athletes from around the globe have descended on Rio for the 2016 Summer Olympics! If that wasn’t exciting enough, get this: During this Thursday’s live Olympic coverage, …

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Rogue One poster

Star Wars Celebration Europe Went Rogue—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter Star Wars Celebration Europe Teases Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Just this past weekend, Star Wars fans from literally all over the globe descended upon London for several days of fantastic, force-full fun… and thankfully, for those of us who were unable to attend in person, the Internet is now chock-full …

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Millennium Falcon versus Tie Fighters

10 Galactic Disney Gifs for Star Wars’ May the 4th

By Courtney Potter “The Force… it’s calling to you.” And since it’s May the 4th—otherwise known as Star Wars Day—we agree with Maz Kanata: “Just let it in.” Add some interstellar fun to your May the 4th (and Revenge of the 5th) with this collection of Star Wars-related gifs. Join our intrepid heroes on the …

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Disney Cruise Line

Disney Cruise Line Sails into ’17—Plus More in News Briefs

By D23 Team Disney Cruise Line Unveils Fresh, Fun Itineraries for 2017 Ready for adventure? Our pals over at Disney Cruise Line are happy to oblige—and they’ve got a host of new itineraries (and new ports-of-call) for their Summer 2017 cruises! First-time visits to new destinations in Alaska (with stops at Icy Strait Point and …

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