If you’re an ABC Television fan who is heading to the D23 Expo in just under a month, you have a few additional events to get excited about. Announced today, ABC will be featuring the stars and producers of several of their hit TV shows throughout D23 Expo weekend.
Dancing with the Stars and Disney!
Friday, August 23, 10 a.m., D23 Expo Arena
One of the hosts of Good Morning America, Ginger Zee, will facilitate a sneak peek into Dancing with the Stars’ Disney Night. Show host Tom Bergeron, judge Carrie Ann Inaba, Mirrorball champions Rashad Jennings and Jordan Fisher, and Dancing with the Stars executive producer Andrew Llinares will join Zee for the panel, and they might just give those in attendance a clue about future happenings for this fall’s season of Dancing with the Stars.
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Friday, August 23, 3 p.m., D23 Expo Arena
Coming together for this panel, the stars and executive producers of the show will celebrate the past six seasons of the show and look forward to the upcoming final season and series finale (summer 2020). Executive producer and head of Marvel Television, Jeph Loeb, will host the conversation with cast members Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen (new Disney legend), Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge, Henry Simmons, and Jeff Ward. Executive producers Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jeff Bell will also join the presentation.
The “ish” Universe: black-ish, grown-ish and mixed-ish
Saturday, August 24, 3 p.m., D23 Expo Arena
Stars from ABC’s black-ish, Freeform’s grown-ish, and ABC’s newest spinoff mixed-ish, Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi, and Tika Sumpter, will come together as they highlight the ever growing “ish” universe.
The full schedule of stars making special appearances in the Walt Disney Television booth throughout D23 Expo weekend is as follows (schedule and participants subject to change):
Friday, August 23
Dancing with the Stars stars past and present Ginger Zee, Carrie Ann Inaba, Tom Bergeron, Rashad Jennings, and Jordan Fisher
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. stars Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge, Henry Simmons, and Jeff Ward, and executive producers Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, Jeff Bell, and Jeph Loeb
Saturday, August 24
black-ish, grown-ish, and mixed-ish stars to be announced.
The D23 Expo will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California August 23-25, 2019.
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