Official Pixar’s Brave Trailer Goes Live

Disney/Pixar has officially released the teaser trailer for its 2012 film, Brave, which is attached to the screenings of Cars 2 3D.The rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland serve as the backdrop for Brave, a new tale that joins the land’s ancient lore — stories of epic battles and mystical legends passed down for generations. Directed by Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman, and produced by Katherine Sarafian, Brave is the grand adventure of Merida (voice of Kelly Macdonald), a … [Read more...]

Chip And Company Disney Week In Review For June 27th


Hi folks, here we are again with the weekly Chip and Company Disney Week In Review. As usual there has been a lot of interesting news coming from our friends at the Disney company so we will present a sampling and encourage you to visit the Chip and Company website for more in depth reading. We will also give you a sample of the views of our talented staff of writers and let you know that there is a LOT more located at the website.For those of you headed to Walt Disney World for the Food … [Read more...]

Mary Renner Beech Named Vice President and General Manager of Toys & Social Expressions For Disney Consumer Products


Disney Consumer Products (DCP) today announced the appointment of Mary Renner Beech as vice president and general manager of toys and social expressions, North America for Disney Consumer Products. In her new role effective June 27, Beech will be responsible for driving the U.S. business beyond its performance goals. She will oversee product category management, marketing and licensee relationships, and will collaborate with the creative team to deliver compelling and innovative … [Read more...]

Gin Blossoms Join the Eat to the Beat Concert Series


GIN BLOSSOMS Oct. 27-28 – One of three new Eat to the Beat concert acts appearing at the 16th annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Gin Blossoms are set to rock audiences Oct. 27-28 with top hits like “Hey Jealousy.”Look who else is coming – there will be several Grammy-winning artists and some new acts for music lovers. This year’s schedule (subject to change) includes:Taylor Dayne: 9/30-10/2/11 38 Special: 10/3-5/11 Jon Secada: 10/6-7/11 Roger Hodgson formerly … [Read more...]

First look: Adventureland Suite at the Disneyland Hotel

We’ve already shared looks inside the Fairy Tale, Big Thunder, Mickey Mouse Penthouse and Pirates of the Caribbean suites at the Disneyland Hotel, and today we’re finishing with the bang of a blunderbuss – the Adventureland Suite.This suite takes guests on the most luxurious safari ever. With the feel of an explorers’ camp from the 1930s, the Adventureland Suite features a master bedroom fashioned as a safari lodge with a claw-foot bathtub in the living area. In the master bathroom lies … [Read more...]