Conecta Fiction: Disney’s Leonardo Aranguibel Talks ‘Monzón’

PAMPLONA, Spain — Disney’s Leonardo Aranguibel, producer of “Until I Met You” and “Selena’s Secret,” may have another winner on its hands. Produced by the Buena Vista Production Group, “Monzón,” a chronicle of the Argentine’s boxing legend’s arrest and trial, accused of murdering wife Alicia M... # #disney

Variety | 24.6.2019 13:51:17

Star Wars: The Decraniated Slaves Are Disney's Creepiest Addition

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Screenrant | 24.6.2019 4:06:43

‘Toy Story 4’: Disney Leaves Money On The Table Stateside With $118M Debut, But Grabs $238M Global Opening Record For Animated Pic

4TH UPDATE FINAL Sunday AM writethru, following Saturday 7:35 AM update: The domestic opening for Disney’s Toy Story 4is still lower than anticipated when this weekend started, going from $136M on Friday mid-day to $123.7M yesterday morning, to a Disney-reported $118M today. Industry estimates... # #disney #toy-story

Deadline | 23.6.2019 15:07:11

‘Toy Story 4’ Lines Up Biggest Promo Push For Disney Animation Title At $150M With Chrysler, Go RVing, McDonald’s & More

When it comes to Disney churning out a $1 billion global grossing film at the box office, some may think that the studio’s brands of Marvel, Pixar, and Lucasfilm simply do all the lifting. Slap Marvel on any deeper universe title like Guardians of the Galaxy and Doctor Strange, and moviegoers ... # #disney #toy-story

Deadline | 22.6.2019 5:14:03


Disney Publicity Vets Stephanie Kluft & Andrew Bernstein, Fox EVP Int’l PR Katherine Willing Exit Studio

EXCLUSIVE:We unfortunately have learned that Disney VPs Global Publicity Stephanie Kluft and Andrew Bernstein and Fox EVP International Publicity Katherine Willing were part of Wednesday’s cuts at the studio. All three were veteran PR executives with significant relationships in the industry. ... # #disney

Deadline | 21.6.2019 0:18:46

Jason Ensler Inks Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV, Joins ‘Love, Simon’ Disney+ Series

EXCLUSIVE: Director/producer Jason Ensler is expanding his relationship with 20th Century Fox TV, signing an overall deal with the studio, part of Disney TV Studios. Under the pact, Ensler will serve as the directing executive producer on 20th TV’s upcoming series Love, Simon for Disney+, insp... # #disney

Deadline | 20.6.2019 22:05:20

10 MCU Moments We Need To See In Disneyland’s New Marvel Land

The MCU is responsible for so many awesome moments across its 22-movie run. And while they are viewing experiences that fans can continually return to, Disney is the master at maximizing its film properties whether it’s through merchandise, product tie ins or attractions and rides at any number of i... # #marvel #disney

Screenrant | 20.6.2019 11:06:06


Film News Roundup: Disney Sets ‘The King’s Man’ Spy Comedy for February

In today’s film news roundup, “The King’s Man” and “A Kid From Coney Island” get release dates, and “Barry” star Anthony Carrigan joins “Bill & Ted Face the Music.” RELEASE DATE Disney has set its Fox spy comedy prequel “The King’... # #disney

Variety | 20.6.2019 0:53:44

Tom Hanks, ‘Frozen 2’, ‘Mulan’, ‘Maleficent’ — And Fox — Feature At Disney’s CineEurope Session

At Disney’s first CineEurope presentation since it acquired Fox, execs offered a select look at the combined slate here in Barcelona this evening. The session, which followed on from the combined CinemaCon presentation in April, included a first-ever (work-in-progress) trailer for live-action ... # #disney

Deadline | 19.6.2019 20:24:36

Disney-Fox Makes Third Round Of Film Division Cuts

Deadline has confirmed that there’s a third round of firings go on at Disney following its $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox after big cuts made to Fox execs in March and May. We hear it’s a small number of impacts at both studios, not like the bloodletting before. No specific studio vets... # #disney

Deadline | 19.6.2019 19:21:00

Another Round of Layoffs Hit Disney and 20th Century Fox Film Divisions (EXCLUSIVE)

Another round of layoffs are going down for employees merged in Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox, individuals with knowledge of the company told Variety. The Wednesday reduction is the smallest round the studio has enacted since formally acquiring the film and TV assets of 20th Century... # #disney

Variety | 19.6.2019 18:21:11

Soul: Disney Pixar Movie Sets 2020 Release Date

Joseph BaxterJun 19, 2019 Pixar Animation Studios’ next big movie will be titled Soul, which now has a summer 2020 release date.Soul is the title that an upcoming major feature from the Disney-Pixar coalition will brandish. Interestingly, while the hush-hush nature of the film has resulted in next t... # #disney

Den of Geek | 19.6.2019 17:41:38

Disney Re-Releasing ‘Avengers: Endgame’ in Effort to Beat ‘Avatar’ Box Office Record

