Ryan Potter Chats with Chip and Co about Big Hero 6

"Big Hero 6" Japan Premiere - Red Carpet - The 27th Tokyo International Film Festival

Loretta Garcia, your favorite west coast entertainment reporter for Chip and Co here to share my chat with Ryan Potter from Big Hero 6.  Ryan who plays Hiro in the movie is a wonderful young man who is funny and full of spunk.  I spoke with Ryan about his part in Big Hero 6.First I asked about how he was chosen for the role, to which Ryan said, it was a long process as Disney was searching church groups, schools and a number of other areas to find the perfect real live Hiro Hamada.   A … [Read more...]

McFarland USA Red Carpet and Movie Premiere in Bakersfield

McFarland High School

 Maya Cinemas in Bakersfield, California was the place to be this Sunday, February 15th for  the Red Carpet event and movie premiere of Disney's "McFarland, USA".  Arriving at the theatre we found a long line of fans and media ready to check in.  According to my sources, in attendance would be several of the stars of the film including  Kevin Costner, Carlos Pratts, Rafael Martinez, Michael Aguero, Ramiro Rodriguez, Hector Duran, Johnny Ortiz, Sergio Avelar,  as well as the real … [Read more...]

Alexander’s Very Bad Day is out on DVD/BluRay

Alexander..bad day DVD

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is out on Digital HD, Disney Movies Anywhere and Blu-Ray Combo Pack.  The movie which tells the story of Alexander and his family during "one of those days" is hysterical. Moments like Alexander embarrassing himself in front of a fellow classmate (who he likes), brother Anthony's (Dylan Minnette) disasterous DMV test, and my personal favorite, sister Emily (Kerris Dorsey) heavily medicated in her school play,  will have you laughing non … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Pictures shares a new trailer from Cinderella


Walt Disney Pictures shares a new trailer from their upcoming live action movie, Cinderella. Full of beautiful costumes and exciting scenes, Cinderella has moved to the top of my must see list.Directed by Kenneth Branagh, live-action movie is based on the classic fairy tale we all know and love. Written by Chris Weitz and produced by Simon Kinberg, Allison Shearmur and David Barron.   Cinderella tells the story of a young girl named Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries after the … [Read more...]

Disney’s Pete’s Dragon starts Production in New Zealand


New Zealand is the location of Walt Disney Pictures' remake of "Pete's Dragon".  Disney has taken the 1977 classic and cast (pictured above) and revamped it blending live action with CGI to bring back a favorite with new faces.  Pete's Dragon is the story of Pete, an orphan who meets and becomes best friends with a green dragon named Elliott.Producer Jim Whitaker shared how Pete's Dragon “... is a story about how magic can enter one’s life and change the way they see the world.."The … [Read more...]