Holly's Day at the Pool

Hop into Holly’s Day at the Pool, a Brand-New Book by a Disney Animator

By D23 Team

From working on upcoming films like Wreck-it Ralph 2 (in theaters March 2018), to animating for films we may not even know about yet, the artists at Walt Disney Animation Studios are always busy. But somehow, artists still find time to create new stories for the Walt Disney Animation Studios Artist Showcase. Take Benson Shum, the author and illustrator…

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A Goofy Movie

Full Expo 2015 Panel: A Goofy Movie 20th Anniversary Celebration!

Take a look back one of our favorite panels from D23 EXPO 2015. Fans of A Goofy Movie will love this special commemoration of the beloved Disney animated feature. Film producer, Don Hahn hosts a panel of Goofy Movie talent—including Disney Legend Bill Farmer (Goofy), Jason Marsden (Max), Jim Cummings (Pete), Rob Paulsen (P.J.), and writer Jymn Magon—who share…

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Snow White

Animating an Original: Snow White and the Nine Old Men

Meet the Nine Old Men before they were the Nine Old Men! Explore how these artists got their start at Disney animation and how they helped bring Walt Disney’s first feature-length animated film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, to life.

For more on the D23 Gold Member Gift: D23.com/NineOldMen

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Disney Legends for 2017

Here Are the Nine New Legends Who Will Be Honored at D23 Expo

By D23 Team

The Disney Legends Award ceremony is one of many highlights during D23 Expo, and we’re excited to share this year’s class of legendary honorees! Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, the Disney Legends Award was first given to Fred MacMurray in 1987, and has since honored 276 Disney Legends (including this year’s honorees). “The Disney…

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Meet the Robinsons

Celebrate 10 Years of Meet the Robinsons with These Walt Disney Quotes

By D23 Team

Today we are celebrating 10 years of the Disney animated film Meet the Robinsons. We love the movie for its forward-thinking adventures of the young inventor Lewis in the amazing world of the future! While Louis is marveling at the wonders of the future—or as the citizens of the future call it, “Todayland,”—everyone reminds him of one important…

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News Briefs

Dante the Dog’s Debut & Wreck-It Ralph’s Return—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Meet Dante the dog from Disney•Pixar’s Coco, and Wreck-It Ralph 2 reveals its official title…Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

Disney•Pixar’s Coco Presents Dante’s Lunch—A Short Tail

How cool is this? First we got to see the official trailer for Disney•Pixar’s newest…

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Dante's Lunch

Meet Coco’s Dog, Dante, in Dante’s Lunch—A Short Tail

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Every dog has his day, but poor Dante can’t seem to catch a break! Dive into the beautiful world of Disney•Pixar’s Coco in this look into the adventures of Coco’s dog, Dante, who just wants to enjoy a nice bone. What happens when the bone has other plans?

Meet Dante and the whole cast of supernatural fantasy characters and finally find…

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Burny Mattinson

5 Fascinating Facts—Disney Legend Burny Mattinson

By Steven Vagnini

“Animation is 75 percent thinking and 25 percent drawing,” Disney Legend and Walt Disney Animation Studios animation director Burny Mattinson once said. “Everything must be carefully thought out first. Our animators not only have to think like actors but have to figure out how to get that performance across on paper and on the screen. Our…

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D23 Members at the Tangled event

D23 Members Have the Best Day Ever With Tangled On the Walt Disney Studios Lot

By Nicole Nalty

D23 Members took a break from the “usual morning lineup” to celebrate Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 50th feature film, Tangled, on the Walt Disney Studios lot. Fans of Rapunzel, Flynn, and the gang gathered in the historic Studio Theatre for an animated afternoon––honoring the past, present, and future of Disney animation.

In honor…

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