Posts tagged with "Disney"

It’s time to play the music, it’s time to light the lights! The Muppets are returning to TV

It’s time to play the music, it’s time to light the lights! The Muppets are returning to TV
After an absence of almost 20 years, it looks like the Muppets will finally be returning to our TV screens for a brand new series, thanks to Big Bang co-creator Bill Prady and Anger Management‘s Bob Kushell. Everybody now: The new series, currently in development, is set to air on ABC – unsurprisingly, since both the network and the Jim Henson Company are now owned by Disney. So far, few details about the show itself have been confirmed,... 

Disney developing live-action “Mulan”

Disney developing live-action “Mulan”
Following the commercial success of its recent live-action retelling of Cinderella (which at time of writing has taken over $300 million globally), Disney is now reportedly developing a live-action adaptation of another of its animated classics, Mulan. The company has purchased a script from writing team Elizabeth Martin and Lauren Hynek that focuses on the Chinese legend of the female warrior Hua Mulan, the same Mulan who was the central character... 

Dance Your Cares Away: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is Starring in a Fraggle Rock Movie

Dance Your Cares Away: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is Starring in a Fraggle Rock Movie
Music is set to be playing down in Fraggle Rock once again in a new feature film starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Variety has revealed. The movie is being developed by New Regency, with Gordon-Levitt also serving as its producer. First broadcast in 1983, Fraggle Rock was created by Jim Henson and produced by HBO, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Henson Associates and UK company Television South. The original series ran for five seasons, with some... 

Frozen 2 Officially Announced: Parents Scream Noooo…

Frozen 2 Officially Announced: Parents Scream Noooo…
Several days ago, fans were disappointed when Frozen directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee denied that they were working on a sequel, with Jennifer Lee stating that they were “quite tired,” and that they “don’t really know what it is like to stop for a minute and think about what [they] want to do next.” Fears that a Frozen sequel is off the cards were dispelled today, however, when Disney CEO Bob Iger announced during a shareholders... 

The name of the first Star Wars stand-alone film is…

The name of the first Star Wars stand-alone film is…
Rogue One. Curious, no? The news was a part of a handful of announcements from Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger during a shareholders meeting at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. Rogue One is the first of several spin-off Star Wars movies outside of the upcoming trilogy of Star Wars films. It’s set to be directed by Gareth Edwards of Monsters and Godzilla (2014) fame from a script by Chris Weltz (who wrote the upcoming live-action... 

Tim Burton to Direct Live-Action Dumbo

Tim Burton to Direct Live-Action Dumbo
Tim Burton has signed up to direct a live-action take on Disney’s 1941 classic, Dumbo, The Wall Street Journal has revealed. The latest in a series of live-action remakes of animated Disney movies, Burton’s Dumbo will continue a new trend set by the likes of Alice in Wonderland, Maleficent and Cinderella. The announcement follows hot on the heels of news that Harry Potter star Emma Watson has been cast in an upcoming version... 

Disney reveal the 15 favourite Disney Lyrics

Disney reveal the 15 favourite Disney Lyrics
The Walt Disney owned website, Oh My Disney has released the results of what it calls its groundbreaking study to find the world’s favourite Disney lyrics. The site managed to narrow down all of the entries it received to a final fifteen and you can find them all below! Oh, and we dare you to try to read them without humming the song afterwards… “And at last I see the light, and it’s like the fog has lifted.” – I See Light (Tangled) “A... 

Marvel releases third trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron

Marvel releases third trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron
The final trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron promises more of everything we’ve grown to love about Marvel. More stunning landscapes, more sentient robots destroying cities, more people running and screaming… Featured initially in the mid-credits scene of Captain America: The Winter Soldier as prisoners of Hydra, the now-free Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) and Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen) appear more in this trailer. But it’s... 

Ghost Town artist Alister Dippner recreates Studio Ghibli Scenes

Ghost Town artist Alister Dippner recreates Studio Ghibli Scenes
Within the Japanese music scene it’s hard to go a day without ONE OK ROCK being mentioned. With their tour for 2014 finishing in December in London, their opening act was the US rock band Ghost Town. After stumbling across Ghost Town and their music, what really caught my eye was their cover art for their albums by the artist Alister Dippner. From mummys, witches, demons, gore and mystification all mixed with quirky comic book-esque styling,... 

Out of the Past: Marvel’s New Once Upon A Time Graphic Novel

Out of the Past: Marvel’s New Once Upon A Time Graphic Novel
Marvel has revealed plans to publish a new graphic novel based on the hit ABC series Once Upon A Time, following the successful 2013 release of its Once Upon a Time: The Shadow of the Queen. An innovative reimagining of classic fairy tales, the series centres around a small town in Maine called Storybrooke, whose residents are really fairy-tale characters, cursed to live in a land without magic by the evil Queen Regina. Previously broadcast on Channel... 
Copyright © 2015 MCM BUZZ – Movies, TV, Comics, Gaming, Anime, Cosplay News & Reviews