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Critics Once Again Being Called Out on Rachel Zegler and ‘Snow White’ Hypocrisy

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If you are a Disney fan, then you may know that the company is currently making a live-action remake of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Snow White will star Rachel Zegler as the titular princess, Gal Gadot as the Evil Queen, and Andrew Burnap as Jonathan (the Prince). The film was first announced back in 2016, but Zegler was not cast until ...

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Shut Out of Florida Politics, Disney Turns to California, But Anaheim Wants Them Out

Orange County takes on Disney's campaign contributions

Shortly after former Disney CEO Bob Chapek spoke out against Florida’s Parental Rights in Education Act, known by its critics as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill, The Walt Disney Company decided to cut all campaign contributions to Florida politicians. Both of those decisions made Florida Governor Ron DeSantis respond to Disney by stripping it of the Reedy Creek Improvement District ...

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Dolly Parton’s Sister Hits Back Against Trolls With Expletive-Laced Defense of Music Icon

Dolly Parton's Sister Hits Back Against Trolls

WARNING: The following article contains content and/or language that may not be suitable for younger readers. Viewer discretion is advised.  Music legend and American treasure Dolly Parton had quite the Thanksgiving weekend. She kicked off Thanksgiving by playing the halftime show of the Dallas/Washington game in front of an estimated 41.44 million viewers. Parton played her hits Jolene and 9 to ...

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Disney Star Arrested For DUI After Falling Asleep at the Wheel

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On July 28, Disney released its newest live-action movie, Haunted Mansion. The film starred Rosario Dawson as Gabbie, a single mom who moves into an abandoned New Orleans mansion with her Travis (Chase Dillon). The hope was to turn it into a bed and breakfast, but the ghosts who inhabit the mansion quickly put the kibosh on that idea. Related: Disney’s Haunted ...

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Four Years Later, Marvel Retcons Brie Larson’s ‘Captain Marvel’

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Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel might be one of the biggest characters in the MCU, but Marvel Studios just made one really confusing retcon to the super hero. Related: MCU Icon Delays Hit Television Series ‘Yellowstone’ There was a time when Marvel wouldn’t dare have a female star lead an MCU movie. Even when Gal Gadot’s Wonder Woman (2017) was an instant success ...

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‘Little Mermaid’ Halle Bailey Goes Viral in Fight With Fan

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Disney princess Halle Bailey, known for her role as Ariel in the live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid, recently made headlines with her candid responses to criticism. The original animated version of The Little Mermaid from 1989 holds a special place in cinematic history, with its enchanting narrative and memorable songs like “Under the Sea” and “Part of Your World.” ...

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Disney Replaces Dozens of Actors With Artificial Intelligence: How AI Technology Is Changing the Studio

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AI, or artificial intelligence, has been a massive topic of discussion in recent months, and for good reason. As the technology around us continues to develop at a rapid pace, Hollywood’s major film studios are left to grapple with the decision of how these new leaps in innovation can be used in the entertainment industry. Disney, one of the world’s ...

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‘Deadpool 3’ Star Breaks Silence on Surprise Cameos, “Loves” Taylor Swift Rumors

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The infamous Merc with a Mouth is gearing up for his long-awaited return in Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios’ Deadpool 3, which, after being subject to a bit of reshuffling, now has an official 2024 release date. Ryan Reynolds’ titular anti-hero aside, a different kind of “anti-hero” is at the forefront of much online speculation, with many offering evidence for why they ...

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Police Swarm as Guest Strips Naked on Iconic Disney Attraction

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Disney and the wonderful cast members who work at its theme parks work incredibly hard to make sure that each day a person spends in the parks is a memorable experience. However, guests probably weren’t expecting that their day would be so memorable because of someone stripping down and walking around an iconic attraction bare-naked. But that is exactly what ...

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Peek Into the Crystal Ball: Disney’s Future Looks “Unpromising,” “Unsatisfying”

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Recently, critics argued that a close examination of the next two years of Disney movies shows its future looks bleak, “unpromising,” and “unsatisfying.” The Walt Disney Company has come under scrutiny for its strategy involving its entertainment division, particularly its movie releases. For a few years now, many fans have been notably frustrated with the company for its lack of ...

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