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Disney Cruise Line Partnering with ‘The Chew’ for Brand New Port Adventures

According to the Disney Parks Blog, Disney Cruise Line has partnered with ABC’s The Chew for several new Port Adventures. In ports around the globe, you’ll enjoy “food-and-beverage-themed Port Adventures that celebrate the stories, cultures and flavors of the places you’ll visit.” These Port Adventures will include culinary classes, epicurean adventures, and wine and dessert […]

Tune In To Good Morning America at 8:35 a.m. Eastern for a Surprise From Slinky Dog!

Slinky Dog made his way through Times Square in New York City very early this morning on his way somewhere – but, we’re not sure where – or, are we? Could it be a more specific date on the much-anticipated opening of Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios? Tune into Good Morning America by […]

ABC’s ‘Once Upon a Time’ is Ending With Season 7

The fantasy-drama series on ABC is set to run the second half of season 7 beginning on March 2, but according to Deadline, Once Upon a Time will not be returning for an 8th season. The cast of the series was revamped for season 7, but ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey said she was “cautiously […]

ABC Brings on Phil McIntyre as ‘American Idol’ Executive Producer

Phil McIntyre (far right above), who has managed several well-known musicians such as Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas, Iggy Azalea, and Joe Jonas/DNCE, will soon be bringing his industry know-how to ABC’s American Idol. Although this is new territory for McIntyre, the manager is no stranger to television work – having collaborated with Disney who was […]

ABC Sports Broadcast Legend Keith Jackson Dies at 89

Keith Jackson, one of the most notable voices in college football, passed away Friday night at the age of 89. Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO for The Walt Disney Company, said in a statement released by ESPN: “For generations of fans, Keith Jackson was college football. When you heard his voice, you knew it was […]

Disney’s Streaming Service to Include Its Own Original Series, Movies, and More!

Last August, Disney announced they would be moving much of their content off Netflix in favor of their own streaming service. Disney’s streaming service is expected to be available starting in 2019, and there has already been some speculation around what the service would look like. In a recent report by Variety, president of Disney-ABC […]

Mario Batali Stepping Down as Co-Host of ABC’s The Chew Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Reportedly Mario Batali, co-host of ABC’s The Chew and owner of Batali and Bastianich Hospitality Group, will step down from both jobs amid alleged accounts of sexual misconduct over the past 20 years. Batali has made past appearances at the Disney theme parks for events like Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival and most recently for a […]

Director and Cast From ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ to Stop By ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ on Friday

In an official press release, ABC has just announced the guests for Jimmy Kimmel Live episodes this week. ABC has revealed that the director of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Rian Johnson will be appearing on the Friday, December 1 episode along with cast members Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), Daisy Ridley (Rey), John Boyega […]

‘Dancing with the Stars’ Gives the Win to Disney Channel’s Jordan Fisher

Season 25 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars has named their winners, and the honors go to Disney Channel star Jordan Fisher and his partner Lindsay Arnold. Fisher is known for roles on numerous Disney Channel films and series, and has recently appeared on Broadway in Hamilton. Lindsay Arnold is receiving her first Dancing with the Stars award. Fisher […]

Judge Orders AIG to Arbitrate Disney’s Claims for ‘Pink Slime’ Insurance Dispute in Los Angeles

The most recent development in ongoing litigation between AIG and The Walt Disney Company has found a judge ruling against claims made by the insurance provider, and ordering the company to proceed with arbitration. The motion to compel arbitration filed by Disney is related to the highly publicized “pink slime” case, in which Disney had […]