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Disney is Making a School Pay a Fee For Screening The Lion King

Disney is Making a School Pay a Fee For Screening 'The Lion King'

After last years film The Lion King was shown at a school event for charity, the Mouse House sent them a bill for $250 for screening the film The company Movie Licensing USA that handles all licensing for Disney and forwarded the school a letter saying that they were "made aware that the film was[...]

Create Your Own Funko Pops with New DIY Disney

Create Your Own Funko Pop's with New DIY Disney

The three Disney characters that we will be getting our Bo Peep from Toy Story, Simba from The Lion King and last but not least, my favorite, Dumbo from Dumbo Each one of these comes in a specialized DIY blank slate-style Pop box with a DIY sticker on the window You can really open up your mind and use[...]

11 Character Posters for Disneys Live-Action The Lion King

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Yes, we know, "live-action" seems a stretch for Jon Favreau's remake of the animated Disney classic The Lion King, but that's what Disney is calling it.Whatever it is, we can all agree these 11 character posters just released by the House of Mouse are our best look at what those classic animated African animals will look like[...]

Funko Round-Up: WWE Overwatch Star Wars Pokemon Pez and More

Funko Round-Up: WWE, Overwatch, Star Wars, Pokemon, Pez, and More!

Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! It has been awhile since we have done one of these! Funko news has been a tad light as of late, but we have a round-up for you this week! New WWE Pops, an Overwatch exclusive, giant Pokemon, Lion King, Pez, Missing Link, and more Let's take a look!First up,[...]

BC Toy Spotting: Transformers Funko WWE Star Wars Captain Marvel and More

BC Toy Spotting: Transformers, Funko, WWE, Star Wars, Captain Marvel, and More!

Those will release throughout the year.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="999789,999788"]New WWE Monster Trucks hit the pegs from Hot Wheels.The WWE RetroFest Ric Flair Gamestop exclusive figure popped up in stores.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="999791,999790,999776,999764,999763,999759,999762,999758"]Funko in sotres this week include restocks on the chrome MCU Iron Spider and Doctor Strange, a Lion King Pop and shirt combo at[...]

BC Toy Spotting: NECA TMNT Funko Galore WWE Marvel Legends and More

BC Toy Spotting: NECA TMNT, Funko Galore, WWE, Marvel Legends, and More!

Non-Pops included Rick and Morty Cereal at Hot Topic featuring Snowball, and Morty at Target, their new Cuphead figures at Gamestop, a DC Bombshells box at Target, and Lion King plush.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="996378,996376,996375,996383,996381,996373,996382,996372,996371,996344,996347,996348,996370,996386,996368,996367"]New Funko Pops this week include new WWE Pops, Men in Black, Hot Topic's Lilo and Stitch exclusive, a new 80th anniversary[...]

All of Funkos ECCC 2019 Exclusives in One Place

All of Funko's ECCC 2019 Exclusives in One Place

The World – Ramona with Mallet (Funko Shop)[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="993907,993896,993909,993898"]Pop! Movies: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou – Steve Zissou (Funko Shop) Pop! Movies: The Lord of the Rings – Grishnákh (Barnes & Noble) Vynl.: The Wizard of Oz – Tin Man + The Cowardly Lion (Barnes and Noble) Pop! Movies: Office Space – Michael Bolton & Samir (Target)[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="993895,993885,993908"]Pop! Disney: The Lion King - Shenzi/Banzai/Ed[...]

Funko Round-Up: Dumbo WWE Betty Boop KFC and More

Funko Round-Up: Dumbo, WWE, Betty Boop, KFC, and More!

Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Harry Potter Pop Pez, Dumbo, a new wave of WWE, Ad Icons KFC Colonel Sanders, Betty Boop gets more Pops, and Lion King plush! Let's take a look.A wave of Lion King plush will be in stores this spring Two versions of Simba, a hyena, Timon, and[...]

Funko Round-Up: Titanic Romeo+Juliet Tons of Disney and more

Funko Round-Up: Titanic, Romeo+Juliet, Tons of Disney, and more!

These will be of the parings from Tangled, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, and The Princess and the Frog.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="959772,959775,959773,959777,959774,959776"]A wave of Lion King Pops will be available this month.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="959790,959791,959792,959787,959789,959788"]Finally, two Leonardo DiCaprio films are getting the Funko treatment, as both Titanic and Romeo+Juliet make their Pop debuts[...]

Jon Favreau Shares Photo of His Lion King Production

Jon Favreau Shares Photo of His 'Lion King' Production

While yes, Jon Favreau is hard at work right now making a live-action Star Wars series for Disney's new streaming service, he's ALSO working on his adaptation of The Lion King for the House of Mouse.Following the success of Favreau's live-action Jungle Book, next up on the remake docket just happens to be Disney's take on Hamlet [FIGHT[...]

Billy Eichner Joins Disneys Female Santa Claus Film Nicole

Billy Eichner Joins Disney's Female Santa Claus Film 'Nicole'

Not only will he be the voice of Timon in the live-action Lion King film, but he joined another Disney film project today Eichner will star in Nicole, Disney's upcoming gender-swapped Santa Claus film.Nicole follows in the footsteps of the Santa Clause series, where someone has to take over the mantle of Santa after the original[...]

The Disney Movie Slate From 2017 Through To 2019 Is Insane #D23 (VISUAL UPDATE)

The Disney Movie Slate From 2017 Through To 2019 Is Insane #D23 (VISUAL UPDATE)

The following slide has been presented by Disney chairman Alan Horn to the crowds at D23, showing off the Disney line-up of movies from Wrinkle In Time through to Dumbo, The Avengers: Infinity War, Captain Marvel, Black Panther, Nutcracker, Han Solo, Ant Man And The Wasp, Toy Story 4, Frozen 2, Incredible 2, Lion King,[...]

The Lion King Remake Finds Their New Timon and Pumba

"The Lion King" Remake Finds Their New Timon and Pumba

 Next up on the slate of Disney reboots comes The Lion King  After Jon Favreau's retelling and CGI love fest of The Jungle Book, the house-of-mouse has him on board to tackle the beloved tale of Pride Lands animals.The Wrap is reporting that Seth Rogen will voice Pumbaa, and Billy Eichner will voice Timon[...]

Artist Who Claimed Kung Fu Panda Was Stolen From Him Could Spend 25 Years In Jail

Artist Who Claimed Kung Fu Panda Was Stolen From Him Could Spend 25 Years In Jail

He was seeking a multi-million dollar settlement, but Gordon was forced to drop his case in 2013 when the defense lawyers discovered that he had backdated and changed documents and copied his original drawings he claimed were from the early 90's from a 1996 Lion King coloring book. The case had cost Comcast (who now owns[...]

Jon Favreaus The Lion King Gets Catch Me If You Can Writer

Jon Favreau's The Lion King Gets Catch Me If You Can Writer

I'm excited for Jon Favreau's The Lion King There is a ton of potential for a "live action" retelling, especially as it is one of Disney's best stories.Helping to craft that story will be Jeff Nathanson who has been brought on to write the script He was the scribe behind Catch Me If You Can, the upcoming Pirates[...]

Look It Moves by Adi Tantimedh: SWIPE FILE &#8211 Silent Services And Last Resorts

Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh: SWIPE FILE – Silent Services And Last Resorts

Chinatown comic shops are notoriously neglectful about their titles - I’d have better luck finding lost Jack Kirby art pages than the Chinese editions of THE SILENT SERVICE at this point.Now, it wasn’t the possible “borrowing” that’s unusual about THE LAST RESORT – Hollywood has a history of lifting from successful foreign source material and[...]