Daily News Bytes: Disney Is ‘Poppins’ Off, ‘Voltron’ S6 Dated and a Flurry of Festivals

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival North America’s leading dedicated toon fest OIAF returns to Canada’s capital September 26-30. Entries are now open for Animated ... Continue Reading →
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Oscars: Nominated ‘Coco’ Song Performers Announced

Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd, producers of the 90th Academy Awards, have revealed the talented performers who will be bringing this year’s Best Original Song nominees to life ... 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 →
Lin-Manuel Miranda [Photo: Jesse Dittmar/Redux]

Sony Moves Lin-Manuel Miranda Project ‘Vivo’ Up

If you’re one of the many who couldn’t get the tunes from Moana out of your head, you’ll be pleased to hear that the animation world’s next dose of Lin-Manuel ... Continue Reading →
Magic School Bus

Trailer: Netflix Unveils ‘Magic School Bus’ Re-Do

Hang on to your childhoods, ‘90s kids. Netflix has released the first trailer for its much anticipated revamp of Emmy-winning The Magic School Bus. Produced by 9 Story and Scholastic, ... Continue Reading →

‘DuckTales’: Back in Action

One of the most overlooked treasures in the long history of Disney is the Donald Duck comic-book ... Continue Reading →
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins ‘DuckTales’ Reboot Cast

The irrepressible creative force commonly known as Lin-Manuel Miranda (creator of Broadway’s Hamilton, composer of Disney’s Moana) has joined the voice cast of the new DuckTales ... Continue Reading →

LIVE! Oscars go to ‘Zootopia,’ ‘Piper,’ ‘The Jungle Book’

Disney’s Zootopia won the best animated feature award at the 89th annual Academy Awards. Disney-Pixar’s Piper won the best animated short film category. Another Disney project, ... Continue Reading →

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VIDEO: ‘Moana Easter Eggs’ Disney’s Pacific island adventure sets sail on Digital release today, so the studio is offering up this fun guide to its Easter eggs and ... Continue Reading →

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‘Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir’ Launches on Netflix US Zag Studios and the SVOD giant offer a special Valentine to fans of the superhero duo, with season one ... Continue Reading →