Bienvenidas, Princesa Elena! Disney's first Latina princess is about to make her parks debut. Fans can meet Princesa Elena of Avalor, the future Disney Channel character, at Magic Kingdom park in Florida in August, and she will be at Disney's California Adventure in Anaheim this fall. The animated...
By Robert Niles: The Walt Disney World Resort last night finished the task it'd previously said it would do... and tore down the Earffel Tower. The Earffel Tower, with its topiary twin, back in the days of the old Backlot Studio Tour If that "punny" name doesn't sound familiar, the sight surely looked familiar to millions of Disney fans. Show More Summary
This strange waterfall overlooks the Swarovski crystal theme park. (Photo: Costel Slincu/CC BY 2.0) Disney's theme parks might be the best known, but they are far from the most interesting. Across the globe, people have created amusement and theme parks inspired by everything from haute jewelry to construction equipment to dog poop. Show More Summary
(Image Link) Do you love Disney theme parks so much you wish you could live in them? Six year old me would totally agree, but nowadays I'm not so sure I could handle dealing with all the people who visit Disney theme parks on a daily basis. Show More Summary
Disney's computer-animated musical fantasy comedy film "Frozen" dominated the world ever since it was released in 2013. Even until now, fans, especially children, continue to rave about Kristen Bell's Anna and Idina Menzel's Snow Queen Elsa. And though it may have toned down a little bit now, it's expected to go full blast again once "Frozen 2" hits theaters.
If there's one thing that speaks to the collective inner child, it's Disney. The princesses, the villains, the Mickey Mouse ears - there's just something about the fantasy worlds and characters that makes us want to jump into the screen. Now,...Show More Summary
You can call Disney many things, but lazy is not one of them. In addition to their increasingly massive film slate and new Star Wars-themed lands at Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World in Florida, the company has now announced...Show More Summary
Six things to know today Last night, the James Beard Foundation held what some food industry people like to call the Oscars of the food world — the organization's annual ceremony to honor authors, editors, writers, producers, journalists, publishers, and humorists who cover the food world. Show More Summary
Hide your dogs, because the fur-loving puppy-killer Cruella De Vil is back. Actress Emma Stone is confirmed to play the "devil woman" in Disney's upcoming live action film, Cruella. Stone has played a range of well loved characters,Show More Summary
Disney’s next feature film, Moana, is still in progress and won’t be seen in full for another several months. But Disney’s next short film is ready for its world premiere. Titled Inner Workings, it’ll debut at the Annecy Film Festival in June along with a never-before-seen preview of Moana. Show More Summary
The 100th Disney Channel Original Movie, Adventures in Babysitting – starring Sabrina Carpenter (Girl Meets World) and Sofia Carson (Descendants) is set to premiere on Friday, JUne 24th (8/7C). The re-imagined tale of the popular 1980s...Show More Summary
This summer, Disney unveils new movie-inspired attractions in its Florida theme parks. Which fans will obsess more?
By Robert Niles: Fulton's Crab House closed earlier this month in Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort. When the closing was announced, Disney said that the restaurant in the former Empress Lilly would reopen this fall with a new name. Show More Summary
We already knew the (under construction) Star Wars-themed lands at Disneyland and Walt Disney World would each have two big rides , one focusing on the Millennium Falcon and another putting you in the middle of a battle between the Resistance and First Order. Now we know we’ll get to pilot the Falcon ourselves, and we couldn’t be more excited. Read more...
Change is always a constant in New York, but walking into Kalustyan’s in Curry Hill these days is still disorienting. This is not the store it once was. The owners aren’t ready to boast about it, but devotees are buzzing: It’s bigger,...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: The Walt Disney World Resort has opened reservations for its annual "free dining" promotion. Visitors who book an eligible vacation package at a Walt Disney World hotel for selected dates in late summer and fall can get the Disney Dining Plan added for everyone in the room, at no extra charge. Show More Summary
A new rendering of Disney’s upcoming Star Wars Land has been released. The concept art by Walt Disney Imagineering’s Greg Pro gives us a better look at the currently under construction theme park world which is expected to be called The Star Wars Experience. Show More Summary
Disney World is NOT "The Most Magical Place On Earth" for one man who says he was severely injured... not on a ride, but while watching the dreaded Christmas Parade. Michael Amabile claims he was at the Magic Kingdom in Orlando last December…
Final speaker of the day was Disney expert Haley Bach who talked once again about how to do Disney World - travel hacker style!
Partially inspired by the original research library at Disney studios, where artists were surrounded by inspiring images, filmmaker Guillermo del Toro wanted to create a space for himself to fuel his imagination. The Pan’s Labyrinth and Crimson...Show More Summary