NYCC: ABC Family Details Booth Signings, Events for ‘Pretty Little Liars,’ ‘Stitchers’ and ‘Shadowhunters’

ABC Family recently detailed its plans for its booth at the 2015 New York Comic-Con, featuring meet and greets with casts, photo-ops and more.


  • ‘Pretty Little Liars’ on Friday, October 9 from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm with actors Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse

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PHOTO: ‘Mickey Mouse Club’ Original Mouseketeers Reunite at Walt Disney Family Museum for 60th Anniversary

Mouseketteers 60th ReunionCommemorating the 60th anniversary of the Mickey Mouse Club on the ABC television network, which debuted on October 3, 1955, the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco’s Presidio reunited several of the original Mouseketeers during a special program. Pictured left are: Sharon Baird, Bobby Burgess, Doreen Tracey, Tommy Cole, Sherry Alberoni, The Mickey Mouse Club’s Spin and Marty (David Stollery and Tim Considine), plus Mouseketeers Karen Pendleton and Darlene Gillespie. The museum’s celebration will continue today, Sunday, October 4.

Also celebrating its 60th anniversary, the Disneyland Resort has also produced a limited release edition t-shirt honoring the 60th anniversary of the Mickey Mouse Club, which is available exclusively online through October 8.

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‘Star Wars,’ ‘Indiana Jones’ Props and More Featured in Online Auction

'Empire Strikes Back' Vader Helmet PrototypeProfiles in History and Invaluable have announced an upcoming three-day Hollywood Auction, taking place online from September 29 – October 1, 2015. Bidders will have access to rare and iconic props, costumes and memorabilia from major motion pictures, along with rare photographs, movie scripts, contracts and film equipment from notable movie sets. Bidders can view the entire catalog and place bids online in real-time on Invaluable, as well as via mobile device using the Invaluable app for iPad and iPhone.

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Disney Store Locations in New York, Chicago and San Francisco to Celebrate ‘Force Friday’ on September 4

Disney Store has announced that its Times Square (New York City), Michigan Avenue (Chicago) and Stockton Street (San Francisco) locations will open their doors at at 12:01 a.m. local time on ‘Force Friday,’ September 4, giving fans the first opportunity to see and purchase toys, collectibles, books, apparel and more from the upcoming film, Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. In addition, the first 1,000 guests will receive a free Star Wars: The Force Awakens D23 commemorative fan poster.

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NYCC: ABC Family to Bring ‘Shadowhunters,’ ‘Pretty Little Liars’ and ‘Stitchers’ with Cast, Sneak Peeks

ABC Family has announced that cast from its hit series ‘Pretty Little Liar’ and ‘Stitchers,’ and highly anticipated saga series ‘Shadowhunters’ will appear at New York Comic Con on October 9-10.

All three series will present fans with the opportunity to see exclusive footage from the upcoming season, as well as experience a Q&A with the series’ casts and creators. The ABC Family booth will feature talent appearances, giveaways, and other activities and activations. Talent scheduled to appear include the full cast of ‘Stitchers’ and ‘Shadowhunters’ and all five ‘Pretty Little Liars.’

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Toys ‘R’ Us Times Square Plans Awaken for Star Wars Episode VII Product Release on September 4

In preparation for the world-wide roll-out of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens products at midnight on September 4, 2015, Toys ‘R’ Us has announced its plans to commemorate the event including an entire day of Star Wars related events the day before at its global flagship store in Times Square.

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Pixar ‘Inside Out’ Screening and Talkback in New York City on May 29

Pixar Inside Out Theatrical PosterThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in association with The School of Visual Arts have announced that on May 29, 2015, they will be offering a special advanced screening of Pixar Animation Studio’s Inside Out (June 19, 2015) to be followed by a Q&A with co-writer/co-director Pete Docter and producer Jonas Rivera. The event serves as the finale of a series of presentations focused on the history of animation titled ‘An Animation Showcase: From Celluloid to CGI.’ Docter and Rivera are promised to ‘share behind-the-scenes details about the movie, its inspiration and what it took to bring it to the big screen.’

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‘Science of Pixar’ Museum Exhibition to Open in Boston in June

'The Science of Pixar' ExhibitBoston’s Museum of Science today announced that starting June 28, 2015, they will be hosting the world premiere of ‘The Science Behind Pixar,’ an interactive 10,000 square foot exhibition which showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen.

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Disney Store to Hold One-Day Anniversary Sale, In-Store Events on March 28

Disney Store opened its first store in Glendale, California in1987, and, in doing so, originated the themed retail model. With more than 330 stores worldwide and ecommerce operations in nine countries, Disney Store and are two of Disney’s premier retail destinations, delivering a magical and immersive shopping experience for guests of all ages.

Today, more than 200 million people visit Disney Store every year where they find an impressive selection of unique, high quality Disney, Marvel and Star Wars product. Disney Store’s dedicated team of Cast Members, coupled with the award-winning store design, makes every visit memorable.

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Disney D23 Expo: Mousequerade Costume Contest, Design Challenge Details and Prizes Announced

D23 Expo Mousequerade and Design ChallengeDisney D23, the official club for fans of The Walt Disney Company, today announced details for two of its upcoming events at the 2015 D23 Expo: the Mousequerade costume contest and the return of the fan art contest, now called the ‘D23 Expo Design Challenge.’

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