D23’s Sneak Peek at Times Square Disney Store


Start spreading the news! The Times Square Disney Store is about to open its doors, and D23 Members have the chance to be among the first to explore this incredible location.Guests will be treated to a delicious complimentary continental breakfast inside the breathtaking new venue, located in the heart of New York City. Jim Fielding, President of Disney Stores Worldwide, will share behind-the-scenes stories of the design, development, inspiration and evolution of this unique retail … [Read more...]

The Premiere of Shake It Up Television’s First Dance-Driven Sitcom


The buddy comedy "Shake It Up," television's first dance-driven sitcom, from veteran producers Chris Thompson ("Laverne & Shirley," "Bosom Buddies") and Rob Lotterstein ("The War at Home," "Ellen"), premieres SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7 (8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. The series stars 13-year-old Bella Thorne and 14-year-old Zendaya as best friends CeCe and Rocky, whose dreams of becoming professional dancers are realized when they land roles as background dancers on the most popular teen dance … [Read more...]

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: www.trickortreatforunicef.org/selena. Additionally, the event will stream LIVE (in its entirety) on October 26th at 5:00pm PDT on Ustream (www.ustream.com/selenagomez)."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...]