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Watchout Netflix Fans, Disney Moves to It's Own Streaming Service in 2019 as They Acquire Majority Ownership of BAMTech

Watchout Netflix Fans, Disney Moves to It’s Own Streaming Service in 2019 as They Acquire Majority Ownership of BAMTech

The Walt Disney Company today announced that it has agreed to acquire majority ownership of BAMTech, LLC and will launch its ESPN-branded multi-sport video streaming service in early 2018, followed by a new Disney-branded direct-to-consumer streaming service in 2019. Under terms of the transaction, Disney will pay $1.58 billion to acquire an additional 42% stake in BAMTech—a global leader in direct-to-consumer streaming technology and marketing services, data analytics, and commerce management—from MLBAM, the interactive media and Internet company of Major…

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Fandango Teams Up With Disney and L.A.'s The Greek Theatre

Fandango Teams Up With Disney and L.A.’s The Greek Theatre for Under the Stars with The Lion King Sing-Along on August 5th

Fandango, the leading digital network for all things movies, is teaming up with The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, The Walt Disney Studios and the Walt Disney Signature Collection to host an exclusive screening of The Lion King Sing-Along at the famed outdoor venue on Saturday, August 5. The evening will kick off with a special musical performance by the sensational Tshidi Manye, who currently stars as Rafiki in the long-running Broadway production of The Lion King. Manye will perform the show’s iconic opening number, “Circle…

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MIAMI CHILDREN’S MUSEUM Launches a Brand New Exhibit Based on Disney Junior’s Hit Series “The Lion Guard” Opening January 2018

Miami Children’s Museum will launch the first-ever museum exhibit based on Disney Junior’s hit series, “The Lion Guard,” which continues the epic storytelling of “The Lion King” and follows the adventures of Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala, and his diverse group of friends as they unite to protect the Pride Lands. The exhibit will debut at Miami Children’s Museum in January 2018 for six months and then travel to other children’s museums across the country through 2022.…

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Beau Black Takes You To The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar With the Official Music Video of the Disney Channel Series

Hevi Kabisa!  Look out, “Here Comes the Lion Guard!”  This all-new music video features one of the composers, songwriters, and performers of the hit show, Beau Black, bringing to life the song “Here Comes the Lion Guard” in a fun, exciting video!  Beau Black is joined with a group of other musicians. With locations like a concert with a full house and a campfire with everyone enjoying a fun night of friendship and music, it brings the song to life.…

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Kindermusik and Disney Junior Team up to Create Harmonious Program: Rock & Roar to “The Lion Guard” Music

Kindermusik® International, the world’s leader in music and movement education, today announced a new exclusive “Rock & Roar” program to bring the musical adventures of Disney Junior’s newest hit series “The Lion Guard” to Kindermusik Studios throughout the United States. Kicking off this February, the fun-filled, 45-60 minute classes for children ages 2-5 will explore the African savannah in a rip-roaring, fast-moving adventure, all set to the thunderous beats of “The Lion Guard” soundtrack. Along the way, kids will learn…

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Top 10 Disney Villain Sidekicks

by: D-Team Member Cassandra Most Disney villains prefer to work alone, and for good reason. Top notch evil sidekicks are far and few between. This one isn’t evil enough, that one isn’t smart enough; the reasons for flying solo are too numerous to count for some of our favorite baddies. There are, however, a few evil-doers that prefer the ignorant and complacent following of a cronie or two. Take a look at our top 10 evil sidekicks; the loyal ones, the…

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Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection The Lion King Two Disc Set Available June 24th

Walt Disney Records’ newly created line of collectible CDs, Walt Disney RecordsThe Legacy Collection, will celebrate the anniversaries of Disney’s most cherished and classic films that have been enchanting audiences for generations.  Launching the line on June 24th is The Lion King 2-disc set, coinciding with the film and soundtrack’s 20th Anniversary. Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection The Lion King features the beloved original soundtrack, plus 30 minutes of previously unreleased score and 7 score demos by Oscar®-winning composer, Hans Zimmer. Zimmer also provides detailed notes for…

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4 Reasons We’re Excited About Animal Kingdom

If you’ve never considered Animal Kingdom to be a full day park, you may soon be changing your mind. With new attractions, shows, and an evening spectacular in the works, Animal Kingdom is finally getting the makeover it’s needed for so long.  1. Winged Encounters: The Kingdom Takes Flight. This new experience, starring colorful McCaws, is produced by the Disney Creative Entertainment group and the Flights of Wonder team. It’s sure to be an amazingly educational show, highlighting the beautiful…

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Harambe Nights: Celebrating the Lion King’s 20th Anniversary!

It’s hard to believe that almost 20 years have passed since Disney brought us The Lion King. As the highest grossing animated movie of all time, until this years’ smash hit, Frozen, The Lion King has proven itself a masterpiece. Just as relevant today as ever, Simba’s coming of age story continues to charm audiences around the world. Whether watching the movie or the broadway production, The Lion King is timeless. In celebration of this momentous anniversary, Disney Parks will…

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