Are The Muppets Making A Comeback?

Jim Henson's Muppets may be making a comeback with the announcement that Bill Prady (co-creator of the Big Bang Theory) and Bob Kushell are writing a script and ABC is filming a presentation for a pilot that could result in a Muppets series if approved.   The presentation is being filmed next week on the Burbank Disney lot with some of the original performers.The basic concept includes the cast -  Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo and Animal, and others all meeting at the ABC Studios  to … [Read more...]

Pirates of the Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales: Further Delayed By Injury

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales filming on the Australian Gold Coast has been delayed longer than original date of the beginning of April.  The film was originally shut down for a few weeks when Johnny Depp injured his hand and flew back to the U.S. for hand surgery in mid March.   Although production had continued with scenes that did not include Depp's character, the expected 2 week delay is now up to a minimum of 4 weeks and counting  Johnny Depp's original surgery was not … [Read more...]

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Character Sings In Moana

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has signed on with Walt Disney Pictures as the voice of the lead character, Maui, in the upcoming new musical Moana coming to theatres in 2016.  Johnson shared the following instagram message -"At DISNEY STUDIOS signing contracts to play the male lead in their next big classic animated musical, #MOANA," "Just had an amazing 2hr presentation and it's easy to see why they're the greatest story tellers in the world. Im excited. And in the background my homies Fred … [Read more...]

Could a Fourth Fastpass Option be on it’s Way to Disney World

Hiya! How is everyone doing on this fine day? Now that you are reading my article you should be feeling awesome! I have some gossip on a very hot topic, the illusive 4th fastpass at Disney World. I know many of you, myself included, would love to see this happen. I know Chippy will be happy because he is too lazy to wait in line for his favorite ride. Shhhhh don't tell him I said that.Anywho, you know how it goes now, if you use up your three you can go to a kiosk in the park and get another … [Read more...]

Winnie the Pooh Is The Next Live Action Movie

Walt Disney Pictures continues to surprise us with more live action movie announcements.  Along with Maleficent, Cinderella, Alice in Wonderland, Pete's Dragon, Dumbo, Beauty and the Beast, The Jungle Book and Mulan, comes the news that Winne the Pooh will be next on the list.As a huge fan of Pooh and the Hundred Acre Woods gang, I can't imagine how Disney will create a live action movie but if Cinderella is any indication, I know it will be magical and unforgettable.  With the use of CG and … [Read more...]

Disney World Spring 2015 News Round Up

There is always something new and exciting going on at Disney World. Here is a round up of all the new and continuing magic!The Egg-cellent Easter Happenings:The Grand Floridian has a beautiful display of their hand painted and edible eggs. This is the 4th year that you can see these beautiful works of art. They are not the size of your average Easter egg. They stand 16 to 20 inches tall and they are decorated with Disney themes by Disney pastry chefs. You can check them out in the … [Read more...]

“Star Wars Weekends” Entertainment and Celebrities Announced

You can feel the power of the force when Star Wars Weekends makes it's big return to Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Disney World every Friday, Saturday and Sunday May 15-June 14, 2015.This year’s event welcomes a new show, “Star Wars: Rebels,” new locations for autograph sessions and merchandise, and several Star Wars luminaries making their first hyperspace jump to Star Wars Weekends.Star Wars Weekends has more than 60 Star Wars characters roaming the theme park for meet-and-greet … [Read more...]

DuckTales Remastered Comes to mobile devices

 One of the most cherished 8-bit titles of all time returns with the mobile release of DuckTales: Remastered!Disney Interactive today brings back one of the most popular 8-bit games of all time with the mobile release of DuckTales: Remastered. Available for iOS, Android and Windows devices,DuckTales: Remastered lets players join Scrooge McDuck in an epic adventure across the world to discover the five Legendary Treasures.In DuckTales: Remastered, players will embark on a … [Read more...]

Mulan Joins The List Of Disney’s Upcoming Live Action Movies

Walt Disney Studios appears to be getting ready to add Mulan to their growing list of Live Action movies based on animated favorites.    With the request for a script of the heroine, Hua Mulan, from 1998's animated feature film, Mulan, Disney plans to continue giving fans a whole new take on some of the older Disney favorites.    With the release of Cinderella which debuted at #1 at the box office and several other live action films in various stages of production, Disney is going to dominate … [Read more...]

Is the Beauty and the Beast Cast Growing?

The upcoming Live Action Beauty and the Beast Movie still has a few roles to cast before beginning production in May at the Shepperton Studios in London.  I am happy to share that Broadway actress Audra McDonald is in talks with Disney, for the role of the singing wardrobe, Garderobe (french definition of the word, wardrobe).If she is chosen, she will join Emma Watson (Belle), Dan Stevens (Beast), Luke Evans (Gaston) and Josh Gad (Le Fou).    In the original Disney movie, the wardrobe meets … [Read more...]