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‘Beauty and the Beast’ Gets Another Retelling

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Some Disney fans might think that the 1991 Disney animated film Beauty and the Beast has already had too many retellings, but the Disney princess Belle probably wouldn’t mind this particular retelling of her story! A new romantic comedy novel is on its way called By the Book, and this book is part of the Meant to Be series that specifically adapts ...

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Legislators Grow Closer to ‘Terminating’ Disney’s Reedy Creek District

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Journalist Ashley Carter has revealed that Walt Disney’s private district is getting closer to the chopping block this week, after Florida’s Governor Ron DeSantis confirmed that state legislators are going to be considering the prospect of terminating that district’s special rights. JUST IN: Gov. Ron DeSantis has announced that during their special session this week state legislators will also consider ...

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PHOTOS: Work on ‘Frozen’ Land Continues Despite Disney Park’s Closure

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On a subtropical island, a frozen mountain range is taking shape. Seriously. Just a few years ago, Disney Parks Experiences and Products announced that Walt Disney Imagineering would bring Princess Anna and Queen Elsa’s Nordic kingdom Arendelle to Disney Theme Parks around the world in a magical and permanent way. We at Disney Fanatic recently shared updates on the Frozen-themed land ...

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‘Bug’s Life’ Character Joins Meet and Greets

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If you’re a Pixar fan who has always felt that the 1998 movie A Bug’s Life was underappreciated by Disney fans and other Pixar fans, then you might want to pay a visit to Disney World’s Animal Kingdom sometime soon! Bug’s Life characters are starting to make appearances in the Animal Kingdom Disney Park, starting with the beautiful gypsy moth named Gypsy! The ...

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Confirmed: No More Masks on Airplanes, Public Transportation!


Yesterday, April 18, it was announced that a federal judge in Florida struck down President Biden’s extension of the CDC and TSA’s nationwide mask mandate for passengers and employees of the airline industry and other forms of public transportation. At the time of the announcement, it was some uncertainty as to what U.S. District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle’s ruling would ...

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New PhotoPass Shots Arrive in Disney’s Animal Kingdom for Earth Week

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Earth Week is underway at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, with special events, treats, and more planned all in celebration of Earth Day (and the park’s anniversary!) on April 22, 2022. Disney just announced the newest offerings for Guests in celebration of Earth Week, including new PhotoPass Magic Shots. WALL•E and EVE are logical characters to feature during Earth Day celebrations, and ...

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‘Eternals’ and ‘Hawkeye’ Receive Awards for Disability Representation

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Disney fans and Marvel fans have been happy to see more and more progressive casting choices when it comes to Disney or Marvel movies or TV shows, and those progressive choices have apparently not gone unnoticed! Two recent Marvel projects (the Marvel movie Eternals from 2021 and the 2021 Disney+ show Hawkeye) have just received an official seal of approval ...

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Second Season Announced for ‘The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder’

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The Proud Family’s television return on Disney+ has been popular among Disney fans since its debut last year, with the series featuring many of the original Disney Channel cast members alongside a variety of current celebrity guests. Fans of the show will be thrilled to learn that Disney just announced a second season of The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder, ...

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