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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Walt Disney World Just Announced a New Luxury Hotel October 19, 2018 • Disney Parks & Resorts has announced a brand new hotel coming to Walt Disney World. Set to open in 2022, this top-tier, deluxe-level resort will have over 900 rooms at its Bay Lake-adjacent waterfront property. Located between Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Disney’s Wilderness Lodge,…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – First Live-Action Aladdin Teaser Brings the Disney Movie to Life October 11, 2018 • Disney has debuted a first look at Guy Ritchie’s live-action Aladdin movie, which stars Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Naomi Scott as Jasmine and Will Smith in the role of Aladdin’s flamboyant friend, Genie. But don’t expect a look of the iconic blue being…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – ‘Lilo & Stitch’ Live-Action Remake in the Works at Disney October 3, 2018 • Stitch is back. Lilo & Stitch, the 2002 animated movie from Walt Disney Feature Animation, is getting the live-action treatment, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The studio has hired up-and-comer Mike Van Waes to pen the script for the remake, which will be produced by…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Disney World is Majorly Changing How They Price Tickets: What to Know Before You Book September 25, 2018 • Disney World is making major changes to the way they price their theme park tickets. Beginning October 16, customers booking theme park tickets to the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando will see prices based on the dates they’re looking…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Sky Loss Is a Disappointment for Disney Ambitions September 22, 2018 • Walt Disney Co. DIS -1.09% didn’t win Sky SKYAY -1.16% PLC as part of its acquisition of 21st Century Fox Inc. FOX -0.70% assets, but the end to the unusual bidding war leaves rival Comcast Corp. CMCSA 0.24% paying a sum that will benefit Disney as a minority owner of the British pay-TV operator. Comcast’s victorious $38.8 billion bid for Sky on Saturday complicates…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’ Officially Wraps Filming September 14, 2018 • After a busy summer of work out in Hawaii, Walt Disney Studios has officially wrapped filming on its upcoming adventure movie, Jungle Cruise. The studio’s Twitter account announced the accomplishment on Friday afternoon with a short video, which featured a message from stars Emily Blunt and Dwayne “The…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Halloween officially arrives at Disneyland, California Adventure September 7, 2018 • The celebration of all things spooky started Friday at both Disneyland and California Adventure. The frightening festivities will last through Oct. 31. Favorites like Space Mountain: Ghost Galaxy and Haunted Mansion Holiday are back. Also new at California Adventure — a character encounter with…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Disney’s Star Wars: Galaxy Edge to Include Oga’s Cantina August 30, 2018 • What would a Star Wars land be without a cantina? Disney has just announced that Oga’s Cantina will be opening within Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios when each new lands arrives. Just like the cantinas seen in…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Walt Disney World Workers Reach Deal for $15 Minimum Wage by 2021 August 25, 2018 • Thousands of Walt Disney World employees would receive raises under a new contract settlement between the company and a group of unions that increases the minimum starting pay to $15 an hour by 2021, capping nine months of tense…

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Disney News You Need to Know: Weekly Roundup

Disney News

1 – Disneyland Resort’s Newest Hotel Put On Indefinite Hold August 17, 2018 • The hotel, which was announced last October and was scheduled to open in 2021, has been put on indefinite hold after “Disney and the city could not agree over the terms of development.” The hotel was going to transform the west side of the Downtown Disney…

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