After Deadline broke news last week that Sofia Coppola had signed to direct a live-action “The Little Mermaid,” media outlets started to speculate that Emma Watson (who appeared in Coppola’s “Bling…
The idea of a 5-year-old sitting in a theater and swiveling his head between the bigscreen and an iPad just feels wrong.
TV programmers frustrated that shows watched on tablets and smartphones have been invisible to Nielsen’s ratings may finally get a solution — next year. Next week, Nielsen will formally announce to…
Jonathan Freeman, the actor who portrayed the villain Jafar in Disney’s 1992 animated pic “Aladdin,” will reprise his role onstage in the Broadway-bound legit adaptation of the tale, in which he’ll…
When "The Little Mermaid" protagonist Ariel sang about having "gadgets and gizmos galore," she probably wasn't talking about Apple products. However, Disney is providing incentive for movie-goers to…
This season's Tony-nommed musicals took various routes to Broadway. Here's how a few producers recall that often arduous trek to the bigtime.
Disney made some notable shifts Monday to its upcoming slate, including dating "Pirates of the Caribbean 5" for July 10, 2015, a return for the franchise to mid-summer after two previous installments…
Prompted by the unmitigated (and unexpected) success of "The Lion King" 3D retrofit, Disney has announced that it will re-release 3D versions of animated pics including "Beauty and the Beast,"…
Disney unveiled "The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Undersea Adventure" Thursday, the latest attraction to open as part of the company's $1 billion upgrade of the California Adventure theme park.
"The Little Mermaid" ensemble member Adrian Bailey fell through a trapdoor just before the Broadway tuner's May 10 matinee, breaking both wrists.
At the opening-night party for the musical, Alan Menken, who composed both the original and new songs in "Mermaid," said he has more Broadway-bound legit material in the works, like tuner adaptations…