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Disney+ Moving Forward with ‘Turner & Hooch’ Reboot Series, Josh Peck to Star

After a brief stint in development, Disney+ has announced that it is officially moving forward with a reboot of the classic movie Turner & Hooch. The streaming giant has cast Josh Peck in the lead role, with the series' first season being 12 episodes. Peck will play the role of U.S. Marshall Scott Turner. It ...

Disney+ Announces Slate of New Nonfiction Projects at Realscreen Summit

Today, New Orleans played host to Disney+, and the platform wasted no time in announcing its latest slate of new projects. The streamer is developing what it calls the "next generation of the critically-acclaimed series" The Quest. The rebooted series will now feature teen participants and adding more epic world building interactive elements.  The streaming ...

Ahmed Best to Host Disney+ Game Show ‘Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge’

Ahmed Best is officially returning to the Star Wars franchise! Today, Lucasfilm announced that Ahmed Best, who played Jar Jar Binks in the prequel trilogy, will host a new Disney+ kids series Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge. The game show, which will stream exclusively on Disney+, will test young contestants’ abilities in the core Jedi principles ...

Disney+ Launches with 10 Million Signups + 3 Million Mobile App Downloads

Disney stepped up to the plate, and exceeded expectations. Today, Disney announced that it's recently unveiled streaming service, Disney+, has reached over 10 million subscribers after its first day of operations. The company announced the news in a brief press release, which you can see below: "Disney+, the highly anticipated streaming service from The Walt ...

‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ Advanced Review

Let’s go back in time, January 20, 2006. Disney is premiering the highly anticipated movie High School Musical, and to say five-year-old me lost her mind watching this movie is slight understatement. I lived and breathed these movies as a child – and the two others that would premier in the following years. So when ...

Dwayne Johnson Partners with Dany Garcia, Brian Volk-Weiss for Disney+ Docuseries

Seven Bucks Productions and The Nacelle Company will be teaming up to produce the new Disney Plus docuseries, Behind the Attraction. The series will take viewers through Disney history and show how popular Disney points of interest came to be. Disney Plus has ordered 10 one-hour episodes. Brian Volk-Weiss will be directing the series and will also be ...

Disney D23 Expo 2019: Disney+ Presentation Live Coverage

Today marks the official kick off for Disney's fan convention, the D23 Expo! Fans everywhere have flocked to Anaheim California to be in the front row for Disney's showcase of its many franchises and platforms. One platform that will get the spotlight this weekend is the highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, set to launch in ...

Marvel Studios Developing ‘Ms. Marvel’ Series for Disney+

Kamala Khan is officially coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Today, THR broke the news that Marvel Studios is developing a Ms. Marvel series for the Disney+ streaming platform. Bisha K. Ali has been tapped to write and act as showrunner. Ali is a comedian who is currently a staff writer on Hulu’s remake of Four ...

‘Agents of SHIELD’ Star Ming-Na Wen Joins ‘Star Wars’ Series ‘The Mandalorian’

Today, Disney kicked off its massive fan event, the D23 Expo, and have wasted no time unveiling massive and exciting news. One new piece of info came during the Disney Legends panel, which honored big names such as Robert Downey Jr., Jon Favreau, James Earl Jones, and Agents of SHIELD star Ming-Na Wen. Having played ...

Disney Confirms Nov. 12 Disney+ Launch in Canada, Netherlands; Nov. 19 for Australia, New Zealand

A few months ago, Disney announced its highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, to the world, and confirmed that it would launch in the USA on November 12. Now, the mouse house has confirmed that the platform will also be available in Canada and Holland at the same time. In a press release, Disney announced that ...

Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ Will Make their Show Floor Debuts at Disney’s D23 Expo

Following their momentous announcement of the Disney+ streaming service, Disney has taken their time revealing info regarding their three platforms. Along with Disney+, the mouse house owns Hulu and ESPN+, giving them a stronghold on a market they haven't really entered yet. The wait for new info however, has come to an end. Disney announced ...

Marvel’s Joe Quesada Hosting New Disney+ Docu-Series ‘Storyboards’

The Disney+ original content lineup just got bigger once again. Today, Wired announced that Marvel Entertainment chief creative officer Joe Quesada will host Storyboards, an original Disney+ documentary series launching alongside the streaming service November 12. “A comparison that everyone knows is Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown,” Quesada said to Wired. “We go on locations, but instead of food or culture being ...

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