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An Egyptian-Canadian Has Been Cast for Disney’s Remake of Aladdin

By Arfa Shahid Egyptian-Canadian actor Mena Massoud has been cast in the leading role for Disney’s live-action remake of Aladdin, a feat many view as progress in Hollywood with regards to casting actors of color. It was in that moment, as he looked into her eyes, that he saw a soul so beautfully captivating that

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‘Star Wars’ hotel, Epcot Upgrades Coming to Disney Theme Parks

By Piya Sinha-Roy ANAHEIM, Calif., July 15 – An immersive “Star Wars” hotel, a new “Ratatouille” attraction and the first ever Mickey Mouse ride are just some of the high-profile features coming soon to Walt Disney Co’s theme parks revealed on Saturday. Walt Disney World Resort in Florida will house the hotel where guests can

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Walt Disney’s Signed Will, Animation Trove Go Up for Auction

LOS ANGELES, Dec 10  – Walt Disney fans can buy a piece of history when the late animation entrepreneur’s signed will and other Disney memorabilia go up for auction on Friday. The “Animation and Disneyana Auction“, held at Profiles in History in Los Angeles, will offer 600 lots of animation art and Disney-related items. The list

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Star Wars’ Global Sales Haul in Massive $250 Million

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES, Dec 19 – “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” collected a galactic $250 million of global ticket sales through Friday and headed toward a historic opening weekend in the United States and Canada as fans around the world reveled in the return of the beloved space saga. The seventh “Star Wars”

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