New Shortform Series 'Muppets Now' Officially Heading for Disney+
A new unscripted series from The Muppets is coming to the streaming service in 2020. — Kermit and the rest of the Muppet gang are back in Muppets Now. The short-form series will show the Muppets along with celebrity guests having startling silliness and heartfelt fun. Muppets Now will be produced by Muppet Studios.
Lucasfilm Reveals More About Disney+ Offerings
Lucasfilm is updating us on their content for Disney+. — The new Star Wars: The Clone Wars will debut in February 2020. The entire Star Wars timeline will be available on Disney+. It will all be on the service within the first year.
Disney Reveals More Details on Monsters Inc. 'Monsters at Work' Disney+ Series
Monsters at Work will start with Monsters Inc. dealing with the change from screams to laughter. The base storyline of Walt Disney World's Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor.
Marvel Studios Reveals Three New Disney+ Series and More
Avengers: Endgame will be on Disney+ on December 11. Here are some other things Kevin Feige is announcing at Disney's Disney+ panel. — Almost the entire cast of the MCU will be lending their voices to the animated Marvel Studios show What If...?. At the Disney+ panel, they showed the audience footage of the show and it included Captain Carter, Winter Soldier fighting Zombie Captain America, and Steve Rogers in World War II Iron Man gear. What If...? will contain 23 episodes for now.
Hillary Duff will return as Lizzie McGuire for Disney+ sequel series
Disney plans another reboot for Disney+ but this time from its Disney Channel library. — Lizzie McGuire creator Terri Minsky will serve a showrunner for the Lizzie McGuire sequel series. Hillary Duff will reprise her beloved role of Lizzie McGuire in a new update of the original series.
Marvel is developing a live-action 'Ms. Marvel' series for Disney+
Marvel is making a splash on Disney+. — Marvel is developing a show based on Ms. Marvel. British writer Bisha K. Ali will write the series and act as showrunner. Ali is currently a staff writer on Hulu's remake Four Weddings and a Funeral.
Disney+ Reveals Five New Posters for Disney+ Original Series and Films
Disney+ marketing has begun. — Earlier today, Disney revealed five new posters for original series and films. Including the first-ever live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian, live-action Lady and the Tramp, and a new take on the High School Musical franchise. Here are the posters.
Netflix Renews 'Big Mouth' for Three More Seasons
Just after the news of Netflix canceling two shows. It looks like Netflix decided to deliver some good news to their subscribers. — Big Mouth has scored a massive three-season renewal from Netflix. Netflix has also signed the show's creators Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett to a multi-year deal to produce adult animated content. Netflix is making big commitments to animated content. Netflix now has their very own in-house animation studio with big names and developing numerous projects.
Fox Animation Co-President Andrea Miloro Is Stepping Down, Disney Is Assessing Fox's Blue Sky Studios
Disney inherited the Fox Animation division Blue Sky Studios when they acquired 21st Century Fox for $71.3 billion. — Andrea Miloro, the co-president of Fox Animation, is departing the company. Disney is currently assessing Blue Sky Studios. Miloro wrote an email to Blue Sky employees this morning. "I am writing today with some news that is difficult to share, but I wanted you to hear it from me: I will be leaving Blue Sky,"
Netflix Cancels 'Designated Survivor' and 'Tuca and Bertie'
It seems like Netflix is canceling more and more of its original content. — Today, Netflix canceled Designated Survivor which stars Kiefer Sutherland as President Tom Kirkman. The series originally began at ABC, and the first season followed the storyline of Kirkman being a low-level cabinet member who is selected to be the designated survivor during the State of the Union address. When the unthinkable disaster strikes the Capitol, Kirkman becomes the President of the United States of America.