Mickey Mouse

Disney Celebrates Mickey’s 90th Birthday Worldwide & On Screen

Ever since his big-screen debut in Steamboat Willie on Nov. 18, 1928 at New York City’s Colony Theatre, Mickey Mouse has been the global ambassador for The Walt Disney Company. Now, ... Continue Reading →
PJ Masks

Exclusive Pics: ‘PJ Masks’ Blasts Off with “Moonstruck” Special March 9

Catboy, Owlette and Gekko — the heroic trio of preschool hit PJ Masks — are ready to shoot for the stars in an all-new special, “Moonstruck.” The two-part, out-of-this-world ... Continue Reading →
Amphibia

Disney Greenlights Originals ‘Amphibia,’ ‘Owl House’ and More ‘Star Vs.’

More magical original animation is coming to Disney Channel, which has placed orders for two new series: Amphibia, from Annie Award-winning director Matt Braly (Gravity Falls); and ... Continue Reading →
Muppet Babies

‘Muppet Babies’ Get March 23 Premiere, Grown-Ups Get Reboot

Exciting news for fans of Kermit, Piggy and co., as Disney has set a premiere date for the new CG-animated Muppet Babies, and announced another reboot for the classic foam-and-fur Muppets ... Continue Reading →
Muppet Babies

BTS: Tony Winner Renée Elise Goldsberry Performs New ‘Muppet Babies’ Theme

Tony Award-winning actress, singer and songwriter Renée Elise Goldsberry (Broadway’s Hamilton) has been revealed as the performer for the theme song on Disney Junior’s highly anticipated ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: SIGGRAPH Submissions Open, ‘Kim Possible’ Goes Live-Action, ‘Gotham by Gaslight’ on DVD & More!

SIGGRAPH 2018 Seek Submissions The world’s top interdisciplinary showcase of computer graphics and interactive techniques has opened submissions for the 45th conference, set for aug. ... Continue Reading →
Louise de Staël

Superprod Opens LA Office Headed by Louise de Staël

French animation and fiction developer-producer Superprod announced the opening of a new US office in Los Angeles this month, to be headed by former company CFO Louise de Staël. With ... Continue Reading →
Muppet Babies

Jenny Slate Pulls Up Her Stockings to Voice ‘Muppet Babies’ Nanny

Actor-comedian Jenny Slate has been announced as the voice of iconic cartoon caretaker Miss Nanny in Disney Junior’s CG reimagining of Muppet Babies, premiering in March on Disney ... Continue Reading →
Vampirina

Disney Junior Bats for Second Season of ‘Vampirina’

Disney Junior has ordered a second season of not-so-scary preschool series Vampirina, which hit a ratings high with its October 1 simulcast premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior ... Continue Reading →
Gravity Falls

Disney XD to Re-Dub Louis C.K.’s ‘Gravity Falls’ Role

The damnatio memoriae of comedian Louis C.K. continues, following his public admission to sexual misconduct spurred by a New York Times reveal of five accusers. Having already lost ... Continue Reading →