Disney World adds character dining to Star Wars Weekends

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Disney World is releasing TWO all new character dining experiences for Star Wars Weekends. Starting on March 26th, you can call and book for select days starting May 4th through June 15th to Disney with Disney Star Wars Characters!Jedi Mickey's Star Wars Dine - Join Jedi Mickey, Leia Minnie, Darth Goofy, Stormtrooper Donald and Ewok Chip and Dale for dinner at Hollywood and Vine. Seatings for dinner will begin at 4:15 and go until the park closes. All meals will include a digital download of … [Read more...]


Luke Skywalker making his first ever appearance at Star Wars Weekends

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If you are a Star Wars fan this will make your day, or possibly your year, maybe even your life. Are you ready for this? Are you sitting down?  Luke Skywalker himself will make his first ever appearance at Star Wars Weekends, this year at Hollywood Studios.This will be Mark Hamill's first ever appearance at this popular event. He will be one the celebrity guests to appear on Weekend IV, which is June 6-8, 2014. You can see him in the daily “Legends of the Force” Star Wars themed motorcade … [Read more...]


New Disney Developments – Star Wars Land & Marvel Land coming to Disneyland?

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 Recently in the Walt Disney Shareholder meeting our friend Bob Iger released some interesting details on some of the changes coming to the Disney theme parks. Star Wars land is probably one of the hottest items out there along with adding Marvel to the theme parks. We are going to take a look at some of the highlights from the shareholders meeting.First off Disney CEO Bob Iger discussed that there is room for a "Star Wars Land" at Disneyland. I know many of you feared that they … [Read more...]


Star Wars 10k and Half Marathon Coming in 2015

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Hey there guys and gals Anonymouse here. I have some interesting Disney Gossip for those Marathon runners out there.I have heard these are not the droids you are looking for... Just kidding what I heard was Disney is going to be bringing a new Marathon to Walt Disney World in May 2015 to coincide with Star Wars Weekend. They will be hosting a Star Wars themed 10k & Half Marathon for all you Star Wars Nerds. Not sure if a 5k is attached to this event so far all I have heard are the … [Read more...]


Disney adds an Extra Weekend to Star Wars Weekends

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Darth Sidious, has issued a new galactic decree. When the Rebel Alliance heard about the Emperor’s plans, which came in the form of a hidden message, they decided to extend Star Wars Weekends to 1 more weekend this year.Here are the new dates by order of galactic decree:Weekend I: May 16 – 18, 2014Weekend II: May 23 – 25, 2014Weekend III: May 30 – June 1, 2014Weekend IV: June 6 – 8, 2014Weekend V: June 13 – 15, 2014Disney announced that James Arnold … [Read more...]


New Disney Consumer Products Ready to Hit the Shelves Soon

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At the 2014 American International Toy Fair, Disney Consumer Products unveiled its new product lines that will dominate boys toy aisles this year with toys inspired by: Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, Star Wars Rebels, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.Special guests Dane Cook, voice of “Dusty Crophopper” in Planes: Fire & Rescue, Freddie Prinze, Jr., voice of “Kanan” in Star Wars Rebels, and Andrew Garfield and Jorge Vega of Amazing Spider-Man 2 … [Read more...]


Is Pixar Making a ‘Star Wars’ Film?

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The Disney/Lucasfilm merger may have just taken another unexpected turn: Rumors suggest that Pixar may be developing their own animated film set in the Star Wars universe. The rumor started over at Latino Review , who has had an excellent track record with breaking scoops on the Marvel Studios front. They say that, while there's nothing known about what the project would entail, that the Pixar team has been handed the keys to the Star Wars sandbox, and are getting ready to play in it.It … [Read more...]


Carrie Fisher Reveals Start Date For ‘Star Wars Episode 7′

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In a recent interview with TV Guide, Carrie Fisher may have let it slip when the expected filming for 'Episode VII' would begin. She says that she, Mar Hamill, and Harrison Ford will all be back on set in "March or April." While nothing has officially been confirmed through Disney, the fact that the old gang is reuniting for the next film is currently the worst kept secret in Hollywood. Fisher has been loose on keeping mum, where as Ford, and recently Hamill, have played coy about returning to … [Read more...]


Lawrence Kasdan Penned ‘Star Wars: Boba Fett’ Spin-Off On the Way

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Last week, John Campea of AMC movie talk hosted a 24 Hour Movie Talk marathon in order to make money for the Red Cross to help aide the Philippines. It was a lot of fun to watch, and the whole show managed to raise a whopping $25,000 from film fans around the world to help with the typhoon relief efforts there. It was a great event, and one I'm proud to say I watched and even donated to. But somewhere near the middle mark of the marathon, some new 'Star Wars' related spin-off news slipped off by … [Read more...]


Marvel and Lucasfilm Teaming For ‘Star Wars’ Comics

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When Disney and Luasfilm merged in 2012, it was only a matter of time before we got an announcement that Marvel film, also under Disney's banner, would begin publishing 'Star Wars' comics. Not only does it make great business sense, but it would bring the history of 'Star Wars' in comics full circle, as the series' first foray into comics was at Marvel Comics in the 1970s and 1980s. The comics are currently published under Dark Horse Comics, as they have ever since the 1990s, but starting in … [Read more...]