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Splash Mountain Gets a THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG Update

Splash Mountain, which has been a staple at Disney Parks, will be reimagined with The Princess and the Frog theme. Currently the ride is themed after the 1946 film, Song of the South. A controversial topic for Disney, Song of the South is criticized for its depiction of African Americans and there have been outcries […]

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STAR WARS CELEBRATION On Hold Until 2022

This year’s STAR WARS CELEBRATION has been officially cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but is set to return in 2022. The cancellation was announced on the official website, as well as the new dates for the event: August 18-21, 2022. “At Star Wars Celebration, the health and safety of our fans, attendees, exhibitors, guests […]

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Funimation Announces Virtual Anime Convention FunimationCon

COVID-19 has opened up a new way for studios, companies, and organizations to share its content to their followers, including creating online conventions such as FunimationCon, a virtual anime convention that features anime shows and those involved in creating them for the streaming channel Funimation. Earlier today, the anime company unveiled the first panels, performances, […]

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THE MANDALORIAN Season 2 Set to Be Available

Jon Favreau, the creator for the Star Wars series The Mandalorian, tweeted out a release date for the show’s second season. In all honesty, we’re not totally surprised, considering the big popularity of the first season of The Mandalorian and the introduction of The Child, aka Baby Yoda. This is was Favreau said: We were […]

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ALL THE BRIGHT PLACES and PAPER TOWNS Actor Justice Smith Reveals Himself as Queer

Justice Smith, a young actor who’s grown in popularity after appearing in several popular movies, including some YA adaptations, such as All the Bright Places, Paper Towns, and Every Day, has recently announced himself as queer. His statement, which was first posted on his Instagram account, came soon after he participated in a Black Lives […]

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Reunited Apart reunites the cast of THE LORD OF THE RINGS to utter epicness

Some of you may not even have been born yet, but eighteen years ago, Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring first hit the theaters (and this movie is one of the reasons we still love going to theaters, and we miss them!) It was the start of an epic […]

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10 Iconic Moments from SUPERNATURAL Convention Panels

Since conventions are temporarily halted due to the pandemic, why not relive some of the best moments from past SUPERNATURAL cons? Maybe you’re familiar with all of these. Maybe you’re not. But who couldn’t use a pick-me-up right about now? Enjoy 10 (of countless) memorable moments featuring our fantastic cast! “Joining Twitter” SPN Vancouver| August […]

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Disney’s FROZEN Closes on Broadway

Disney’s Frozen will not return once shows resume on Broadway. The lights of Broadway went dark mid March due to the Coronavirus and Frozen unknowingly held its last performance on March 11th. The show has performed 825 performances and 26 previews and is the first major musical to end its run due to the pandemic. […]

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New Song “I Am With You” Performed by Josh Gad as Olaf

Disney released a new original song from Frozen songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez. The song, titled “I Am With You,” and is performed by Josh Gad’s lovable snowman, Olaf. The music video, which was produced remotely, can be seen below and includes fun moments from several Disney films. SOURCE

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BookCon and BookExpo Announce Online Events

Last month, BookCon and BookExpo made an announcement that everyone was expecting by that point: Due to the COVID-19 situation, the BookCon and BookExpo events set to be held at the Javits Center in New York City were canceled. However, the community behind the massive convention isn’t skipping out on 2020 entirely! ReedPop just announced […]