Disney has announced details on the return of ‘Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure,’ to the Disney Channel.  The show stars Mandy Moore (“This Is Us”) and Zachary Levi (“Shazam!”) as the beloved Rapunzel and Eugene.  The third season kicks off with a special one-hour episode on Monday October 7th (1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT), on Disney Channel and in the […]

The new Marvel Disney+ series, Hawkeye, has found its writer and executive producer.  According to the Hollywood Reporter, Jonathan Igla has been brought in for the project. He has previously worked as a writer and a executive story editor on Mad Men. In addition to working on other titles including Pitch and Shut Eye. Hawkeye is due […]

National Geographic has announced a new six-part docuseries called ACTIVATE, which aired this week on the National Geographic Channel. Each episode of the six-part series delves into a different issue connected to the root causes of poverty, including sustainable sourcing, criminalization of poverty, disaster relief, girls’ education, plastic waste and the global water crisis. The […]

When Disney+ launches on November 12th in the US, there are some recent Marvel movies that won’t be available on day one, this is due to an existing contract with Netflix, which effects movies released between 2016 and 2018. Generally, anything Marvel Studios have released in 2018 won’t be available on Disney+ straight away, so […]

With just over 2 months until the launch of Disney+, the latest forecast from Digital TV Research, will be good news for the Disney Streaming Services team. They are predicting that Disney+ will reach 82 million subscribers worldwide by 2024.  With Netflix continuing to grow to 219 million subscribers by the same year.  Amazon Prime would […]

The Mandalorian has added “Twilight” actress, Julia Jones, to the new Star Wars Disney+ series according to Deadline. She previously starred as “Leah Clearwater” in the Twilight franchise.  Other projects she has worked on include ER, Westworld, Longmire and Jonah Hex. There is no official confirmation of what her role will be, but she joins Pedro Pascal, […]

Disney has announced cast details on its upcoming fantasy-comedy series, “The Owl House”.  The series will star Emmy Award-nominated Wendie Malick (ABC’s “American Housewife”), Alex Hirsch (Disney’s “Gravity Falls”) and Sarah-Nicole Robles (“Boss Baby”). The animated series follows Luz (voiced by Robles), a self-assured teenage girl who stumbles upon a portal to a magical realm where […]

After the very public split between Sony and Disney over the inclusion of Spider-Man’s future within the Marvel Cinematic Universe,  it looks like “for the moment the door is closed,” according to Sony Pictures chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra. Speaking With Variety, he added that “it’s a long life,” and I insisted that there is “no ill […]

Disney+ is set to become a major international streaming service and a new series called, Disney’s World Of English, has recently been revealed by the DisInsider. The series will be part of Disney’s English language learning shows and is aimed at children aged up to 7.  It will use Disney’s characters and stories to naturally learn […]

One of the most common complaints I see on social media about Disney’s new streaming service is about how Disney+ original content is just full of remakes and sequels. The launch lineup includes a live action remake of Lady & The Tramp, plus a new sequel series based on High School Musical and the first […]

At last months Disney+ Showcase presentation at the D23 Expo, Disney showed off some images of the upcoming Disney+ series, Marvel’s What If. “Marvel’s What If…?,” is the first animated series from Marvel Studios, taking inspiration from the comic books of the same name. Each episode will explore a pivotal moment from the Marvel Cinematic […]

Disney has released some new images and details on the upcoming Disney+ Original series, Star Wars: The Mandalorian. According to Entertainment Weekly, the series will be set between the events of “Return Of The Jedi” and “The Force Awakens”, so will explore some of the early origins of the First Order. “This doesn’t turn into a […]

During the recent D23 Expo, Disney released some new footage of the Disney+ app, which has been updated since the Investors Day footage we saw back in April. In this video, I walk through the footage, pointing out some of the details: Some new images of the app were also released: What caught your eye?

Marvel has announced its plans for New York Comic-Con this year, which includes all-star panels from Marvel Comics, Marvel Games, Marvel New Media, and Marvel Television, including the new Disney+ show, Marvel Hero Project. The main Disney+ presentation featuring Marvel’s Hero Project takes place on Saturday October 5th at 3:30 – 4:30 PM ET in […]

Disney has released a new special look at the upcoming movie, ”Maleficent: Mistress of Evil”, which sees Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Michelle Pfeiffer and other members of the cast reflect on the legacy of the iconic villain and the brand-new chapter in her story. Check out the video below: Disney’s “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” hits theaters […]