DAPs Magic News provides daily news from across the Walt Disney Company including Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm’s Star Wars and more. It also includes Geek News. Check back regularly for updates!

The Proud Family Cast And Creative Team Reunited For NAACP’s Arts, Culture & Entertainment Festival

By |2020-08-06T22:21:19-07:00August 7th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Keke Palmer to Join Cast of Upcoming Disney+ Original Series “The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder” BURBANK, Calif. (August 6, 2020) – Today, the cast and executive producers of the groundbreaking animated series “The Proud Family” [...]

The Walt Disney Family Museum Shares Magical Evening With Alan Menken and Lin-Manuel Miranda

By |2020-08-06T20:22:47-07:00August 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

On Thursday night The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted An Evening with Alan Menken. DAPS MAGIC was invited to cover this event by The Walt Disney Family Museum. It was a magical night that gave [...]

New Disney Twenty-Three Magazine Celebrates 65 Years of Disney Theme Parks

By |2020-08-06T11:24:24-07:00August 6th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

STAND-ALONE FALL ISSUE OF DISNEY TWENTY-THREE EXPLORES MORE THAN SIX DECADES OF INNOVATION AND STORYTELLING WITH DISNEY LEGENDS AND IMAGINEERS  PLUS, EXCLUSIVE STORIES COMING TO D23.COM, A LIMITED-EDITION PIN SET, AND AN EXCLUSIVE GIFT WITH [...]

Walt Disney World Passholders Can Enjoy Discounts, Extras in August

By |2020-08-05T15:03:59-07:00August 5th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As Walt Disney World continues to welcome guests back to the magic, there is an update on some exclusive discounts and offers now available for Annual Passholders. First, as a special welcome back surprise, Passholders [...]

S.O.U.L. Fest to Feature Panel with Pixar’s Pete Docter and Other SOUL Filmmakers

By |2020-08-05T12:10:20-07:00August 5th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On Friday, August 14th, the filmmakers behind Disney-Pixar's Soul will be part of a panel discussion for S.O.U.L. Fest. It will be streamed live on the BFI YouTube Channel. Pete Docter, Kemp Powers, Dana Murray, [...]

2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend Coming to Walt Disney World

By |2020-08-05T10:07:11-07:00August 5th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

runDisney has announced that registration for the 2021 Star Wars Rival Run Weekend presented by OtterBox will open as soon as tomorrow. The Rival Run is an epic Star Wars weekend featuring rivalries from the [...]

Howard – A Beautiful Documentary About a Beautiful Life – Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2020-08-03T22:44:51-07:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

There are some people in life that you just wish you could have met... just once. You know that they are special because of what they've done or what they've created. Then you learn more [...]

Disney’s “Baymax Dreams” Season Two Launches August 3 with Advances in Production

By |2020-08-03T18:19:17-07:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

As a part of the "Big Hero 6 The Series" takeover on Disney XD, Disney Television Animation and Direct to Consumer & International Technology groups launch season two of "Baymax Dreams" shorts with new capabilities [...]

A Conversation About HOWARD with Director Don Hahn, the New Disney+ Documentary with the Only Person Who Could Make It.

By |2020-08-01T16:54:07-07:00August 2nd, 2020|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Mr. DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Next week Howard will be arriving on Disney+. This is the story of Howard Ashman, the lyricist behind the music of Disney animated classics like The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast. Recently, DAPS [...]

Emmys, Movies, and Masks! – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-08-01T13:13:05-07:00August 1st, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! Each week Mr. DAPs shares the top Disney and geek headlines in this quick recap. This week there is a lot of news to cover as Disney continues [...]

2020 Directors of Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator Program Announced

By |2020-07-30T18:12:40-07:00July 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney Launchpad: Shorts Incubator, a filmmaking program dedicated to amplifying underrepresented voices, has welcomed Ann Marie Pace, Aqsa Altaf, Hao Zheng, Jessica Mendez Siqueiros, Moxie Peng and Stefanie Abel Horowitz as its six directors for the program’s inaugural year, developing projects centered [...]