Disney is taking one leap forward toward increased representation of LGBTQ communities. In an episode of the Disney 😄 series, Star vs. the Forces of Evil, a same-gender couple is shown kissing among a series of intimate lovers. The episode follows the main characters attending a boy band concert where the song “Just Friends” inspires multiple lip-locks in the audience. One […]

Reboots and remakes are the thing nowadays, and Sister Act is the latest classic film to get a modern twist. This time, Disney is looking to…

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness […]

“Have courage and be kind.” The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her daughters Anastasia (Holliday Grainger) and Drisella (Sophie McShera) into the family home. But, […]

The network has announced that casting is now under way for a contemporary live-action adventure-comedy called Descendants that explores the teenage lives of the children of some of Disney’s greatest villain characters. Here’s the scoop: Beast and Belle rule over an idyllic kingdom with their kind teenage son, who looks to be taking the throne, but his […]

Sofia the First is a television series featuring the Disney Princesses that will premiere on January 11, 2013. The series premiered Sunday, November 18th, 2012 with a one-hour special. The series stars Ariel Winter (Modern Family, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Phineas and Ferb) as the titular character who is a young girl on […]

2013 is going to be the year of new fresh, clean music. Here is the first of a triple threat that Elev8 wants all you moms and dads to know about. Coco Jones’ Hollywood Records debut single, “Holla At The DJ.” Coco, a Radio Disney N.B.T. finalist and star of Disney Channel’s “Let It Shine,” […]

Princess Sofia hasn’t even seen the light of day on the Disney Channel, and she’s already causing a stir over at the House of Mouse.…

The adventure begins on Halloween with Skylar, a fearless teenager with a powerful singing voice, prepares for the ultimate Halloween bash with her best friends, Henry and Sadie. The plan for Skylar to sing at the party — with rock band cutie Ryan Dean — is crushed when her parents make her stay home. Then, […]

It’s not too often that a young woman of color sees herself reflected in the images she views. Yet, given some free time and a sporadic interest, one young woman has reinterpreted the race of some of the world’s most beloved Disney princesses. “So I made a bunch of white Disney characters into WOC,” Lauren […]

Disney’s “Let it Shine” is the perfect pick for music for the entire family. We all know how hard it is to come by music the entire house can enjoy.  Well here is your chance. Disney is offering you a  gift today. It is  a chance to listen to the entire “Let it Shine” album. […]

Taking the hip-hop musical to a whole new level, Walt Disney Records is set to release the soundtrack to the upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie “Let It Shine.” Featuring 13 songs — soulful ballads, funky jams and epic hip hop battles — performed by the movie’s stars including Hollywood Records’ artist Coco Jones, Tyler James […]