If “Avengers: Endgame” doesn’t beat “Avatar’s” all-time box office record, it won’t be for lack of trying. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige told numerous publications that “Avengers: Endgame” will be re-released in theaters with extended foot... # #avengers #disney #avatar

Variety | 19.6.2019 17:26:41

‘Bones’ EP Dissects Fox & Disney With New Fraud Claim In Profits Battle; Wants $128M In Punitive Damages Back

Less than two months after a California judge eviscerated the unprecedented $179 million award that Bones executive producers and stars won in their long running profits participation legal clash with 21st Century Fox, Barry Josephson today added fraud to his claims against the now Disney-owned enti... # #disney

Deadline | 19.6.2019 17:26:40

Disney Unveils Pixar Movie ‘Soul’ With 2020 Summer Release Date

Disney has unveiled “Soul” as an upcoming original Pixar film, which will debut on June 19, 2020. “Soul” will be the second original Pixar film next year after “Onward,” which opens on March 6. The studio announced Wednesday that it had dated the film. While plot ... # #disney

Variety | 19.6.2019 17:10:09

Disney/Pixar Reveals 2020 Movie Title and Logo; Pete Docter to Direct

Pixar is currently riding high on the positive buzz for Toy Story 4 (and they should be; it's fantastic). They're also getting out ahead of the 2020 movie season by announcing a brand new, original feature that's due out in theaters exactly a year from today.Soul, previously unannounced,... # #disney

Collider | 19.6.2019 16:40:18

‘Flora & Ulysses’: Disney+ Original Movie Finds Its Lead

EXCLUSIVE: Matilda Lawler has landed the titular role of Flora in the Disney+ original film Flora & Ulysses, which has Alyson Hannigan and Ben Schwartz attached to play the parents. Based on the popular children’s novel, Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, by Kate DiCamillo, the... # #disney

Deadline | 18.6.2019 16:19:37

Disney Shuffles Management in Hong Kong, Australia

Disney has reshuffled its management in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Australasia following the March completion of its 21st Century Fox takeover. In Hong Kong and New Zealand, Fox executives have been elevated. In Australia and New Zealand, Disney’s management is staying on. David Shin has been appointed V... # #disney

Variety | 18.6.2019 11:51:17

Disney Princesses Sorted Into Their Hogwarts Houses

Disney princesses already come from the world of fairy tales, so it’s not hard to imagine them as students at Harry Potter’s Hogwarts. To be fair, most of the Disney princesses don’t have magical skills of their own in their stories, but they certainly get a lot of magical help on their journeys. # #disney

Screenrant | 18.6.2019 3:06:01

‘Amphibia’ Review: Disney’s Frog-Out-of-Water Series Delivers Compelling Characters

Disney launched a brand-new animated series this morning with Amphibia, bringing a wholly original cast of characters and magical mythology to the small screen. The new show is the brainchild of Matt Braly (Gravity Falls) and was inspired by his heritage, family, and childhood trips to Bangkok, Thai... # #disney

Collider | 17.6.2019 14:01:10

The 10 Most Romantic Disney Prince Quotes Ever

Disneymovies are full of moments that make us laugh, cry, and just generally feel a lot of things. From hilarious moments to romantic ones and everything else, Disney has a way of making many fans emotional. One thing Disney has been known for over the decades is their princess/prince stories. From ... # #disney

Screenrant | 17.6.2019 1:06:36

Annecy 2019: Disney Plus, ‘Spiderverse,’ Anime Drive Animation Biz, Creativity to New Heights

ANNECY — There has never been more business or delegates at the Annecy Animation Festival. Presentations popped. Sneaks peeks, table talk, frenzied business meetings suggest a new era of business and creativity for animation from Hollywood to Zambia. Key takeaways: NEW KID IN TOWN: DISNEY PLUS... # #disney

Variety | 15.6.2019 13:10:10

The Plot Of Disney’s Original Toy Story 3

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Screenrant | 15.6.2019 1:06:23

Disney Could Hit 130M Subscribers By 2024

A Morgan Stanley analyst has projected that Disney could have more than 130 million subscribers across its various online video services worldwide by 2024. Swinburne expects Disney to sign up a further 13 million subscribers by the end of 2020, giving it a total of 50 million subscribers across Disn... # #disney

Darkhorizons | 14.6.2019 20:03:48

‘The Lion King’: What Happened to the Great Disney Villains?

