Disney Store Times Square Grand Opening Video

WHAT:  Disney Store took over the Big Apple celebrating the Grand Opening of its premier Times Square location.New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Walt Disney Co. President and CEO, Bob Iger welcomed a crowd of thousands, proudly wearing Mickey ears, as Disney Store Times Square opened its doors in grand fashion.  Fans watched in awe as a magical parade of Disney’s most beloved characters arrived in classic cars, horse-driven carriages, and along trails of pixie dust, before … [Read more...]

Disney Channel And Disney Mobile Launch First Ever Playhouse Disney Apps


Preschoolers' favorite loveable handyman, Handy Manny, and his helpful bunch of tools are starring in Disney Channel's first ever apps for preschoolers with the release of the "Handy Manny's Workshop" and "Flicker's Flashcard Fiesta" apps on the App Store, it was announced today by Carolina Lightcap, president, Disney Channels Worldwide. Created in conjunction with Disney Mobile, both apps deliver unique, immersive and interactive experiences for preschoolers, their parents and caregivers on the … [Read more...]

Jon Favreau enters Disney’s ‘Magic Kingdom’


This article comes to us from Variety.Disney has handed the keys to "The Magic Kingdom" to Jon Favreau.The director will take the lead in developing the project, which is essentially the Mouse House's answer to Fox's "Night at the Museum" franchise.As first reported by Daily Variety, Disney has been looking at creative ways to turn Disneyland into the setting for a family feature, similar to how the company has adapted individual theme park rides like Pirates of the Caribbean, … [Read more...]

First Look: The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made

We have a Muppets News Flash! The first official image from next year’s ‘The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made’ has been released.Here is the official word about the movie.The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever Made’ is about Gary (Segel), Mary (Amy Adams), and Walter (a man, his girlfriend, and the man’s life-long nondescript, brown puppet best friend) getting the old Muppet gang – now retired entertainers known for the same Muppet show we know them from – together to save the TV studio that … [Read more...]

All-New Mickey Mote, A Child-Sized Remote, Provides Hours Of Fun With An Interactive Viewing Experience

This coming holiday, parents and their preschoolers will discover a whole new way to watch and play their favorite Disney preschool DVDs, with the all-new "Mickey Mote". This one-of-a-kind, kid's remote control, from Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, will debut this November 16th packed with Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey's Number Roundup and Handy Manny: Big Construction Job. The new "Mickey Mote" is a child-friendly handheld remote control, shaped like Mickey ears, that will take … [Read more...]