Tag Archives: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda Confirms ‘Encanto’ Attraction in Development

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It appears that a permanent Theme Park attraction based on Disney’s Encanto is, indeed, in the works. The only question is what kind of attraction would it be, and where would it go? The confirmation was made by the film’s songwriter Lin-Manuel Miranda who told Insider, “The Imagineers are on it. I don’t know what they do or where they live, but ...

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The Great Disney EGOTs

If you were following the news before this years 94th Annual Academy Awards you would know that the big news ahead of the ceremonies was the possibility of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s possible EGOT win. Though he did not win for “Best Original Song” for which he was nominated, Encanto the film which he wrote the songs for took home “Best Animated ...

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BREAKING: ‘Encanto’ Loses to James Bond in the ‘Oscar for Best Original Song’ Category

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Disney fans might have been surprised or disappointed when the popular Encanto song “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” was not nominated by composer Lin-Manuel Miranda for the Oscar for Best Original Song at the 94th Academy Awards, but they may have been hoping that the Walt Disney Animation Studios movie Encanto would prevail with its Oscar nominee anyway! The Encanto original song “Dos ...

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VIDEO: ‘Encanto’ Cast ‘We Don’t Talk About Bruno’ Oscar Performance

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After months of anticipation, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gathered Hollywood’s moviemakers together to distribute Oscars for the 94th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles–hosted by Amy Schumer, Wanda Sykes, and Regina Hall. From West Side Story to Cruella several projects developed under the Walt Disney Company’s umbrella arrived with their nomination, including one ...

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Oscars Update: EGOT Hopeful Lin-Manuel Miranda will be a No Show

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Songwriter Lin-Manuel Miranda has a chance to make history at tonight’s Academy Awards celebration by becoming one of the few musicians–and even fewer specifically Latino musicians–to achieve EGOT status. Considered the “grand slam” of awards, EGOT stands for Emmy, GRAMMY, Oscar, and Tony, and only a select few in the music industry have been able to transcend the entertainment mediums ...

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Chapek Calls ‘Encanto’ a “Franchise”

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In the recent Disney Company stockholders’ meeting, Disney CEO Bob Chapek referred to the popular and award-winning Walt Disney Animation Studios film Encanto as a “franchise” — and, knowing Disney’s penchant for expanding box office successes into franchises, Disney fans have most definitely noticed. Hmm. Bob Chapek said "franchise" when mentioning #Encanto. — Ashley Carter (@AshleyLCarter1) March 9, 2022 In ...

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TikTok: Kid Asks Crush Why ‘We Don’t Talk About Bruno’ During EPCOT Show

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At EPCOT’s The Living Seas with Nemo and Friends, the show “Turtle Talk with Crush” continues to be a crowd favorite, especially for little kids. For years, cutting-edge interactive technology has allowed Guests of all ages to have a conversation with the most totally righteous dude in the sea. The questions kids have for Crush–and his responses–usually give their parents ...

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‘Encanto’ Wins Another ‘Animated Feature Film’ Award


Another day, another award going into Casita’s trophy case. On Sunday, March 6, Disney’s Encanto took home the Art Director Guild’s award for an Animated Feature Film. Walt Disney Animation shared the news on its Instagram, saying, “A magical home and a magical family ✨ #Encanto is the Art Directors Guild Awards winner for Animated Feature Film! Congratulations to Ian Gooding, ...

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