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Disney Announces Live Action Pinocchio Film Disney Announces Live Action Pinocchio Film
On the heels of Disney's live action Cinderella success, the company has announced that they will now release another live action version of one of their classic animated films - Pinocchio . Don't expect this to be the last live action update, either.  There are...
04/08/2015 9:47 PM EST  |  Read More

Star Wars Episode VIII Release Date Announced Star Wars Episode VIII Release Date Announced
Disney and Lucas Films announced today at their annual shareholder's meeting that the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode VIII" film will be released on  May 26, 2017. The companies also announced that a stand alone spin-off film, titled "Rogue One"...
03/12/2015 2:49 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney's Tron Will Be Back With Third Installment Disney's Tron Will Be Back With Third Installment
Disney will be releasing another Tron film, and it will begin shooting this fall in Vancouver. The third film in the franchise will once again star Garett Hedlund, but no one else in confirmed to star as of yet.  Joseph Kosinski will most likely direct the fil...
03/11/2015 12:17 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Scrambles for Schedule Changes Amid Spider-Man Release Date News Disney Scrambles for Schedule Changes Amid Spider-Man Release ...
Disney has now shuffled around their film release schedule after Sony and Marvel's announcement of their upcoming new Spider-Man franchise.   The first film of the latest reincarnation of the Spider-Man franchise will be released on July 28, 2007.  Dis...
02/10/2015 3:35 PM EST  |  Read More

Chris Pratt to Become Next Indiana Jones? Chris Pratt to Become Next Indiana Jones?
There are rumors that Disney is looking to revive the Indiana Jones franchise since their purchase of the property back in 2013, and now those rumors are including a possible new "Indy". While there is no confirmation of the reports, it is said they are eyei...
01/27/2015 11:31 PM EST  |  Read More

Emma Watson to Play Belle in Disney's Beauty and the Beast Emma Watson to Play Belle in Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Emma Watson has been cast to star in the lead role for Disney's upcoming live-actin version of "Beauty and the Beast". The "Harry Potter" alum will play Belle in the film, which will be directed by Bill Condon ("The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn&q...
01/26/2015 1:44 PM EST  |  Read More

Michael C. Hall Joins Cast of Pete's Dragon Michael C. Hall Joins Cast of Pete's Dragon
Michael C. Hall, of Dexter and Six Feet Under fame, will be joining the cast of the upcoming film, Pete's Dragon. The Disney remake will also star Robert Redford, Bryce Dallas Howard, Wes Bentley and Oakes Fegley in the title role. According to reports, this fi...
01/09/2015 2:07 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Animators Team Up to Help Save 2D Animation with Hullabaloo Disney Animators Team Up to Help Save 2D Animation with Hullabaloo
A team of Disney animators have joined together to to create "Hullabaloo", a new steampunk inspired film.  The film was created to "preserve the dying art of 2D animation", and will focus on two females who are brilliant engineers.  James L...
09/04/2014 10:01 AM EST  |  Read More

Disney’s “The Jungle Book” Casts Newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli Disney’s “The Jungle Book” Casts Newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli
After an extensive worldwide search ranging from New York to New Zealand, London to Canada, and all throughout the United States and India, The Walt Disney Studios is pleased to announce that 10-year-old Neel Sethi will play the part of Mowgli in Disney's  The Jung...
07/15/2014 4:03 PM EST  |  Read More

Stephen Sondheim Discusses Disney's Into the Woods Adaptation Stephen Sondheim Discusses Disney's Into the Woods Adaptation
Disney will be releasing their version of "Into the Woods" this year, but don't expect it to be quite as racy as the original musical. According to Stephen Sondheim, quite a bit will be altered to bring the movie up to Disney's more family friendly sta...
06/19/2014 2:52 PM EST  |  Read More