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Jacob Tremblay, Jack Dylan Grazer and More Talk About Pixar’s Luca

Vital Thrills recently attended a press conference for Pixar’s Luca and spoke to director Enrico Casarosa, producer Andrea Warren and stars Jacob Tremblay (Luca), Jack Dylan Grazer (Alberto), Emma Berman (Giulia), Maya Rudolph (Daniela) and Jim Gaffigan (Lorenzo). Pixar’s Luca will hit the Disney+ streaming service on June 18, 2021 and does not require the additional Premier Access fee. …

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Learn All About Childhood Friendships in Disney and Pixar’s Luca

Vital Thrills recently attended the early press day for Disney and Pixar’s Luca and we got a chance to talk to Academy Award-nominated director Enrico Casarosa (La Luna) and producer by Andrea Warren (Lava, Cars 3). We’ve also got a friendship featurette, so don’t miss it below the interview! Disney and Pixar’s Luca will hit the Disney+ streaming service without Premier Access on June …

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Disneyland Reopening Set for April 30

After being closed for more than a year, Disney has set the Disneyland reopening for April 30, 2021. Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park will both reopen to the public with limited capacity. Get ready to once again experience favorite attractions at both parks, from thrilling adventures like the new Star Wars: Rise of …

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Production Begins on Disney’s Live-Action Peter Pan & Wendy

Principal photography on Disney‘s live-action adventure/fantasy Peter Pan & Wendy has commenced in Vancouver. The film is directed by David Lowery (Pete’s Dragon) and produced by Jim Whitaker (Pete’s Dragon). Peter Pan & Wendy will premiere on Disney+ in 2022. Based on J. M. Barrie’s novel “Peter and Wendy” and inspired by the 1953 animated …

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Raya and the Last Dragon Cast and Crew on the New Disney Film

Vital Thrills got a chance to talk to the Raya and the Last Dragon cast and crew at the virtual press conference for the anticipated film, opening in select theaters and available on Disney+ with Premier Access on March 5. The Raya and the Last Dragon cast told us how they recorded at home, what …

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Thor: Love and Thunder Begins Production in Australia

Thor: Love and Thunder has begun filming in Sydney, Australia, according to an Instagram post from star Chris Hemsworth. In the post, he talks about a welcoming ceremony, and the significance of the date in Australian history. In the post, he says, “A beautiful start to our shoot today with a Welcome to Country ceremony …

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Raya and the Last Dragon Filmmakers on the Anticipated Disney Movie!

Vital Thrills got to participate in an early press day for Raya and the Last Dragon (watch the new trailer!) last week and we learned all about the anticipated Walt Disney Animation Studios film. Joining the event were directors Don Hall and Carlos Lopez Estrada, producer Osnat Shurer, and writers Qui Nguyen and Adele Lim. We got a chance to check …

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Raya and the Last Dragon Release Set for Theaters and Disney+

During today’s Disney Investor Day, the company announced that the Raya and the Last Dragon release will now take place simultaneously in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access. Mulan was the first film to be released on Disney+ in Premier Access. In addition to the Raya and the Last Dragon release announcement, Walt Disney …

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New Soul Featurette and the Filmmakers on the Pixar Film

Vital Thrills got a chance to talk to Academy Award-winning director Pete Docter (Inside Out, Up), co-director Kemp Powers (One Night in Miami), Academy Award nominee Dana Murray (Pixar short Lou) and more about the highly-anticipated Pixar film Soul, debuting on Disney+ December 25. You can check out the first part of our Soul preview …

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Godmothered Cast on the New Disney+ Original Film

Vital Thrills recently attended a virtual roundtable discussion with the cast of Disney’s Godmothered. The film will begin streaming on Disney+ December 4. Joining the discussion were Jillian Bell, Isla Fisher, Jane Curtin, Jillian Spaeder, Willa Skye, Santiago Cabrera, Artemis Pebdani and Utkarsh Ambudkar. You can check out a video of the discussion with the …

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Disney+ Releases New The Mandalorian Season 2 Poster

Disney+ today released a brand new The Mandalorian Season 2 poster. You can check it out below. The second season of the popular series will premiere on Disney+ on October 30. The new The Mandalorian Season 2 poster shows the title character, played by Pedro Pascal, with The Child. The Mandalorian stars Pedro Pascal (Narcos) in …

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Moonlight’s Barry Jenkins to Direct The Lion King Sequel

The Walt Disney Studios today announced that Moonlight director Barry Jenkins will direct the upcoming The Lion King sequel, according to Deadline. The Academy Award-winning Jenkins will take on the second installment of the live-action film that was released by Disney in 2019, directed by Jon Favreau. The script comes to us from Jeff Nathanson, …

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Disney+ October 2020 Schedule Announced

The Walt Disney Company has revealed the Disney+ October 2020 release schedule. Disney+ is the dedicated streaming home for movies and shows from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, and more, alongside exclusive Disney+ Originals. You can view the Disney+ October 2020 lineup below and stay tuned to our dedicated Disney+ section for daily news …

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The Lion King Press Conference: Here’s What We Learned

With the highly-anticipated movie opening in theaters this week, we recently got a chance to attend The Lion King press conference. Participating were director Jon Favreau, Donald Glover (Simba), Chiwetel Ejiofor (Scar), Alfre Woodard (Sarabi), Seth Rogen (Pumbaa), Billy Eichner (Timon), JD McCrary (Young Simba), Shahadi Wright Joseph (Young Nala), Dr. John Kani (Rafiki), Keegan-Michael Key …

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The Lion King Review: Should You Check Out This Disney Remake?

Before I start this The Lion King review, I want to address something so you know where I stand. There has been some discussion online lately about whether or not people are fans of Disney live-action remakes. Though I’ve enjoyed reading both sides, I have loved some and not others. I’m also okay with changes, …

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Avengers: Endgame Press Conference Left Seats Open for the Fallen

When the curtain opened on the actors appearing for the Avengers: Endgame press conference, there was an audible gasp. No one had been notified about who was going to be there beforehand. Some characters that turned to dust with the snap of Thanos’ (Josh Brolin) fingers have movies coming out, of course, but who knows …

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