Tag Archives: D23 Expo 2017

Disney’s The Lion King on Digital Aug. 15 and on Blu-ray Aug. 29 #D23Expo

Disney announced today at D23 Expo that in August, one of the biggest animated films in history, The Lion King, the coming-of-age masterpiece, filled with humor and heart, breathtaking animation and soul-stirring Academy Award®–winning music (1994: Best Original Score and Best Original Song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight”), joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection. The Lion King roars t Continue Reading

NEW CONTENT OF EMILY BLUNT AS THE PRACTICALLY-PERFECT NANNY FROM DISNEY’S UPCOMING “MARY POPPINS RETURNS” NOW AVAILABLE #D23Expo

We hope you enjoy this special image-in-motion of Emily Blunt as Mary Poppins from Disney’s original musical “Mary Poppins Returns,” an all-new sequel to the 1964 “Mary Poppins” which features a fresh sensibility while celebrating the spirit of the original. The moving image features the practically-perfect nanny in a cobalt blue nanny coat and red hat with her iconic parrot head umbrella in hand. Blunt Continue Reading

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI / Behind-the-Scenes Look Now Available #D23Expo

A new behind-the-scenes look at STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI just debuted at D23 Expo in Anaheim, Calif. Director Rian Johnson surprised fans with on-stage appearances by cast members Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern and Benicio Del Toro.   Continue Reading

PRODUCTION UNDERWAY FOR TIM BURTON’S “DUMBO” #D23Expo

Production is underway for the live-action reimagining of Disney’s 1941 animated classic “Dumbo.” Directed by visionary filmmaker Tim Burton (“Alice in Wonderland,” “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”), the film stars Golden Globe® winner Colin Farrell (“In Bruges,” “The Lobster”), Golden Globe winner Michael Keaton (“Birdman,” “Beetlejuice”), Emmy® and Golden Globe winner Danny DeV Continue Reading

PREMIERE DATE AND VOICE CAST FOR NEW ANIMATED SERIES ‘MARVEL’S SPIDER-MAN’ ANNOUNCED AT D23 EXPO #D23Expo

The highly anticipated new animated series “Marvel’s Spider-Man” will debut with a one-hour premiere on SATURDAY, AUGUST 19 (7:00-8:00 a.m. EDT), on Disney XD, and on the Disney XD App and VOD (12:01 a.m. EDT), it was announced today by Cort Lane, senior vice president, Animation & Family Entertainment, and Joe Quesada, Marvel’s chief creative officer, during the Marvel Animation panel a Continue Reading

THE STARS OF WALT DISNEY AND PIXAR ANIMATION STUDIOS COME TOGETHER AT D23 EXPO 2017 #D23Expo

Filmmakers from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios convened at D23 Expo 2017 today, revealing new details about their upcoming movie slates and introducing key voice talent, including Benjamin Bratt, Anthony Gonzalez, Josh Gad, Kristen Bell, Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson, Sarah Vowell, Samuel L. Jackson, Huck Milner and Sarah Silverman. And in an unforgettable moment, Auli‘i Cravalho, Kristen Bell, Mandy Mo Continue Reading

WHOOPI GOLDBERG NAMED A DISNEY LEGEND AT D23 EXPO, MAKING HER THE ONE AND ONLY LEGOT RECIPIENT! #D23Expo

Whoopi Goldberg is one of a very elite group of artists who is an EGOT, which is an acronym for a person who’s won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony. She has won Emmys (as host of AMC’s “Beyond Tara: The Extraordinary Life of Hattie McDaniel,” and a Daytime Emmy for “The View”), a Grammy (“Whoopi Goldberg”), an Oscar (“Ghost”) and a Tony (Producer of “Thoroughly Modern Millie”). Today at D23 Continue Reading

TMSM Explains: Things Gold D23 Members Should Know For This Year’s D23 Expo

D23 Expo starts on Friday morning and we have had a few people ask “what happens if my Gold D23 Membership card hasn’t arrived before Expo?” First let’s address WHO is the Gold D23 Member as there is a lot of confusion with this. The person who bought the membership through the Disney Store is the member. That person’s name is on the D23 Membership card, so they are the only ones offic Continue Reading

Here Is A List Of The 2017 D23 Expo Panels That Won’t Allow Recording And Photos, And Tips For Panels That Do!

Here is the complete list of panels that will not allow recording at this year’s D23 Expo! Pixar / Feature Animation session Friday in Hall D23 Studio Live Action Presentation on Saturday in Hall D23 The Power of the Princess World of Pixar Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Evolution of Pixar Characters For these panels expect to have to put your cell phones and cameras in a opaque plastic bags that have a seal Continue Reading

TMSM Explains: D23 Expo Costume Guidelines and More

Cosplay is HUGE at the D23 Expo. Because of that I wanted to take some time to share with you not only D23’s official policy on costumes and dress code but also some tips about interacting with Cosplayers at the Expo. Costume Information All event attendees—including adults—may attend the D23 Expo dressed as their favorite Disney, Marvel and Star Wars Characters. Attendees in costume must adhere to the Continue Reading

TMSM Explains: D23 Expo StagePass, StorePass and The Over Night Queue

This year’s D23 Expo sees the return of StorePass, StagePass and the Overnight Queue. These three options are a great way to help guests get the most out of their D23 Expo experience, but can be overwhelming, so to continue this week’s series of D23 Expo themed TMSM Explains articles we wanted to take some time to explain these three options to you! What Is The Overnight Queue And How Does It Work? Bac Continue Reading