The Lion King turns 25 today. It’s old enough to feel guilt over the death of its father, run away, accept its destiny, and rule Pride Rock. The film remains a classic, undiminished by time and rightfully remains one of the biggest hits of Disney Animation’s Second Golden Age. While a “live-action” ... # #disney

Collider | 14.6.2019 14:00:12

Disney Debuts ‘Frozen 2’ Scenes and Story Details at Annecy

ANNECY, France — Disney Animation Studios, a long-time friend and collaborator of the Annecy Intl. Animation Festival, returned to the French town on Friday with three new shorts from its experimental animated shorts program Short Circuit, destined for Disney Plus, before providing an inside l... # #disney

Variety | 14.6.2019 11:43:34


Tom Hanks Reveals Disney’s Strict Rules For Toy Story 4 Press Tour

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Screenrant | 14.6.2019 3:06:08

Disney Stock Rises After Wall Street Analyst Boosts Streaming Outlook – Update

UPDATED with closing price. Disney stock rose 4.4% Thursday, setting a record high closing price of $141.74, after a Wall Street analyst boosted his price target for the company on increased optimism about the company’s streaming prospects. Benjamin Swinburne of Morgan Stanley, in a note to cl... # #disney

Deadline | 13.6.2019 21:00:37

Alyson Hannigan & Ben Schwartz Join ‘Flora & Ulysses’ Film Adaptation From Disney+

EXCLUSIVE: How I Met Your Mother alum Alyson Hannigan and Ben Schwartz from TV’s Parks and Recreation have signed on for lead roles in Flora & Ulysses, the film adaptation of Kate DiCamillo’s novel, Flora and Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures. Set to stream on the upcoming Disney+ ... # #disney

Deadline | 13.6.2019 17:29:25

Disney Projected to Top 130 Million Online Video Subscribers in 5 Years (Analyst)

Disney could have more than 130 million subscribers across its online video services worldwide by 2024, Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne projected in a note to investors Thursday. The forecast resulted in Disney shares trading up 3%, while Netflix shares were down 1%. In the near term, Swin... # #disney

Variety | 13.6.2019 16:39:07

‘T.O.T.S.’ EPs Travis Braun and Vic Cook on Their Cute New Kids Series Coming to Disney

T.O.T.S., Disney Junior's new animated comedy series, is all set for its series debut this Friday, June 14th at 9:00 A.M. EDT/PDT on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW. The show, designed for kids ages 2-7, follows the adventures of best friends Pip and Freddy, a tenacious penguin and a kind-hearted f... # #disney

Collider | 13.6.2019 14:32:37

Toy Story: 10 Facts Every Disney Fan Needs To Know

The first Toy Storymovie was released over 20 years ago, but the franchise is ongoing to this day. Toy Story 4is only a few weeks away, which will see the return of old friends and introduce some new toys as well. The first Toy Story was released in 1995 and introduced fans to the iconic characters ... # #disney #toy-story

Screenrant | 13.6.2019 7:06:36

After Galaxy's Edge: Disneyland Gets Permits For Its New Marvel Land

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Screenrant | 13.6.2019 5:06:07

Dana Walden Talks ‘Undeniable’ Scale of Disney Television, Organizing Studios in Post-Merger Era

Dana Walden has her eye on the future. Walden, the chairman of Disney Television Studios and ABC Entertainment, said that one of the reasons she stayed on following the Disney-21st Century Fox merger was because she wanted to be part of a company with great storytellers but also a vision of what is ... # #disney

Variety | 12.6.2019 19:27:58

Disney+ Announces “Chip ‘n Dale” Series

A new “Chip ‘n Dale” original animated series is in production for the streaming service Disney+. A total of 39 seven-minute episodes are being produced. The story will feature: “the much-loved chipmunk troublemakers in a non-verbal, classic style comedy, following the ups an... # #disney

Darkhorizons | 11.6.2019 17:19:09

Disney Reveals “Monsters Inc.” Series Details

As part of an announcement on Tuesday at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival, Disney+ released a first look bit of art from the “Monster, Inc.” spin-off series “Monsters at Work” which will premiere in 2020. The series picks up six months after the original movie’... # #disney

Darkhorizons | 11.6.2019 17:15:34

First-Look Images Revealed for Disney’s ‘Chip ‘n’ Dale’ and ‘Monsters at Work’ Series

Today at Annecy International Animated Film Festival, Disney announced that the "original series" Chip ‘n’ Dale is in production for the streaming service and also revealed the first-look image from tat series. It shows off the new design of the title characters, the world they inhabit, and the scal... # #disney

Collider | 11.6.2019 17:02:28

‘Chip ‘n’ Dale’ Reboot In Works At Disney+; ‘Monsters At Work’ Details — Annecy

Disney+ today announced a reboot of its classic animated series Chip ‘n’ Dale is in production and set for release as a Disney+ original series. The streaming service also shared a first look at the logo for the anticipated upcoming original series Monsters At Work, set for premiere in 2... # #disney

Deadline | 11.6.2019 16:30:44

Full Trailer: Disney’s “Frozen II”

Walt Disney Pictures and Walt Disney Animation Studios have released the full-length trailer for the “Frozen” sequel following its debut on “Good Morning America”. Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna... #trailer # #disney

Darkhorizons | 11.6.2019 16:22:15

Dave Bautista Says He’s Cool with Disney and Marvel after Sticking by James Gunn

Dave Bautista showed he was incredibly loyal friend to James Gunn when Gunn was booted off Guardians of the Galaxy 3. Thankfully, all is well and Gunn is back on the movie, but at the time, Bautista was threatening to leave his role as Drax over the way Disney treated Gunn. Bautista recently spoke t... # #marvel #disney

Collider | 11.6.2019 16:19:25