Danielle Blakeley

Preview: Cars 3

Preview: Cars 3

Lightning McQueen is racing back to the big screen this July in the well-anticipated threequel of Disney Pixar’s Cars. via GIPHY Fans of the animated film series will witness the transition of their franchise hero from rookie to old-timer as he struggles to keep his racing career alive. Owen Wilson returns as the race car […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Could ‘The Rainbow Disney’ era be on it’s way?

Could ‘The Rainbow Disney’ era be on it’s way?

Who doesn’t love a good Disney movie? Be it from way back to the start with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, or to more modern additions like Tangled and Brave, Disney appeals to everyone. And now it seems that now Disney is progressing even further by including LGBT characters and themes in their plots. There was […]

 Sophie Knight

Practically perfect! Mary Poppins at the Theatre Royal

A show that sets the tone for a practically perfect night – in every way! Mary Poppins filled Newcastle’s Theatre Royal with joy, singing and laughter for a pleasant two hours. As one of Walt Disney’s biggest film productions the show had high expectations going from screen to stage, therefore the bar was set high […]

 Paul Farrell

Mr Ed and long-time Disney star Alan Young from North Shields dies aged 96

Long time comedy actor and the voice of Uncle Scrooge, Alan Young, passed away on May 19, 2016. Many people fondly remember DuckTales for being an amazing cartoon and yet another gold mine for Disney. However, sadly the voice of one of Disney’s most beloved characters, died 6 days ago. Alan Young was a UK-born […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Kingdom Keepers: Disney At Dawn

  The saga continues in the second entry into the Kingdom Keepers series. Book 2 – Disney At Dawn The story picks up three months after the events of Disney After Dark and Finn and the other DHI’s have been enjoying their peace until a mysterious series of events such as their DHI videos being […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Kingdom Keepers: Disney After Dark

For anyone who has ever wondered what happens after the lights go out and the gates close at Disney World in Florida, this is for you. The Kingdom Keepers, written by Ridley Pearson, takes us on a magical adventure through all the Disney parks as the protagonists fight to save the magic, and the world. […]

 Katherine Shanks

Preview: The Jungle Book

When asked about The Jungle Book, the first thing most people visualise is the popular Disney film; beloved by all ages and filled with cartoon characters and light-hearted sing alongs.   However, Jon Favreu’s live-action remake may be set to change this as he offers a spectacular and more realistic take on the classic tale. […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Game Review: Kingdom Hearts

Released on November 15, 2002 Kingdom Hearts brought together the worlds of Disney with Final Fantasy to create this truly magical masterpiece of gaming. The game’s narrative followed 14-year-old Sora and his two best friends Riku and Kairi. This trio of friends long to escape their island home and see what other worlds are out […]

 Northern Lights

US Gravity Falls to end after it is aired in UK

By Paul Farrell The TV show Gravity Falls will be coming to a close after its second series in the UK. The show’s creator Alex Hirsch has requested that it ends, after the series 2 finale. It began in 2012, centring around Dipper Pines (voiced by Jason Ritter) and his twin sister Mabel (voiced by Kristen […]

 Adam Bloomfield

BREAKING: Disney writer dies aged 49

BREAKING: Disney writer dies aged 49

Daniel Gerson, co-screenwriter for Disney, has died aged 49 of brain cancer. Some of his most famous works include Big Hero 6, Monster’s University and Monster’s Inc. According to Comicbook.com, Mr Gerson is also credited for several other films including Chicken Little, Cars, Open Season, Meet the Robinsons, Up and Inside Out.