According to an MTV report, Confessions of a Shopaholic, debuting in theaters February 13, will feature planted billboard advertisements in New York City’s Times Square for Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time as well as another upcoming Disney release, G-Force. According to MTV, this will be the first time anywhere the artwork will be seen.
In order to promote the February 6 theatrical release of Bolt in the UK, newspaper The Sun is running a contest where the winner will receive free electricity for a year.
ROME (Reuters) – John Lasseter and the directors of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios will receive a career award at this year’s Venice film festival for revolutionizing animation cinema, organizers said on Monday.
Lasseter and Pixar, which merged with Walt Disney in 2006, are behind animation blockbusters such as “Toy Story,” “Finding Nemo,” “The Incredibles,” “Ratatouille” and more recently “WALL-E,” which has been nominated for best animated feature at next month’s Academy Awards. Continue reading…
I have two very long weeks to go before I can report from NY Comic-Con and I’ve been boning up best I can just to pass the time. So I was ecstatic to come across an interview with BOOM! Studios’ Mark Waid on the new Disney/Pixar comics due out in March along with the Muppets and even more on the way.
BOOM! Studios will be at NY Comic-Con so if I learn or see anything else, you’ll see it here first.
And speaking of the American Idol Experience, AI David Cook himself is set to perform in honor of the new attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on February 12.
Unfortunately I don’t have any more details beyond that but if you know of more or will be able to attend and take photos or even just want to check back in and let me know how it goes, please email me at [email protected]
Check out this report on the new American Idol Experience at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Theme Park Rangers got a full tour and cover all the details of the experience with plenty of trivia to boot. The American Idol Experience is set to officially open on February 14 with Annual Passholder previews before.
Humility, sequels and the complete unknown that is woman according to the film’s writer/director in excerpts from this Newsweek interview.
With a little less than a week to go before the official opening (DVC members are being treated to a preview Jan 23-25), the Kim Possible World Showcase Adventure section of the Definitive Guide to Kidcot has been updated to reflect some new details including those mentioned in this article from the Orlando Sentinel.
The sequel to Disney’s Camp Rock will begin shooting late 2009 according to the MTV report.