Category: Disney

Everything Disney under the Walt Disney Company; both a catch-all and a major subject.

2017 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend

This post was originally published on this site(Feb. 26, 2017): Disney Princess Half Marathon winner, Kaitlyn Johnson (center) celebrates her fairy tale win on Sunday with Miss America 2017, Savvy Shields (left), Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Faron Kelley (right), Vice President, Disney Sports. Kaitlyn joined more than 52,000 runners who traded their ball gowns […]

ILM’s Groundbreaking VFX Technology Leads the Way with Three Oscar Nods

This post was originally published on this siteOn Sunday, three Disney releases will compete for the visual effects prize at the 89th annual Academy Awards® ceremony: Disney’s The Jungle Book, Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange and Lucasfilm’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. But out of the five nominees, Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) division also has three films […]

Walt Disney Animation Studios President Shares the Secrets to Their Success

This post was originally published on this siteThis Sunday, Hollywood’s best and brightest will gather at the Dolby Theatre for the 89th annual Academy Awards®. The Oscars® represent a capstone for Walt Disney Animation Studios, which, in 2016, released Zootopia and Moana to critical acclaim—the films received 98 percent and 95 percent scores, respectively, on […]

Disney Brings Conservation Efforts in Peru to U.S. Parks and Resorts

This post was originally published on this siteSince its earliest days, The Walt Disney Company has been committed to protecting the environment and conserving the planet for generations to come. As part of that legacy, Disney has set environmental stewardship targets and is striving toward the goal of attaining a “zero” state of net greenhouse […]

New Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ Story Begins Production

This post was originally published on this siteThe adventure-filled past of the iconic scoundrel and everyone’s favorite Wookiee is going before cameras this month: principal photography on the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story officially began February 20 at Pinewood Studios, London. The movie will explore the duo’s adventures before the events of Star Wars: […]

Disney Cruise Line Reveals Summer 2018 Itineraries

This post was originally published on this site1 of 8 For the first time, Disney Cruise Line guests can experience the rich culture of Barcelona and inspiring history of Rome as bookend experiences in a single cruise. During Disney Cruise Line’s visits to Rome, guests sailing aboard the Disney Magic will have the opportunity to […]