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Disney’s Live-Action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Finds Its Beast in Dan Stevens

by Britt Hayes March 4, 2015 @ 7:07 PM
Ian Gavan, Getty Images
Dan Stevens has quickly become kind of a big deal, and for good reason—the guy has immense charisma and superhero-quality good looks. After turning in great performances in The Guest and A Walk Among the Tombstones, the actor has been picking up high profile supporting gigs left and right. But his latest job is the biggest yet: Disney has chosen Stevens to portray the titular Beast in their live-action update of Beauty and the Beast.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Casts Sarah Michelle Gellar for Season 2

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 3, 2015 @ 3:03 PM
Disney’s Star Wars Rebels only just ended its first season with last night’s revelatory “Fire Across the Galaxy,” but already Season 2 is bigger and Buffy-er than ever. Hera may have competition for Kanan, now that Freddie Prinze Jr.’s real-life wife Sarah Michelle Gellar joins the voice cast in a mysterious new role.

Disney Reveals a First Look at Their ‘Avatar’ Theme Park Land

by Jacob Hall February 27, 2015 @ 11:14 AM
Five years after its initial release, does anyone care about James Cameron’s Avatar or its upcoming sequels? Disney bet countess millions of dollars on a “yes” when it officially broke ground on The World of Pandora, a new expansion to their Animal Kingdom park at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Although the actual park “land” is still a massive dirt pit filled with construction equipment, Disney has released a brief new video showcasing some of the technology and scenery that will be featured in their latest theme park endeavor and we’d be lying if we said it didn’t look awfully impressive.

New ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Finale Trailer: ‘We’ve All Lost Enough Family to the Empire!’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 26, 2015 @ 1:50 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney’s Star Wars Rebels seems ready to light a “Fire Across the Galaxy” by its first season finale, one Darth Vader himself looks to be answering. The newest full trailer for Monday’s finale keeps the main man-machine in the shadows, but offers our longest look yet at Star Wars Rebels‘ defining installment.

10 ‘Big Hero 6’ Facts About Your Favorite Disney Super Friends

by ScreenCrush Staff February 26, 2015 @ 7:53 AM
If you saw Big Hero 6, you fell in love with Baymax, there's just no way around it. He doesn't just save the day, he’s also lovable and sweet and cuddly. And, that's no accident. Disney animators based a lot of Baymax’s look on a young child. His walk was specifically modeled after a toddler with a full diaper. These are just some of the super duper facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which returns to Disney and Marvel's Big Hero 6!

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Finale Trailer: Darth Vader’s Return Starts a “Fire Across the Galaxy”

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 24, 2015 @ 10:07 AM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels has built sturdier and sturdier bridges to the Original Trilogy with its multiple guest roles, but with the grand Season 1 finale hitting galaxies far, far away this Monday, The Force’s biggest bad will make a sinister return. The first trailer for Star Wars Rebels’ “Fire Across the Galaxy” has spread, promising Darth Vader’s return!

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Animated Series Casts The Full Team - UPDATE

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 18, 2015 @ 12:20 PM
Marvel / Disney XD / Vince Bucci - Jesse Grant, Getty Images
The breakout success of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy all-but assured that the revitalized franchise would next appear in animated form, something Disney XD confirmed at New York Comic-Con. Now, our future Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon and Groot have arrived, recruiting Boy Meets World alum Will Friedle and more!

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Spoilers: ‘Fulcrum’ Revealed, Plus Han Solo in Season 2?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 13, 2015 @ 2:18 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney's Star Wars Rebels has put in plenty of work connecting to the original Star Wars trilogy with appearances from Billy Dee Williams' Lando, James Earl Jones' Darth Vader and more, but the latest additions may reach into the franchise's past and future. The identity of the mysterious "Fulcrum" may have been revealed, along with a trio of major OT characters for Star Wars Rebels Season 2!

Marvel’s ‘Darth Vader’ and the Unexpected Joys of Disney’s New ‘Star Wars’ Universe

by Jacob Hall February 11, 2015 @ 2:36 PM
When Disney acquired Lucasfilm and systematically eradicated most of the ‘Star Wars’ Expanded Universe, the most hardcore fans of the most popular genre franchise on the planet made their displeasure known, but to no avail. To paraphrase one of the greatest Jedi Knights, millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror, and were suddenly silenced. Disney didn’t buy ‘Star Wars’ so it could navigate a labyrinth of pre-existing novels, comics, and video games. More specifically, Disney didn’t buy ‘Star Wars’ so it could appease the niche group of fans who have kept up with the increasingly complicated Expanded Universe; it bought ‘Star Wars’ to please the much larger audience of everyone else.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Sets Grand Moff Tarkin to Appear, Peter Cushing Still Dead

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 3, 2015 @ 1:59 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney
Disney’s ‘Star Wars Rebels’ has conjured quite a bit of Original Trilogy magic with appearances from franchise stars Billy Dee Williams, Frank Oz and James Earl Jones, and now yet another ‘Star Wars’ classic will grace the ‘Rebels.’ Recognize the foul stench of Grand Moff Tarkin in new clips and photos from this coming Monday’s ‘Star Wars Rebels,’ “Call to Action!”