Smokey Bear & Disney’s Bambi Remind Americans “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires”


The Advertising Council, in collaboration with the USDA Forest Service, the National Association of State Foresters (NASF) and Disney, announced today the launch of a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) designed to raise awareness about wildfire prevention.The new PSAs feature characters and scenes from Disney’s Bambi and communicate Smokey Bear’s enduring message, “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires.” Bambi starred in the first Wildfire Prevention PSA in 1944, prior to … [Read more...]

Selena Gomez & The Scene Announce Charity Concert for the 60th Anniversary of UNICEF


Selena Gomez and The Scene will hold a private concert on Tuesday, October 26 at The Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles. All proceeds from the concert will benefit the United Nation's Children's Fund (UNICEF).Tickets for this exclusive event go on sale Monday, October 11th at 5:00pm PDT and can be purchased at: Additionally, the event will stream LIVE (in its entirety) on October 26th at 5:00pm PDT on Ustream ("I'm so happy … [Read more...]

Marvel and Activision Announce X-Men Destiny Video Game


A new breed of mutant heroes will invade game consoles next fall in X-Men(TM): Destiny, from Marvel(TM) Entertainment and Activision Publishing, Inc. The all-new original video game casts players as new mutant recruits in a rich, branching storyline that features a deep element of choice and gives players ultimate control of their destiny.Attendees of New York Comic-Con, which is going on now through October 10, can get a sneak peek of the game in Activision's booth #1833. In … [Read more...]

Winnie the Pooh Makes His Digital Debut on New App


Winnie the Pooh, the beloved Disney character, will star in his first ever book-based app with the release of the "Winnie the Pooh: What's a Bear to Do?" Puzzle Book App on the App Store. The universal app, Disney Publishing’s first, delivers an immersive and interactive reading experience for preschoolers on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.On the heels of launching four critically acclaimed apps for iPad -- “Toy Story,” “Toy Story 2,”  “Toy Story 3” and “The Princess and the Frog,” -- Disney … [Read more...]

Disney XD’s 10/10/10 Marathon Event


In preparation for 10/10/10, kids can vote to determine the Disney XD programming during the "Top 10 on 10/10/10" (airing 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., ET/PT), a marathon featuring viewers'  favorite episodes of  "Phineas and Ferb," "Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil" and "Zeke and Luther."Viewers can now go online at to cast their vote for Agent P’s Top 10 Saves for "Phineas and Ferb," Top 10 Stunts for "Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil" and Top 10 Funniest Schemes … [Read more...]