MALEFICENT

Release Date: 5/30/2014

 

About "Maleficent" explores the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the classic "Sleeping Beauty" and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. Driven by reven... (read more...)

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Stage & Screen Vet Alan Arkin Joins Disney's Live-Action DUMBO Stage & Screen Vet Alan Arkin Joins Disney's Live-Action DUMBO
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2017

Stage and screen veteran Alan Arkin has signed on for the live-action reimagining of Disney's 1941 animated classic 'Dumbo.'... (more...)
THE BEGUILED Coming to Digital, Blu-ray/DVD and On Demand This Fall THE BEGUILED Coming to Digital, Blu-ray/DVD and On Demand This Fall
by Movies News Desk - August 15, 2017

Academy Award winner Sofia Coppola (Lost in Translation) unleashes the atmospheric thriller THE BEGUILED, coming to Digital on September 26, 2017, and Blu-ray , DVD and On Demand on October 10, 2017, from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.... (more...)
Oh, We Just Can't Wait... For the Remake- A Guide to Disney's Upcoming Live-Action Musicals! Oh, We Just Can't Wait... For the Remake- A Guide to Disney's Upcoming Live-Action Musicals!
by Caryn Robbins - August 05, 2017

With so many upcoming projects in the works, BWW has put together a guide to what's in store from the House of Mouse and its uber-talented creative teams!... (more...)
Skydance Media Names Directors Vicky Jenson & Alessandro Carloni to First Two Animated Feature Films Skydance Media Names Directors Vicky Jenson & Alessandro Carloni to First Two Animated Feature Films
by Movies News Desk - July 31, 2017

Skydance Media has taken a significant step in the formation of its animation business by securing award-winning directors for its first two animated feature films.... (more...)
THE LION KING Remake to Feature Impressive Naturalistic CGI THE LION KING Remake to Feature Impressive Naturalistic CGI
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2017

The D23 expo featured many quietly screened previews, one of which being a peek at The Circle of Life scene of the upcoming The Lion King remake. According to Mashable, the film is moving along the lines of the recent The Jungle Book remake which featured extremely realistic CGI.... (more...)
Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith to Lead Live-Action ALADDIN Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith to Lead Live-Action ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2017

Disney has found its live-action ALADDIN cast!... (more...)
Comedian John Oliver Joins Upcoming Disney Remake of THE LION KING Comedian John Oliver Joins Upcoming Disney Remake of THE LION KING
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2017

Today it was announced that comedian Jon Oliver would be joining the cast of the upcoming live-action remake of Disney's The Lion King in the role of Zazu.... (more...)
Filming On Disney's Live-Action ALADDIN to Get Underway This August! Filming On Disney's Live-Action ALADDIN to Get Underway This August!
by Movies News Desk - June 13, 2017

In a new interview with Billboard, award-winning composer and Disney mainstay Alan Menken discusses his upcoming projects for the House of Mouse, including live-action remakes of the classics, THE LITTLE MERMAID and ALADDIN. ... (more...)
Skydance Media Teams with Ilion Animation Studios on Animated Feature Films & TV Series Skydance Media Teams with Ilion Animation Studios on Animated Feature Films & TV Series
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2017

Skydance, a diversified media company that creates event-level entertainment for global audiences, today announced that it has launched an animation division and formed a multi-year partnership with Ilion Animation Studios... (more...)
Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Becomes Fastest-Selling Family Film in History Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Becomes Fastest-Selling Family Film in History
by Movies News Desk - March 09, 2017

Fandango managing editor Erik Davis tells Mashable.com today that Disney's highly-anticipated live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST has already surpassed 'Finding Dory' in ticket pre-sales, becoming the fastest-selling family film in history.... (more...)
Hulu Acquires Subscription Streaming Rights to Award-Winning Starz Series BLACK SAILS Hulu Acquires Subscription Streaming Rights to Award-Winning Starz Series BLACK SAILS
by TV News Desk - February 22, 2017

In a new deal with Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), Hulu has acquired the subscription streaming rights to the hit, STARZ Original series premium cable network drama, BLACK SAILS.... (more...)
Loni Love to Host MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS Loni Love to Host MAKE-UP ARTISTS & HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2017

Comedian, actress, TV host and author, Loni Love will return as host for the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) 2017 Annual Awards... (more...)
Producer of Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot Talks Authentic Casting and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in New Interview Producer of Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot Talks Authentic Casting and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST in New Interview
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2017

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Guy Ritchie will be helming a live-action re-imagining of Disney's Aladdin. The project marks the latest in a string of upcoming live-action reboots of Disney classics, including BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, in theaters March 17th, MARY POPPINS RETURNS, out Christmas D... (more...)
Advance Tickets for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Already Selling Out Theaters Nationwide Advance Tickets for Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Already Selling Out Theaters Nationwide
by Movies News Desk - February 02, 2017

