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Emma Watson cast as Belle in Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast movie

Big news out of Burbank this morning. The rumors are true. Disney plans to follow up Cinderella with a live-action interpretation of its classic animated feature “Beauty and the Beast.” Actress Emma Watson, from the Harry Potter movies, has been … Continue reading

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Disney announces casting and production of “Stitchers” for ABC Family

Disney’s ABC Family cable channel is recasting itself for a slightly more mature audience. As part of the switch it has announced its first-ever original procedural drama, “Stitchers.” Stitchers is an hour long crime drama with a bit of a … Continue reading

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8 Examples of how Disney animators were inspired by real world locations

Leave it to a travel magazine to leave one dreaming about destinations other that a Disney theme park. This Conde Nast Traveler slide show features 8 real-world locations that inspired Disney movies. Here are a few of my favorites from … Continue reading

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Costume of the Woods featurette

In Disney’s Into the Woods, having the right costumes for the characters was crucial to giving audiences a shortcut to the essential core of each fairy tale characters. The actors were able to take it from there with great performances. … Continue reading

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Marvel and ESPN Team Up

Yes, you read that correctly. Disney is doing what it does best – synergy. Marvel and ESPN have come together to create a documentary and a series of video shorts. Both projects combine the style of ESPN’s films with Marvel’s … Continue reading

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