Joe Jonas Set to Appear in TV Land’s Hit Series, ‘Hot in Cleveland’


Joe Jonas, one third of the chart topping, Grammy® nominated music artists, the Jonas Brothers, and co-star of Disney Channel's Original series, "Jonas L.A." and the upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie, "Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam," is set to appear as Valerie Bertinelli's son, Will, in an upcoming episode of the successful TV Land series, "Hot in Cleveland."  In the episode, Will Moretti (Jonas) comes to Cleveland to visit his recently transplanted mother, Melanie (Bertinelli).  Jonas … [Read more...]

Is Disney World quieter than usual this summer?


Matt Palm at Orlando Sentinel's Daily Disney answers this popular question about Walt Disney World. I am surprised to hear this, which is probably a sign of the economy. I saw a news report saying that more people are traveling to local destinations instead of trekking to big destinations like Walt Disney World. I had dinner at Boma in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge last night and was surprised to see the parking lot being improved with a large portion of it  closed off to cars. The … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Banks Plays Tinkerbell in Disney’s Live Action Romantic Comedy ‘Tink’


Great News from Variety today talking about the new live action Disney film 'Tink'Tinkerbell is getting ready to take flight at Disney in "Tink," a live-action romantic comedy that has Elizabeth Banks attached to star and Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot and McG guiding the pic's flightplan to the bigscreen as producers.Concept for the project, for which the deals are being wrapped up, plays with the mischievous nature of the Tinkerbell character. It was developed by Banks with Max … [Read more...]

Pixar Developing Direct to Video Spinoff called Planes


Movieline is reporting some interesting news today about a possible Cars spinoff called Planes that will be going directly to video. Movieline hears that Pixar is currently developing Planes as a semi-sequel and spinoff franchise to Cars, one meant to take advantage of the enormously lucrative direct-to-video market. It’s a format that Pixar has flirted with before — Toy Story 2 was once meant to go direct to video, and Toy Story 3 was originally developed for DVD in a semi-unauthorized … [Read more...]

Tim Allen Signed On for ‘Toy Story 4′


Wow sounds like some exciting news from The Wrap!Tim Allen is ready to go to infinity and beyond again -- the question is, are Disney, Pixar and the rest of the gang?Allen, the voice of Buzz Lightyear, is under contract to reprise his role as the heroic spaceman in Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 4," TheWrap has learned from individuals familiar with the "Home Improvement" actor's contract.Allen's commitment to a fourth film doesn't necessarily mean that Pixar has plans to put another … [Read more...]