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Star Wars: Galactic Nights Returns and Songs from Coco—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The popular Disney’s Hollywood Studios event is back this December, and Coco offers a sneak peek at its soundtrack… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Star Wars: Galactic Nights Returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

One of this year’s coolest events at the Walt Disney World Resort…

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New Coco Trailer and J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars Return—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Another peek into the world of Coco, and The Force Awakens director will revisit the Star Wars universe… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Brand-New Coco Trailer, Poster, & Fun at Disney California Adventure

Disney•Pixar’s Coco will dazzle moviegoers beginning this Thanksgiving—but…

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6 Ways to Disney-fy Your Dorm

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Going to college is a thrilling chance to create your own space in the world for the very first time. Living away from home means you get a chance to be in charge—especially of the important things, like room decoration! If you’re like us, that means you’re ready to make your room into the Disney wonderland you’ve always dreamed of. Need…

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Force Friday II is Almost Here—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Get ready to Find the Force, and read about The Walt Disney Company’s contribution to Hurricane Harvey relief… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Get Ready… Force Friday II is Only Days Away!

In just a few days’ time, you’ll be able to visit “a galaxy far, far away” in a whole…

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Find the Force

Are You Ready to Find the Force for Force Friday II?

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Beginning at midnight on September 1, the new product line for Star Wars: The Last Jedi will blast off globally, along with a special new augmented reality (AR) experience available in more than 20,000 retail locations worldwide. From September 1–3, aspiring Rebel pilots and Jedi padawans alike can participate in Find the Force, a global…

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Go Retro with “Guardians Inferno”—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The Guardians boogie down in a brand-new music video, and Disney announces two new streaming services… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Can You Dig It? Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Gets Funky

Fans of Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 can now rejoice in…

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Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher will be instantly recognizable for her iconic performance as Princess Leia in the Star Wars saga. But throughout her career Carrie took on many roles—as an actress, author, playwright, screenwriter, and advocate for mental health awareness.

Carrie was born on October 21, 1956, the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. She…

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Mark Hamill

Mark Hamill

For an entire generation of filmgoers, there has been no greater hero than Luke Skywalker. And behind the robes of the aspiring Jedi was an actor who would become an iconic part of the great Star Wars legacy: Mark Hamill.

Born in Oakland, California, on September 25, 1951, Mark was the son of a Navy officer. Growing up across the world, he developed an interest in…

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Level Up! DCPI Video Game Showcase

Level Up! Disney’s Video Games Showcase Gives Us 5 Reasons to Hit Start

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Nothing evokes the spirit of Disney like the image of families gathered around the television, enjoying the thrills and wonders of a new story. Sure, we usually imagine the families enjoying movies or TV shows, but as technology brings more magic to our lives, Disney continues to move forward.  As Jimmy Pitaro, chairman of Disney Consumer…

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