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Disney CEO says attendance caps at parks being raised

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney’s top executive says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s decision to ease up mask-wearing requirements for fully vaccinated people is “very big news for us.” During an earnings call on Thursday, Disney CEO Bob…

Disney's Animal Kingdom welcomes baby mandrill

Disney's Animal Kingdom is celebrating the circle of life with a new monkey. This baby mandrill, named Ivy, was born April 10th. She weighs less than two pounds. Despite being born so small, mandrills are actually the largest species of…

Parts of Disney World reopen in Florida

Disney is still on schedule to reopen two of its theme parks this week despite Florida’s growing coronavirus cases. This week Passholders got a preview at Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom. Those two parks are expected to reopen July 11th…

Disneyland reopening properties in July

Disneyland is doing phased reopenings of its Anaheim properties. The company says the reopenings will happen in July, pending state and local government approval. The Downtown Disney District which has shops and eateries will reopen on July 9th. Then it's…

Disney making character face masks

Disney is known for creating memorable animated characters but now, it's bringing those characters to life off screen to help combat the coronavirus. Disney announcing its new line of face masks. The entertainment giant's collection of protective gear features many…

Disney+ reviving 'The Proud Family' series

Disney + is reviving the animated series "The Proud Family." The original show aired on the Disney channel from 2001 to 2005. The revival, called "The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder," is in production now. The original voice cast, as…

"Star Wars" hotel to take reservations this year

Want to travel to a galaxy far, far away? Then, 'Star Wars' lovers, a new Disney hotel is for you. Disney will start taking reservations later this year for ‘Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser.’ It's an immersive hotel experience in Orlando,…

Disney Plus to launch Nov. 12 for $6.99 a month

Disney says its new streaming service, Disney Plus, will cost $6.99 per month when it launches in the U.S. on November 12. That is cheaper than rival Netflix, which charges $13 per month for its most popular streaming plan. But…

New Disney Star Wars theme park lands set opening dates

The Millennium Falcon is blasting off from Disneyland on May 31 with the opening of the California theme park's massive Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge expansion. Disney Parks announced Thursday that Galaxy's Edge will open for visitors to Florida's Disney World…

Disney on Ice at the Coast Coliseum

If you’re a big Disney movie fan this is an event you won’t want to miss at the Coast Coliseum. Disney on Ice-Worlds of Enchantment premieres tonight at the Coast Coliseum. The show runs from November 29th through December 2nd.…

Disney On Ice Presents Frozen

News 25's Kristen Durand interviews Jackson Stevens about the Live Show Disney On Ice and the theatrical showing of Frozen During October 19th - 22nd at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum, tickets starting at $20.

Disney's "Aladdin Jr."

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Wynn Reed about the Downstage Productions's Disney's "Aladdin Jr." showing May 12th - 14th.

Netflix Will Exclusively Stream Disney

Netflix announced on its website this week that starting in September it will hold exclusive US rights for new films from Disney. The deal, struck in 2012, includes films from Disney subsidiaries Marvel, Lucasfilm and Pixar. Other streaming platforms like…

Force Friday

Today, Disney released its new line of Star Wars toys ahead of the new movie “The Force Awakens."