Reopened Disney theme parks to be whole new worlds

Anyone visiting Disneyland or Walt Disney World should expect to wear masks and to social distance with fewer patrons around......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzMay 8th, 2020

YouTube channel offers virtual rides on major Disney attractions

Coronavirus has shut down Disney theme parks and Universal Studios — but some of the most popular rides are now available from home......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzMar 27th, 2020

Disney CEO Bob Iger steps down, effective immediately

The surprise announcement names Bob Chapek, head of Walt Disney Co.'s theme parks, as Iger's successor......»»

Category: topSource: tmzFeb 25th, 2020

You"ll Never Guess Which Disney Theme Park Is Getting Rid of Sleeping Beauty Castle

Disney parks have been going through a number of changes the past few years. In order to make way for the new, many beloved staples of Disneyland and Disney World have ended. People were forced to........»»

Category: peopleSource: eonlineNov 26th, 2016

Electronic music pioneer Jean-Jacques Perrey dies at 87

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Jean-Jacques Perrey, the French composer and pioneer of electronic pop music who was best known for co-writing "Baroque Hoedown" used as the music for the Main Street Electrical Parade at Disney theme parks, has died at age .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 7th, 2016

Wanda Opens New China Theme Park Amid Battle for Dominance With Disney

The Chinese conglomerate launched the second of a planned 15 multi-billion-dollar Chinese theme parks on Saturday. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterSep 26th, 2016

Samuel Lau Takes Over at Hong Kong Disneyland

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has appointed Samuel Lau as managing director of its Hong Kong Disneyland Resort theme park......»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 7th, 2016

Frank Armitage, Famed Disney Artist and "Fantastic Voyage" Illustrator, Dies at 91

The Imagineer contributed murals and designs to many theme parks around the world and was an expert in the field of medical drawings......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 8th, 2016

Disney CEO on "Star Wars": "We struck more than gold"

LONDON (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co has "struck more than gold" with the "Star Wars" franchise and it wants to expand plans to build attractions for the sci-fi saga in its theme parks, Chief Executive Bob Iger said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2015

Disney CEO "struck more than gold" with "Star Wars"

Disney CEO, Bob Iger, says the company has "struck more than gold"; plans on building "Star Wars" lands at theme parks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 19th, 2015

America"s biggest theme parks step up security

Visitors to Disney, SeaWorld and Universal Studios theme parks will see stricter security measures.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsJan 20th, 2017

Disney, other parks add metal detectors for the holidays

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — With the nation increasingly concerned about safety in public, three major theme parks announced Thursday that they are adding security measures including metal detectors ahead of the busy holiday season......»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 18th, 2015

San Francisco Giants Player Hunter Pence"s Proposal to Girlfriend at Disney World Is a Home Run

While many couples get engaged at Disney theme parks, San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence threw quite the curveball when it came time to create his own magical moment. The........»»

Category: moviesSource: eonlineJan 21st, 2017

Disney Adding 14 Acres Of "Star Wars" Themed Lands To U.S. Parks

With Star Wars: The Force Awakens just months off, Disney announced at its annual D23 Fan Expo on Saturday that its Orlando, Florida, and Anaheim, California, theme parks will each be getting their........»»

Category: topSource: starpulseAug 18th, 2015

Star Wars theme park announced but is it better than Disneyland?

DISNEY have announced big plans to launch two brand new Star Wars theme parks over the next couple of years......»»

Category: tvSource: dailystarAug 21st, 2015

‘Star Wars’ land is coming to Disney theme parks

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Disney CEO Bob Iger says “Star Wars” is getting its own themed land at Disney parks. Iger announced at Disney’s D23 Fan Expo on Saturday that the........»»

Category: topSource: nypostJan 26th, 2017

"Star Wars" land coming to Disney"s California, Florida parks

By Piya Sinha-Roy Anaheim, Calif. (Reuters) - "Star Wars" is being transported from a galaxy far, far away to California and Florida after Walt Disney Co announced plans for two theme park expansions that will bring the celebrated film franchise.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooJan 26th, 2017

Disney Announces "Star Wars" Theme Parks

The 'Star Wars'-themed lands will be a part of the Orlando and Anaheim Disney parks......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooAug 16th, 2015

"Star Wars" themed land at planned at Disney parks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disney theme parks have their sights on a galaxy far, far away......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 26th, 2017

Watch out Mickey: Star Wars theme parks are not "far, far away"

R2-D2 will be rolling into Mickey Mouse's neighborhood, Disney announced, unveiling plans for two huge "Star Wars" theme parks adjacent to existing US venues in Florida and California. "We are creating a jaw-dropping new world that rep.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 26th, 2017

Star Wars-Themed Lands Coming to Disneyland and Disney World Theme Parks—Check Out Details and Photos!

Great news, this is! Disney plans to build not one but two Star Wars-themed lands in its parks. One will be located at Disneyland in Anaheim, California while the other will be........»»

Category: moviesSource: eonlineAug 16th, 2015