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Disney Is On the Hunt for the Perfect Live-Action "Mulan"

Mulan is almost ready to bring live-action honor to us all. Disney has set a November 2, 2018, release date for a reboot of the 1998 animated classic, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Read More »

Hakuna Matata! Disney Is Remaking "The Lion King"

From "Maleficent" to "Beauty and the Beast," a plethora of Linda Woolverton's classic Disney hits have been or are being remade with star- Read More »

Princess Jasmine Has a "New Look" at Disney World

According to Movie Pilot, Princess Jasmine has an outfit change that some people are less than excited about. Read More »

Can You Say Triple Threat? These Two Actresses Are Joining Oprah in Disney Adaptation of "A Wrinkle In Time"

As if Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay teaming up again wasn't enough for the making of the Disney adaptation of "A Wrinkle In Time," add  Read More »

"Princess Culture" Is Likely Harming Girls' Self-Esteem, Study Finds

While toy companies have definitely made strides toward adding diversity to dolls and action figures, the so-called "princess effect" is still very real. Read More »

"Finding Dory" Had a Record-Shattering Weekend

Disney execs were probably cheering this weekend at the numbers for the studio's latest huge premiere, "Finding Dory," which easily swam its way to a new box-office record. Who knew a little fish could pack such a big punch at the box office? Well, maybe a few people had an inkling. Read More »

Introducing Elena of Avalor: Disney's First Latina Princess

In an exciting press release, the Disney Channel announced that it will welcome its first latina princess to Disney Parks — Disney World this summe Read More »

Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda to Star in Disney's "Mary Poppins" Sequel

Disney is in the business of rebooting some of its most classic films: The modern update of 1950's "Cinderella" was one of the box office hits of 2015. Read More »

See the First "Beauty and the Beast" Trailer With Emma Watson as Belle

Get excited: The first trailer for the live action "Beauty and the Beast" movie, starring Emma Watson as Belle, is HERE! Read More »