Tag Archives: Rick Riordan

Disney Makes Another Drastic Change to Upcoming ‘Percy Jackson’ Series

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The new Disney+ Percy Jackson series called Percy Jackson and the Olympians (which stars Walker Scobell, Leah Sava Jeffries, and Aryan Simhadri in the iconic lead roles of Percy Jackson, Grover Underwood, and Annabeth Chase) is getting another upgrade — but this time, the upgrade is affecting the originals that started it all! Disney Books has revealed that revamped new versions of ...

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‘Percy Jackson’ Author Defends Casting Choice, Accuses Objectors of ‘Racism’

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Recently, the showrunners at Disney Plus announced their casting choices for the upcoming series based on the young adult book series Percy Jackson and the Olympians, and fans were quick to react. We at Disney Fanatic previously shared the casting news, but it appears that one particular casting choice has sparked some controversy and backlash among the fanbase. Actress Leah Jeffries ...

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‘Adam Project’ Actor Will Star in ‘Percy Jackson’ Remake

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Variety has revealed that the main character in the new Percy Jackson and the Olympians Disney+ series finally has a chosen actor! Walker Scobell, the actor who has just achieved household fame due to his role in the well-received Ryan Reynolds film The Adam Project, will play the demigod Percy (who was played by Logan Lerman in the widely-maligned film ...

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Fans of ‘20,000 Leagues Under the Sea’ Will Love This Adventure


Do you love scuba diving, watching documentaries about marine exploration, or reading Rick Riordan adventure books (such as the Percy Jackson series)? If so, there is a new book for you—one that manages to stand all on its own. “Daughter of the Deep” is an exciting modern take on “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea”­ (and another Jules Verne book, “The ...

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Fans of ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Will Love This New Adventure


If you (or some readers that you know) loved the Southeast Asian mythology seen in Raya and the Last Dragon, or if you have an interest in Hmong mythology, the spirit realm, or oral histories like that of the Hmong oral tradition, then the new book “Pahua and the Soul Stealer” might be worth adding to your middle grade fantasy ...

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