As fans eagerly await THE MARCH 17th premiere of Disney's live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Deadline reports that the film is already out-selling advance ticket sales for 'Finding Dory' on Fandango.... (more...)
Special Interview: High Hair and High Hopes- Kristin Chenoweth and Bob Greenblatt Talk HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Special Interview: High Hair and High Hopes- Kristin Chenoweth and Bob Greenblatt Talk HAIRSPRAY LIVE!
by Alexa Criscitiello - December 06, 2016

After three smash years of live musicals which included visits to the lush hillsides of Austria, a technicolor adventure in Neverland, and a wildly wonderful visit to the land of Oz, NBC Chairman Bob Greenblatt and his team have proven themselves trailblazers in the modern age of live televised musi... (more...)
Dove Cameron, Maddie Baillio & More Participate in Today's HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Press Call Dove Cameron, Maddie Baillio & More Participate in Today's HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Press Call
by Caryn Robbins - November 21, 2016

Today, BWW participated in a special HAIRSPRAY LIVE! conference call featuring four of the 'nicest kids in town,' including Dove Cameron (Disney's 'Descendants'), Garrett Clayton (Disney's 'Teen Beach' Franchise), Ephraim Sykes (Hamilton on Broadway) and 20-year-old newcomer Maddie Baillio... (more...)
BLACK SAILS: The Complete Third Season Out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD Today BLACK SAILS: The Complete Third Season Out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD Today
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

Legendary pirates face off in the thrilling STARZ Original series “BLACK SAILS: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON” arriving on Blu-ray + Digital HD with Ultraviolet and DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment on November 8, 2016.... (more...)
BWW's Guide to Disney's Upcoming Live-Action Musical Movie Remakes! BWW's Guide to Disney's Upcoming Live-Action Musical Movie Remakes!
by Caryn Robbins - November 05, 2016

With so many upcoming projects in the works, BWW has put together a guide to what's in store from the House of Mouse and its uber-talented creative teams!... (more...)
Disney's Live-Action Adventure A WRINKLE IN TIME Kicks Off Production Today Disney's Live-Action Adventure A WRINKLE IN TIME Kicks Off Production Today
by Movies News Desk - November 02, 2016

Production for Disney's upcoming epic, live-action adventure A WRINKLE IN TIME kicks off in Los Angeles starring Oprah Winfrey ("Selma", "The Butler") as Mrs. Which... (more...)
Whistle While You Work! Benj Pasek & Justin Paul to Pen Music for Disney's Live-Action SNOW WHITE Film Whistle While You Work! Benj Pasek & Justin Paul to Pen Music for Disney's Live-Action SNOW WHITE Film
by Jessica Khan - October 31, 2016

Plans for Disney's latest live-action reboot will have you humming a merry tune - by DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, that is. The Hollywood Reporter writes that SNOW WHITE is next in line for the remake treatment.... (more...)
Guy Richie to Helm Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot for Disney! Guy Richie to Helm Live-Action ALADDIN Reboot for Disney!
by TV News Desk - October 10, 2016

Guy Ritchie is currently in discussions to helm a live-action re-imagining of Disney's ALADDIN. The project marks the latest in a string of upcoming live-action reboots of Disney classics... (more...)
Disney Announces 'Fast-Tracked' Release Date for Live-Action MULAN! Disney Announces 'Fast-Tracked' Release Date for Live-Action MULAN!
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2016

Today, Variety reports that the project has now been fast-tracked and is expected to hit theaters on November 2nd 2018.... (more...)
Starz Releases BLACK SAILS Season Four Premiere Date & Key Art Starz Releases BLACK SAILS Season Four Premiere Date & Key Art
by TV News Desk - October 04, 2016

Starz released today the premiere date and key art for the fourth and final season of the Emmy®-winning Original series BLACK SAILS, returning Sunday, January 29th, 2017 at 9 pm ET/PT.... (more...)
Disney Channel Celebrates MONSTOBER with a Month of Halloween-Themed Episodes and the Premiere of THE SWAP Disney Channel Celebrates MONSTOBER with a Month of Halloween-Themed Episodes and the Premiere of THE SWAP
by BWW News Desk - October 01, 2016

'Monstober' returns to Disney Channel for a special month-long Halloween celebration, beginning SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1. The programming event includes Halloween-themed episodes of hit Disney Channel series, the premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie 'The Swap,' special short-form content premier... (more...)
Jon Favreau to Helm Live-Action LION KING Movie for Disney Jon Favreau to Helm Live-Action LION KING Movie for Disney
by Movies News Desk - September 28, 2016

Director and actor Jon Favreau turned to Twitter this morning to tease the news that he will be directing a live-action LION KING movie for Walt Disney.... (more...)