ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 15:  The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger took part today in "Worlds, Galaxies, and Universes: Live Action at The Walt Disney Studios" presentation at Disney's D23 EXPO 2015 in Anaheim, Calif.  (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)

Disney CEO Bob Iger will likely extended his contract past 2019 if the Fox deal goes through

Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger has led the company to record growth since he took over in 2005. He has also overseen a number of successful acquisitions. There is no one more qualified to lead Disney through the potential acquisition of the majority of 21st Century Fox, which is why, according to CNBC, Disney will […]



‘Coco’ review – an instant classic that ranks among Pixar’s very best

Four and a half years ago, Disney•Pixar told theater owners at CinemaCon in Las Vegas about their plans to develop a film centered on the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos. It was an exciting prospect, but also too early in development and too far away to know if it would actually happen. Then the title, Coco, […]



‘Incredibles 2’ teaser features the smallest, most powerful member of the superhero family

Disney•Pixar has released the first teaser for Incredibles 2, the long-awaited sequel to the company’s beloved 2004 superhero classic. We do not see much, aside from baby Jack-Jack joyfully discovering just how powerful he is, but it sets the stage for an adventure that will begin at home for Bob (Craig T. Nelson). Before inevitably being […]



Disney officially adds Beyoncé to the star-studded cast of ‘The Lion King’

It’s been rumored for months, but now it’s official. Beyoncé Knowles-Carter will star in The Lion King, as confirmed by The Walt Disney Studios in a complete cast announcement. The superstar actress and singer will play Nala, opposite Donald Glover’s (Spider-Man: Homecoming) Simba. As soon as director Jon Favreau proved he could tell a great story and produce […]


Disney's D23 EXPO 2017

The Stars of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios come together at D23 Expo 2017

Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios took the stage at the D23 Expo in Anaheim to present their upcoming animated slate. For Superhero News readers, the first details on The Incredibles 2 is of particular interest, as the whole cast, including Samuel L. Jackson, appeared along with director Brad Bird. The fun didn’t stop with everyone’s […]


"PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES"..The villainous Captain Salazar (Javier Bardem) pursues Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) as he searches for the trident used by Poseidon..Ph: Film Frame..©Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Watch Johnny Depp surprise fans as Captain Jack Sparrow at Disneyland!

In celebration of the upcoming film, “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” some lucky Disneyland park guests got more than they bargained for when Johnny Depp, as Captain Jack Sparrow surprised fans aboard the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction, which recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell […]