Author Archives: Sharon

Sharon is a writer and animal lover from New England. Sharon's two main focuses in her work are Disney's correlations with pop culture and the significance of Disney princesses (which was the basis for her college thesis). When she's not writing about Disney, Sharon spends her time singing, dancing, and cavorting with woodland creatures!

Simu Liu’s Book Cover Is Revealed

Until two years ago, Simu Liu was best known as Jung Kim on Kim’s Convenience, a Canadian series on Netflix about a Korean immigrant family running a small convenience store. But once Simu Liu was cast to play Shang-Chi, the first Asian superhero leading a Marvel movie, he became a household name — and now Marvel star Simu Liu is ...

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shopDisney Update: Hawkeye’s Kate Bishop Gets Her Own Doll

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Hawkeye character and Marvel comics character Kate Bishop might not be a Disney princess, but she’s getting the Disney princess treatment on the online Disney store ‘shopDisney’ anyway with her own special edition doll! It’s no surprise that the character Kate Bishop has gotten a new doll in her likeness because the Hawkeye character has been popular with Marvel fans ...

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New “Disney Princesses” Join the Ultimate Princess Celebration

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Disney fans who have been following the ongoing Ultimate Princess Celebration since World Princess Week last year (which featured beloved Disney princess characters) will already be familiar with Disney’s partnership with ELLE magazine. For the last several months, ELLE has chosen two new female celebrities, athletes, scientists, filmmakers, or activists and dubbed them Disney princesses due to their “courage and ...

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‘Celebrate Soulfully’ Offers Special Treats for Guests

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As February begins, Disney Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy some special experiences at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort through the “Celebrate Soulfully” event! According to the Disney Parks Blog, this is the first time that this event will be happening at Disneyland Resort, so Disneyland Resort Guests won’t be missing out on the chance to “honor ...

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“We Don’t Talk About Bruno” Breaks Aladdin’s Billboard Record

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It’s no surprise to most Disney fans that theĀ Encanto song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” has been consistently topping the Billboard charts and Spotify charts; practically anyone who listens to the Disney song from the animated film can attest to its catchy nature. Even Disney fanatics who didn’t enjoy the Disney song the first time they heard it in the ...

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Review: Kristen Bell Trades Disney Princesses for Dark Comedy in Her New Thriller

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Actress and businesswoman Kristen Bell is best known for her voiceover work as the voice of Disney princess Anna (now Queen Anna) inĀ Frozen (2012) and Frozen II (2019), her line of CBD-infused skincare called Happy Dance, and her happy-go-lucky roles in romcoms like You Again (2010) or BadĀ Moms (2016). Kristen Bell did demonstrate her broader range when she played a ...

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Will “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” Become a Dark Ride?

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The most popular original song from the Walt Disney Animation Studios movie Encanto is without a doubt “We Don’t Talk About Bruno”, an original song by Lin-Manuel Miranda in which the Madrigal family sings to Mirabel Madrigal about her mysterious uncle (whose magical powers allow him to see the future)– and ironically, everyone is talking about Bruno despite the song’s ...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Fails an ‘Encanto’ Song Challenge

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It’s clear from the Golden Globe Award, the chart-topping soundtrack, the popular merchandise, the fan-made online mashups, and the positive reviews thatĀ Encanto has made an enormous impression on Disney fans ever since it was released in theaters last November and premiered on Disney+ on Christmas Eve. Although the movie has been praised for everything from its vibrant animation to its ...

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Dwarf Actors Defend Snow White’s Dwarves

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Although so far Disney’s casting choices for the upcoming live-action Snow White adaptation have received positive reactions from Disney fans, with Rachel Zegler being cast as the Disney princess Snow White andĀ Wonder Woman Gal Gadot being cast as the Evil Queen, there has been some controversy about Snow White’s dwarves recently in light of the Disney remake. Golden Globe-winning actor ...

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“It Was So Surreal”: Sofia Carson’s Dream Suite Experience

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Disney fans will know Sofia Carson as the daughter of the Evil Queen, Evie, in the popular Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants and its two sequels. The series (which follows the children of Disney villains) was a huge hit for Disney Channel that featured several Disney Channel talents like Dove Cameron and China Anne McClain, as well as catchy music ...

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