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October 13, 2014

Disney/ABC Television Group Inspires Families to Put an End to Bullying Throughout October

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
October marks National Bullying Prevention Month and Disney/ABC Television Group (DATG) has teamed up with nonprofits GLSEN, Pacer and GLAAD to promote ways kids and families can prevent and put an end to bullying in their communities. DATG kicked off its “Choose Kindness” campaign at the beginning of the month on "Good Morning America," and is encouraging youth and millennials around the country to be the best version of themselves. The initiative will include public service announcements (PSAs) that will air on ABC, ABC Family, Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior and Radio Disney throughout October.
October 10, 2014

Disney News This Week: 'Tomorrowland' Trailer, First International Production of 'Aladdin' to Premiere in Tokyo, Alfred Angelo Unveils 2015 Disney Fairy Tale Weddings Bridal Collection

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
The official teaser trailer for "Tomorrowland," starring George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy and Hugh Laurie, debuted at New York Comic Con this week. Directed by Brad Bird, the film hits theaters May 22, 2015.
October 9, 2014

'Alexander' Honored with First Common Sense Seal

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios
The brand-new Disney film "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" arrives in theaters tomorrow! This hilarious adventure based on Judith Viorst’s classic children’s book was recently honored by the nonprofit Common Sense Media with the inaugural Common Sense Seal, the first honor of its kind to recognize the very best in family films.
October 9, 2014

#DisneyHaunts Halloween with Consumer Products

By Amelia Lukiman, Disney Consumer Products
With Halloween looming around the corner, 162 million Americans are expected to celebrate the haunted holiday this year. At Disney Consumer Products (DCP), we are beyond ready for a frightfully fun time! In fact, we are so excited for Halloween that we hosted an invite-only #DisneyHaunts VIP Halloween Event last Tuesday, October 4. The spook-tacular event took place at Disney’s Grand Central Creative Campus, transforming the space to a fabulously frightful Halloween fashion show and shopping event. The fashion runway lay directly in the center of the space, with models of all ages showcasing top Disney Halloween costumes. With highlights across all of the Disney franchises including Disney Princess, Marvel, "Star Wars" and Disney Junior, the pieces represented a variety of costume options for everyone.
October 8, 2014

Disney Wedding Cakes Come to Life with Image-Mapping Technology

By Rachel Green, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
At Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, we continually push the boundaries of creativity and innovation to surprise and delight guests. Our latest innovation was recently unveiled at "Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons" showcase. Visitors got a glimpse of how technology and storytelling align to transform wedding cakes with fully customizable image-mapping projection.