Articles Tagged 'Disney'


Disney Announces ‘Wreck-it-Ralph’ Sequel for 2018

It’s easy to get a little cynical about the sheer volume of sequels and remakes that appear in Hollywood these days. But when one of those sequels is a follow-up to one of the most enjoyably charming animated films of recent years, it becomes a bit more of an exciting prospect. So we’re very pleased to […]


First Look: Disney’s ‘The BFG’ Poster

Disney and Steven Spielberg have big news. The dream makers are working together to bring British writer Roald Dahl‘s story The BFG (stands for Big Friendly Giant) to life. The film will release in July of this year, but we’ve just got a first look at what to expect with the recently released poster: The unlikeliest of […]


Winnie the Pooh Gets a Live-Action Makeover in Disney Film

First Paddington, and now Pooh. Disney is adapting English writer A.A. Milne’s tales of the honey loving Winnie the Pooh into a live-action film with Pooh reuniting with his best friend Christopher Robin, who is now grown, reports Deadline. The film is still in the early stages, but Disney has confirmed filmmaker Alex Ross Perry […]


Donald’s Scottish Uncle Scrooge McDuck Makes His TV Return

You may be having an “a-ha” moment right about now, thinking, “That’s right, Donald Duck’s uncle is indeed Scottish.” It’s been a minute since we’ve seen the elder Scot. Billionaire Scrooge McDuck, originally from Glasgow, makes his return in a 2017 DuckTales reboot on Disney XD, reports Deadline Hollywood. The original series aired from 1987 to 1990, […]


‘Downton Abbey’ Actors Take on Disney

What do your favorite characters on Downton Abbey do in their downtime? Take over Disney, apparently. In a collision of radically different worlds, a number of the Downton Abbey cast are set to guest-voice in a special extended episode of Disney Junior’s Emmy-nominated Doc McStuffins. The series centers upon a young girl named Doc, who aspires to follow her mother’s footsteps to become […]

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Tom Hiddleston Breaks Out in Disney Song

Self-proclaimed Disney fan Tom Hiddleston (Avengers) broke out into a rendition of The Jungle Book’s song “Bare Necessities” while in Anaheim, CA at Disney’s D23 convention, promoting the animated film The Pirate Fairy. Hiddleston voices a young Captain Hook in the forthcoming film. He described the character as, “Cabin Boy James is educated and polite […]


First Look: Emma Thompson as ‘Mary Poppins’ Author P.L. Travers

Emma Thompson takes on the complex role of Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers in Disney’s Saving Mr. Banks starring opposite Tom Hanks as Walt Disney. Thompson describes the role as challenging, telling Time Magazine, “She’s the most difficult person I’ve ever played.” The Oscar-winning actress has tackled many complex characters like Margaret Schlegel in Howards […]