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Don’t Miss These Enchanting New Trailers—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Catch a sneak peek at Disney’s upcoming Dumbo and Aladdin, and see the latest adorable short from Pixar Animation Studios… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

New Dumbo Trailer Delights and New Aladdin Trailer Mesmerizes…

There is a plethora of fantabulous Disney fun coming soon to a…

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Disney XD Share The Joy with Baymax

Baymax, Scrooge McDuck and More Disney XD Characters Share the Joy This Holiday Season

By D23 Team

The Walt Disney Company is sharing the joy this holiday season with kids and families who need it most. You can learn more about Disney’s efforts at

To inspire fans of all ages to use their power to make a difference, Disney XD is sharing a series of stop-motion interstitials this holiday season. Starring everyone’s…

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Disney XD Haunted Mansion promo

Here’s What Happens When Baymax Meets the Hatbox Ghost

By Nicole Nalty

We are satisfied with this news! Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion attraction is getting a stop-motion makeover in three brand new on-air promos, created in collaboration with Walt Disney Imagineering, Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, and Disney XD. The stop-motion animated promos star characters from DuckTales, Big Hero 6 The Series, and Star vs. The Forces of…

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Disney Store D23 Expo Star Wars Troopers

Ready, Set, Shop! New Collections and Collectibles Coming to D23 Expo

By D23 Team

Make sure to leave some room in your suitcase! Disney Store is launching new collections, limited-edition sets, and more never-before-seen items that will make their debut on the D23 Expo 2017 show floor. With more than 5,000 square feet of space, there’s lots to see and shop! Here’s a taste of what you can expect:

Disney Designer Collection:

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Kingdom Hearts III

Kingdom Hearts III, Gravity Falls, and More Coming to D23 Expo

By D23 Team

Gamers, bookworms, and digital Disney fans unite! Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) has an awesome lineup of panels, presentations, and more throughout D23 Expo. Take a look at the schedule below!
Friday, July 14
The Walt Disney Company’s Celebrated Product Legacy and the Exciting Future Ahead (10 a.m., Walt Disney Archives…

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Past and Present Collide in Disney•Pixar’s Coco—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Coco introduces its colorful extended family, and Star vs. The Forces of Evil announces a galactic two-hour movie event… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Disney•Pixar’s Coco Announces its Extended Family

The latest animated adventure from Disney•Pixar, Coco, will burst onto the…

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Cars 3

Teaser Trailer for Disney•Pixar’s Cars 3—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Start Your Engines! New Teaser Trailer for Cars 3

Cars 2 hit the pavement of your local movie theater in 2011—and if you’re anything like us, you’ve been wondering what the charismatic Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) has been up to in the years since… thankfully, we don’t have too much longer to wait to find out! Cars 3

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Pickle and Peanut Haunted Mansion tv spot

Disney XD and WDI Team Up for the Most Spooktacular Spots of the Season

By Beth Deitchman

For the 999 Happy Haunts of Disneyland Park’s Haunted Mansion, the spooky season is always in high gear. But most of us don’t kick into full ghost-and-goblin mode until October—and Disney XD has given us something to shriek about this morning. They’ve teamed up with Walt Disney Imagineering and the renowned stop-motion studio Stoopid Buddy…

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Mary Poppins art

Mary Poppins Returns in 2018—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

It’s Official! Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda to Star in Mary Poppins Returns

“Wind’s in the east, there’s a mist comin’ in… like somethin’ is brewin’—about to begin.” For the last few months, we’ve been teased with the possibility of an all-new Mary Poppins film from Walt Disney Studios—and now, it’s official!…

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concept art for Tangled: Before Ever After

17 Actors You’ll Hear When Tangled: Before Ever After Debuts in 2017

Once upon a time—well, in 2010—Walt Disney Animation Studios released the feature film Tangled, and we’ve been happier ever after since our first viewing. That happiness grew with the announcement of an animated series based on the film, which will take place between the events of the feature and the start of the 2012 short, Tangled Ever After. The series unfolds…

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