"High School Musical: The Musical: The Series" is being recognized by the GLAAD Awards. GLAAD is an American non-governmental media monitoring organization founded by LGBT people in the media. Before March 2013, the name "GLAAD" had been an acronym for "Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation", but became the primary name due to its inclusiveness... Continue Reading →
Disney has significantly reduced its spending on Facebook and Instagram ads due to concerns about the social media platform’s enforcement of its content policies. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company joins a list of large corporations that have cut back on Facebook ads as part of an effort to compel Facebook to change... Continue Reading →
Princess Elena of Avalor is set to become queen. Disney Junior has set a primetime finale coronation special for Elena of Avalor that will air Sunday, Aug. 23, on Disney Junior and DisneyNOW. https://youtu.be/bcGKPXipdos New episodes leading up to the finale will debut every Sunday at 5 p.m. Elena of Avalor premiered in July 2016... Continue Reading →
Disney+ has just released the official trailer for the highly-anticipated “Muppets Now” show, coming to the streaming service July 31, 2020. The show will feature several celebrity guests (including Seth Rogen, Aubrey Plaza and RuPaul) and features the old, beloved Muppet humor that been famous throughout the brand’s history. https://youtu.be/x6647smCPHQ The episodes are scripted in... Continue Reading →
ABC is extending The Wonderful World of Disney. Pixar's "Toy Story 3" will air Wednesday June 17th at 8pm. The Wonderful World of Disney was an old broadcast special, bringing classic Disney films to homes around America. It was recently revived as a part of the #DisneyMagicMoments campaign during the coronavirus pandemic.
Disney+ continues its expansion around the globe and has just launched in Japan. The streaming service costs $6.49 (¥700) per month. Disney+ will also replace the existing Japanese streaming platform, Disney Deluxe, with existing subscribers will be automatically transferred over to Disney+. Disney+ will include more than 500 feature films and 100 series from franchises... Continue Reading →
Disney, which barely a year ago took full operational control of Hulu and seven months ago launched subscription service Disney+, is making both streaming services key parts of its presentation to ad buyers, according to Deadline. Instead of the traditional in-person spring upfront event at New York’s Lincoln Center, the company sent advertisers a 45-minute... Continue Reading →
All of the episodes of “The Simpsons” are now available in their original aspect ratio of 4:3, but it requires the viewers to take on key step. Select “The Simpsons” in your preferred Disney+ viewing experience and select “Details.” There will be a button that reads “Remastered Aspect Ratio” and you’ll see the toggle is... Continue Reading →
Maggie Simpson has become the star of “The Simpsons”. She had her own short premiere before Pixar’s “Onward” which was titled “Playdate with Destiny” and now her other short, “The Longest Daycare” is coming to Disney+. The Oscar-nominated short will debut on Disney+ May 29th.
Simpsons fans rejoice. After months and months and months of outcry, the animated show’s executive producer and writer has finally given a date for a key fix viewers have been hoping for. Episodes of “The Simpsons” will revert back to their original aspect ratio (4:3) on May 28th. All of the episodes are on Disney+.... Continue Reading →