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How Tonic DNA Sprinkled 2D Animation Magic into Disney’s ‘Disenchanted’

***This article originally appeared in the January '23 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 326)*** Crossing from animation to live action has long been one of...

Coming Soon! 20 Movies to Track in 2023

***This feature originally appeared in the December '22 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 325)*** Interest in animated feature projects continues to grow, so it’s never...

Disney Returns to a World of Hybrid Magic in ‘Disenchanted’ Trailer

The magical teaser trailer for the all-new live-action musical comedy Disenchanted took a royal bow at the D23 Expo 2022 in the Anaheim Convention...

Kidman, Bardem and Lithgow to Work Their Magic in Skydance’s ‘Spellbound ‘

Apple Original Films and Skydance Animation announced today that Oscar winners Nicole Kidman (Being the Ricardos, Roar and Javier Bardem (Being the Ricardos, Dune) have...

Rachel Zegler to Star in Skydance/Apple Animated Musical ‘Spellbound’

Apple today announced that West Side Story star Rachel Zegler will provide the voice of Princess Ellian, the lead role in Apple Original Films...

Coming Soon: Your Guide to 38 Animated Movies in 2022

Here is an early look at some of the promising animated releases that we hope to see in theaters and/or on the streamers next...

Apple & Skydance Animation Close Multiyear Deal, Reveal ‘Luck’ & ‘Spellbound’ First Looks

Apple and Skydance Animation have marked the finalization of a multiyear deal with the unveiling of first-look art from the studio's hotly anticipated debut...

Apple in Talks for Skydance’s ‘Luck’ & ‘Spellbound’

Insiders say that Apple is looking to build on the success of its animated feature acquisition Wolfwalkers by snagging the first two movies out...

Skydance, Paramount Announce Musical Fantasy ‘Spellbound’ for 2022

Skydance and Paramount Pictures announced Monday that original animated musical fantasy Spellbound, which Paramount Pictures has committed to co-finance and release globally, is now...

Oscar-Winning Lyricist Howard Ashman Celebrated in New Disney+ Doc Aug. 7

Disney+ announced today that the original documentary film Howard will premiere exclusively on the service on Friday, August 7. The film, which first premiered...

Clip: Paige Nearly Puts It Together in ‘Central Park’ Ep. 5; Guest Composer Alan Menken

Politically intrigue is served in a family meal scene from the newly-launched fifth episode of Central Park, available to watch now on Apple TV+....

Oscar Winner Alan Menken to Make Music Magic for Skydance’s ‘Spellbound’

Skydance Animation announced Wednesday that legendary composer Alan Menken, known for his award-winning work on animated favorites The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast,...

Disney Lets Down ‘Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure’ S3 on Oct. 7

Rapunzel's Tangled Adventure makes its third season premiere with a special one-hour episode, Monday, Oct.. 7 (1-2 p.m. EDT), on Disney Channel and in...

Auli’i Cravalho, Queen Latifah & Shaggy Star in ‘Little Mermaid’ Live Event

The Wonderful World of Disney and ABC are celebrating the 30th anniversary of one of the studio’s most beloved films, The Little Mermaid, with...

Halle Bailey Cast as Ariel in Disney’s Live-Action ‘Little Mermaid’

Halle Bailey has been cast as Ariel in Disney's upcoming live-action reimagining of The Little Mermaid. The film is directed by Rob Marshall and...

News Bytes: New Trailers for ‘Bunuel,’ ‘Jumanji: The Next Level’, ‘Toy Story’ Easter Eggs & More

Disney Wants Melissa McCarthy to Play Ursula in 'The Little Mermaid' The project is being directed by Rob Marshall (Mary Poppins Returns) and will feature...

Trailer: Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Is Out of the Lamp

Disney has released a brand-new full trailer and illuminating poster for the live-action adaptation of its classic animated feature, Aladdin. The new spot shows...

Trailer: Disney Lets Will Smith’s Genie Out of the Lamp in ‘Aladdin’ Spot

Disney has uncorked the first TV spot for its upcoming live-action adaptation of Aladdin (coming May 24), featuring brand-new footage -- including Will Smith’s...

Clip: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Uploads to Digital & Disc in February

Disney’s super tech-y sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet is ready to log in to home terminals next month, arriving on Digital 4K Ultra HD/HD/SD...

Clip: ‘The Little Mermaid’ 30th Anniversary Set Swims Home in February

Classic animation The Little Mermaid is marking its 30th anniversary with a new Walt Disney Signature Collection release, featuring all-new bonus features and a...
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