Disney Accelerator Showcases 10 Promising New Start-Ups At Demo Day

The 2015 Disney Accelerator powered by Techstars, is a program designed to accelerate the growth of start-up companies from around the world, hosted a Demo Day where the 10 participating companies presented their businesses to the investment and entrepreneurial communities, industry leaders and Disney executives. Many of the companies announced product launches and funding, as well as new relationships and programs with several divisions of The Walt Disney Company, including ABC, Disney Consumer … [Read more...]

Pretty Little Liars Season 6 Premiere Date Revealed!

 ABC Family announced today at New York Comic Con that it will be ringing in the New Year with all-new episodes of the returning hit original series “Pretty Little Liars,” set to premiere on Tuesday, January 12 at 8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT. In advance of the celebrated return of the fan favorite, the network will also air “Pretty Little Liars: 5 Years Forward,” a one-hour behind-the-scenes glimpse at the highly anticipated series time jump on Tuesday, November 24 at 8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT. … [Read more...]

Disney Might be Considering Demand Based Pricing

Hey kiddies I am back with some juicy Disney Gossip! There has been a lot of buzz going on lately about the raise in prices for Disney World Annual Passes, parking, and more. So, what might we suspect might be next is a raise in regular ticket prices..I have a friend of a friend who had a little Mouse tell them that Disney might soon be introducing a demand based pricing system on their theme park tickets. This means that tickets would cost less on slow days and come with more benefits and … [Read more...]

Disney/Pixar Release Schedule for next 4 years

Just months ago at the D23 Expo Disney released their Pixar movie schedule for the next 4 years. You can read about it here.Today Pixar has updated their movie releases for the upcoming years... As you can see Cars 3 has been moved up into a June 16th, 2017 release date, while Toy Story 4 was pushed back to June 15th, 2018. We are unsure why... Also the Incredibles 2 picked up a release date for June 21st, 2019!So the breakdown looks like this:As you can see from the graphic, here is … [Read more...]

Disney’s “Old Yeller” Actor Kevin Corcoran Passes Away at 66

Kevin Corcoran, the former Disney star and youngest brother in the 1957 classic "Old Yeller" has passed away at age 66. He lost a 5 year battle with colorectal cancer in Burbank California.He was from Santa Monica, California and was one of 8 children. They all had acting careers in the 50s and 60s.In the classic "Old Yeller" he played Arliss Coates, the younger brother of Travis.He also starred in The Shaggy Dog, Swiss Family Robinson and Bon Voyage, just to name a few.He is … [Read more...]

ABC Family Changing It’s Name!

ABC Family will be rebranding itself this January to become Freeform a new and innovative name for a constantly changing and innovative brand! Rest assured ABC Family will continue to bring you the same great shows and content you love, now with even more creativity and new and improved shows like the upcoming Shadow hunters and Recovery Road. The relaunch, which will coincide with the channels popular “25 Days of Christmas” and winter premieres of new shows marks a continued effort to evolve … [Read more...]

Nicki Minaj’s Life Story to Become ABC Family Series!

Grammy Award®-nominated, multiplatinum superstar Nicki Minaj will executive produce a new scripted comedy series for ABC Family that she will also appear in. It was announced today by Karey Burke, Executive Vice President Programming and Development, ABC Family. The single-camera comedy will shoot in her hometown of Queens, New York this winter.The half-hour comedy is based on Minaj and her family’s immigration from Trinidad in the early 1990’s. It will focus on her growing up in Queens with … [Read more...]

Sharp Introduces a New Disney Branded Cellphone in Japan

Sharp introduced a new Disney smartphone recently. I know what you are thinking, how can I get one? Well, unless you live in Japan you can't. These incredibly cute new phones are for the Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo. It was built using EDGEST design that minimizes top, bottom and side bezels. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 808 chipset, containing a hexa-core 1.8GHz CPU and the Adreno 418 GPU.The Disney phone will be a version of the Sharp Aquos Compact. It will be called Sharp Disney … [Read more...]

Disney and Vans Partner for a Fall Collection

Do you all remember the crazy cool collection that Disney and Vans came up with earlier this year? If I remember correctly, we all loved the Mickey and Minnie patterns, were gushing over Ariel and the Princesses, and couldn't help drooling over the villains.Well, just in time for fall, Disney and Vans are partnering again to bring us even more shoes, clothing, and accessories to covet. This time around the designs focus on Alice in Wonderland, Jungle Book, and 101 Dalmatians. I really love … [Read more...]

Flamingo Crossings near Walt Disney World is Getting a New Third Hotel

A third hotel is coming to Disney World's west side. In an area known as Flaming Crossings. It could possibly be a Hampton Inn. Disney Imagineering Research & Development has recently sold some more land in the Crossings area. It is almost a 5 acre stretch of land that sold for a whopping $4.25 million. The huge patch of land is by State Road 429 and Western Way.There are already 2 budget friendly Mariott hotels there, that are supposed to open in February. Those 2 hotels are SpringHill … [Read more...]