Keeping it in the Disney family, Lin-Manuel Miranda has joined the cast of the upcoming Disney+ series, “Percy Jackson and the Olympians.” The Details Lin-Manuel Miranda, who is a fan of the “Percy Jackson” books along with his son, will play the god Hermes. Per… Read More »Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Cast of ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ Disney+ Series
Is your family watching “Encanto” non-stop? Are your children constantly singing about Bruno? Then Jimmy Kimmel and Lin-Manuel Miranda have just the product for you. In an appearance last night on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Manuel not only talked about “Encanto,” he helped Kimmel with… Read More »Jimmy Kimmel Recruits Lin-Manuel Miranda for ‘Encanto’ Spoof Commercial
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
Millions of fans around the globe got to know Lin-Manuel Miranda through his groundbreaking musical “Hamilton.” Miranda has discussed bringing a filmed version of the musical into movie theaters in the past and even went so far as to make recordings with the original cast… Read More »Disney secures rights to movie version of Hamilton stage musical
Over the holiday break Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award Winner Lin-Manuel Miranda made a return trip to Aladdin on Broadway. Disney provided this photo of Miranda meeting backstage with cast members Jacob Gutierrez and his former In the Heights co-star Arielle Jacobs. I love this… Read More »Lin-Manuel Miranda pays visit to Aladdin on Broadway cast.
As is our habit with Disney films, we like to stick around through the end credits, you never know who or what you might see. On Mary Poppins Returns we were left pondering why Jay Leno was among those thanked by the film’s creators. This… Read More »Finally an answer to why Jay Leno is thanked in Mary Poppins Returns credits
Take 12 minutes of your day and watch this video where late night host James Corden (Disney fans know him from “Into the Woods” where he played the baker) is joined by Emily Blunt (aka Mary Poppins who was in “Into the Woods” with Corden)… Read More »James Corden has a Musical Role Call for the ages with Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda
Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns” is an ambitious project from the Mouse House. The original movie was such a huge success, Walt Disney was able to leverage the profits from the film to start building his Project X, the idea that would become EPCOT and then… Read More »Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns is practically perfect, in nearly every way