Disney’s D23 Expo proved to be the place for Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars announcements. It just further proves that The Mouse is a formidable, entertainment powerhouse.
Black Panther gets a release date
The most important thing at D23 was finally knowing when the sequel to the record-breaking Black Panther would release. What we did not want is to realize we have quite a while to wait as the movie does not release until May 6, 2022.
More footage from Mulan
The footage showed more of the classic scenes from the beginning of the film when her father wants to go off to war despite being unfit.
Lady and the Tramp used rescued dogs
As a rescued dog mom, it warms my heart that one of the newest live action Disney films turned rescued dogs into movie stars. Lady and the Tramp will be on Disney+.
Marvel Studios plans for domination
Marvel continues to lay out its plans for domination even after all the heavy-hitting Comic Con announcements. More Disney+ shows (Moon Knight, She Hulk, and Ms. Marvel), cast reveals (see #9), and release dates!
Rumoured prices for the two-night, immersive hotel state that a single standard room could start at $3,300.
Moana themed attraction is coming to Epcot
Journey of Water will be the first attraction based on the popular animated film and will allow visitors to “interact with magical, living water in a beautiful and inspiring setting.”
Raya and the Last Dragon announced
Emma Stone doesn’t even look like herself as Cruella Deville
Full Cast and costumes for Marvel’s The Eternals
Kit Harrington joins the cast of The Eternals and every costume was revealed.
The Mandalorian trailer. That’s it.
Avatar gets a new franchise logo
New designer Disney dolls to hurt our wallets
If you are serious about doll-collecting (points to self), then Disney has their latest line of their premier, designer dolls coming out this fall. They released exclusive dolls at D23 that are already being resold online for ridiculous prices, but another line of these Midnight Masquerade dolls will be sold in stores and online starting with Esmerelda from The Hunchback of Notre Dame on October 5th.
New details about Disney Pixar’s Soul
Coming out on June 10, 2020 – the latest from Pixar is about souls being trained to be interesting will have a primarily black cast with Jamie Foxx taking the lead as Joe Gardner.
Avengers Campus is coming
California Adventure and Disney Paris will both be getting a superhero-themed land.
Sterling K. Brown joins Frozen 2 cast
Brown lends his voice to Lieutenant Matthias in the upcoming animated film.
New Disney cruise line ship
Disney’s 5th ship, the Disney Wish, will set sail in 2022.
New Rise of Skywalker footage
Getting Fastpasses gets easier with Disney Genie
Disney is planning a new app that will help streamline the process of visiting the parks. Disney Genie will make personalized recommendations and even build a schedule for a guest that suits their needs. The app will also be able to make those coveted dining and Fastpass reservations we all need.
Black. Widow. Footage.
Lizzie McGuire returns for a new series
Hilary Duff reprises her role for the new Disney+ series as a 30-year-old millennial living in New York City.
Magic Happens parade coming to Disneyland
We stan a good Disney parade introducing newer characters!
New Cirque du Soleil show coming to Disney Springs
Tickets are already on sale for the yet-to-be-titled show which will open officially on April 17 next year.
Disney+ is EVERYTHING
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