Meet Disney Junior’s New Latina Princess – Princess Elena of Avalor

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Princess Elena of Avalor is a confident and compassionate teenager in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore. She will be introduced in a special episode of Disney Junior's hit series "Sofia the First" beginning production now for a 2016 premiere. That exciting story arc will usher in the 2016 launch of the animated series "Elena of Avalor," a production of Disney Television Animation.The role of 16-year-old Princess Elena, the bold, caring, funny and … [Read more...]




Is Chris Pratt The New Indiana Jones?

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Chris Pratt as the new Indiana Jones?  With Walt Disney Pictures purchasing the Indiana Jones franchise rights from Paramount a few years ago, rumors are starting to circulate that Disney has plans for an all new Indiana Jones and Chris Pratt is who the studio wants to head up the role.  Now that Pratt has proven he has what it takes to play the leading man, with his incredible performance in Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy .Chris Pratt who stars with Denzel Washington MGM's "The … [Read more...]




Check out Disney’s “McFarland USA” Music Video “Juntos” by Juanes.

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The music video for "Juntos" performed by Latin rock superstar "Juanes" was specifically written for Disney's "McFarland, USA."  The song which is heard at the end of the film is now available for us to enjoy."McFarland USA" is the true story of a group of novice high school runners from the Central Valley in California.  Under the direction of new Coach Jim White (Kevin Costner), the group comes together and not only builds a championship cross-country team but along the way, both coach … [Read more...]




Emma Watson will play Belle in new live action Beauty and the Beast remake

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Walt Disney Pictures has a brand new Belle for their upcoming live action movie "Beauty and the Beast." Emma Watson has been cast in the lead  which begins production later this year.Emma shared her excitement on her Facebook page - "I'm finally able to tell you... that I will be playing Belle in Disney's new live-action Beauty and the Beast! It was such a big part of my growing up, it almost feels surreal that I'll get to dance to 'Be Our Guest' and sing 'Something There'. My six year … [Read more...]




Meet Strange Magic’s Characters – Dawn and Sunny

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Walt Disney Studios invited your favorite Chip and Co, Entertainment Writer to meet Dawn and Sunny from Strange Magic, the new Lucasfilms and Disney movie in theatres, January 23,2015.Along with a group of fellow writers, we had the opportunity to meet and greet, Meredith Anne Bull (Dawn) and Elijah Kelley (Sunny), my two favorite characters in the movie.Meredith was asked what it was like to have the older sister watching over her in the movie?  Meredith shared that she had an older … [Read more...]