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The Muppets are back with new show on Disney+

Disney+ will debut “Muppets Now,” a new original series featuring the world’s most beloved puppets, on July 31 on the streaming service. “Muppets Now” is The Muppets Studio’s first original series for Disney+. Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, and the gang joined helped announce the… Read More »The Muppets are back with new show on Disney+

Disney Streaming Chief departs for TikTok kingdom

Kevin Mayer, the former chair of Disney’s streaming service focused division, Direct-to-Consumer & International, has left the company for one of the hottest social media platforms on the planet right now – TikTok. Mayer will take over as COO at ByteDance which owns the short… Read More »Disney Streaming Chief departs for TikTok kingdom

Disney+ to stream hit-musical “Hamilton” before release to movie theaters

Disney and the team behind the original Broadway production of “Hamilton” announced today that a filmed version of the stage production, featuring members of the original cast, would be released to Disney’s streaming service, Disney+, on July 3, 2020. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jeffrey Seller and Thomas… Read More »Disney+ to stream hit-musical “Hamilton” before release to movie theaters

New Star Wars streaming series announced for Disney+

Lucasfilm has hired Emmy-nominated writer Leslye Headland (“Russian Doll”) to develop a new untitled “Star Wars” series for Disney+. Headland will write, executive produce, and serve as showrunner for the series, which is already in development. Variety broke the news of Headland’s work for Lucasfilm… Read More »New Star Wars streaming series announced for Disney+

Trailer for new official Star Wars documentary – “Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian”

You may know him onscreen as Tony Stark’s friend and security chief “Happy” Hogan, but behind the camera Jon Favreau is leading a revolution in Hollywood. The techniques he helped develop for Disney’s “live-action” photo-realistic productions of “The Jungle Book” and “The Lion King” have… Read More »Trailer for new official Star Wars documentary – “Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian”