Tinker Bell’s ‘The Pirate Fairy’ Adds Carlos Ponce to Cast

Carlos Ponce in Disney's 'The Pirate Fairy' (Photo: Pipe Jaramillo)Carlos Ponce in Disney's 'The Pirate Fairy' (Photo: Pipe Jaramillo)Walt Disney Studios and DisneyToon Studios have announced that actor/singer/composer Carlos Ponce will assume the role of sensitive pirate Bonito in The Pirate Fairy). Serving as rigger alongside James and Zarina in the film, the huge Spaniard can throw a harpoon a hundred yards. But Bonito is quite passionate about sewing, not only the ship’s sails, but also applying dainty double-stitched seams to his fairy captain’s tiny outfits.

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WATCH: ‘Planes 2: Fire & Rescue’ Full Length Trailer

'Planes 2: Fire & Rescue'Walt Disney Studios and DisneyToon Studios have released a new trailer titled ‘Courage’ for their upcoming animated sequel, Planes: Fire & Rescue, which will debut in theaters on July 18, 2014, which you can find embedded below.

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Tinker Bell’s ‘The Pirate Fairy’ Clip: ‘Captain Zarina’

'The Pirate Fairy' on Disney Blu-rayWalt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released a new clip from its upcoming film from DisneyToon Studios, The Pirate Fairy, available to own on April 1, 2014 (pre-order). In the clip, titled ‘Captain Zarina,’ Tinker Bell and the rest of her Pixie Hollow friends are preparing to stage a daring rescue mission to save Zarina from the pirates — but does Zarina really need rescuing? You can find the clip embedded below (note that for some reason, the clip’s audio is only on the right channel).

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Tinker Bell’s ‘The Pirate Fairy’ New High-Res Stills

(L-R) ZARINA, VIDIA, TINKER BELL, SILVERMIST, ROSETTA, FAWN and IRIDESSA. ©2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has provided us with several new high-resolution stills from its upcoming Pixie Hollow franchise film, Tinker Bell’s The Pirate Fairy, available to own on Blu-ray on April 1, 2014 (available for pre-order). The new images, which features one of many outfit changes the fairies make throughout the film, have been added to the beginning of our stills gallery below.

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‘The Pirate Fairy’ Dolls from Jakks-Pacific Now at Target, Playset Exclusive

'The Pirate Fairy' DollsTarget has informed us that they are now selling dolls inspired by the upcoming Pixie Hollow film, The Pirate Fairy, featuring Tinker Bell, her sister Periwinkle and all of their fairy friends, and introducing Zarina. The new dolls here, produced by Jakks-Pacific, feature Tinker Bell, Zarina, Periwinkle and Rosetta in their pirate outfits.

In addition to the individual dolls, Target is also selling an exclusive set of six 4.5″ Pixie Gem Collection dolls. According to the item’s description, each doll is clad in a dress they fashioned themselves using sparkling gems that were found in a treasure chest that had washed ashore. Each doll also includes a sparkly gem headband in their signature color that doubles as a ring too.

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VIDEO: Natasha Bedingfield Contributes to Tinker Bell’s ‘The Pirate Fairy’ Plus New Still

'The Pirate Fairy' on Disney Blu-rayWalt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released a new clip from its upcoming film from DisneyToon Studios, The Pirate Fairy, available to own on April 1, 2014 (pre-order). The new clip, which you can find embedded below, features the film’s theme song, ‘Who I Am’ as performed by pop singer Natasha Bedingfield. The film also features Bedingfield’s ‘Weightless (Less Is More Version),’ which had been used in the scratch recording of the film and was enjoyed so much by the filmmakers, director Peggy Holmes opted to make it permanent.

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Sneak Peek: Disney ‘Frozen’ Sing-A-Long Edition (Hi-Res Poster)

Disney 'Frozen' Sing-A-Long EditionWalt Disney Animation Studios has provided us with a high resolution version of the theatrical poster for the Sing-A-Long edition of its smash success, Frozen. In addition, the ‘Let It Go’ sequence was also released today in sing-a-long mode which features the bouncing snowflake that will guide viewers along through the musical numbers. You can check it out embedded below.

The Frozen Sing-A-Long edition will be in over 1,000 theaters nationally beginning January 31, 2014. Because the regular edition continues to sell out shows, it is highly recommended that tickets be purchased in advance. You can visit Fandango to view local theaters and showtimes as well as purchase tickets.

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Tinker Bell’s ‘The Pirate Fairy’ Clip: ‘Experiments’

'The Pirate Fairy' on Disney Blu-rayWalt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released a new clip from its upcoming film from DisneyToon Studios, The Pirate Fairy, available to own on April 1, 2014 (pre-order). In the clip, titled ‘Experiments,’ Tinker Bell learns that Zarina has tapped into the power of blue pixie dust to create pixie dust that emulates the talents of different fairy types. You can find the clip embedded below.

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FIRST LOOK: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Droid, Chopper (C1-10P) (Photos/Video)

Chopper from 'Star Wars Rebels'

Earlier today, at the media preview event at Nuremberg Toy Fair, the world got its first look at Chopper, Disney Channel and Lucasfilm revealed the first look at a brand new character from their upcoming animated series, ‘Star Wars Rebels,’ a droid named Chopper /aka/ the C1-10P. Disney has graciously provided us with images and behind-the-scenes featurette of Chopper, which you can find embedded below.

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‘Frozen’ Bonus Feature Lengths May Leave Fans Flurry-ous

'Frozen' on Disney Blu-rayPotentially adding insult to injury — after confirming no foreseeable plans for a 3D Blu-ray domestic release — it turns out that the total length of the bonus features for the March 18, 2014 Blu-ray release of  Frozen (pre-order) sum up to less than 40 minutes — and that includes four music videos.

We now have the running times for each of the bonus features, as per the British Board of Film Classification and aside from confirming that there appears to be no audio commentary, it also appears that some of the behind-the-scenes ‘documentary’ type material comes up short. The individual bonus features and their approximate length in minutes:seconds are as follows:

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