Connect with us

News & Press Releases

Disney’s “Phineas and Ferb” Hatch A ‘Platy-bus,” new TV Movie, Soundtrack, DVD, Interactive Games & Disney Parks and Resorts Experience

Published

on

DISNEY'S "PHINEAS
AND FERB" HATCH A 'PLATY-BUS,'

PERRY WILL SEE MORE,
DO MORE, LIVE MORE,

TAKING THE LONG WAY
HOME THIS SUMMER

"Phineas and
Ferb" Powers Up with New TV Movie on

Disney Channel, Disney
XD and ABC-TV, Soundtrack, 2-Disc Fan Pack,

New Notable Names for
'Take Two,' Touring Live Show, Interactive Games

And Disney Parks and
Resorts Experience

 

          The
popular chattering character, Perry the Platypus, of Disney Channel's Emmy
Award-winning "Phineas and Ferb," meets the distinctive, 27-foot rounded
aluminum body of a customized Airstream trailer when Disney launches the "Perry
the Platy-bus On Tour," originating MONDAY, JULY 11 in New York
City. Outfitted stem-to-stern as Phineas' and Ferb's teal-colored pet platypus,
Perry the Platy-bus will explore the adventures of the road on a coast-to-coast
journey to San Diego's Comic-Con International (July 21-24) and then slips
through the wind, all the way to the Disney D23 Expo in Anaheim (August 19-21).

          The
summer of news for "Phineas and Ferb" (TV's #1 animated series among Tweens
for the past three years), includes new episodes, new "Take Two with
Phineas and Ferb" talk show guests — including David Beckham, Selena
Gomez, Larry King, Howie Mandel, Jason Segel and Shawn White — and an animated
Disney Channel Original Movie, "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd
Dimension," premiering FRIDAY, AUGUST 5 on Disney Channel, SATURDAY,
AUGUST 13
on Disney XD, and also on the ABC Television Network (date TBD).
The soundtrack, "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 1st and 2nd Dimensions,"
from Walt Disney Records, will debut Tuesday, August 2, and a two-disc
"Ultimate Fan Pack" including a DVD, digital copy of the movie, eight
digital music tracks, eight deleted scenes, a bonus episode with character and
filmmaker commentary and more, will be available Tuesday, August 23.

 


PHINEAS AND FERB: ACROSS THE 2ND DIMENSION –
Phineas and Ferb go on their biggest journey yet in "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension,"
a Disney Channel Original Movie premiering Friday, August 5 on Disney Channel, Saturday, August 13
on Disney XD and Saturday, August 20 on the ABC Television Network.
Copyright Disney Enterprises Inc. All rights reserved.

          "'Phineas
and Ferb' is a super hit and we're taking it to the next level with a movie in
spectacular 2D. That's right, no fancy 3D glasses here – just the adventure of
a lifetime as Phineas and Ferb tackle a whole new dimension," said Gary
Marsh, president, Entertainment and chief creative officer, Disney Channels
Worldwide. He added, "With the 'Perry the Platy-bus On Tour' and much
more, we're looking forward to answering the perennial question, 'Where's
Perry?,' and delighting fans driving on the highways and byways this
summer."

          During
"Perry the Platy-bus On Tour," fans are invited to marvel at nearly
4000 pounds of Perry (complete with a bill, tail and googly eyes), come aboard,
play the exciting new Unity 3D video game, "The Movie Game: The Dimension
of Doooom!" and video console games, sing Perry-oke and more. There is no
admission charge. The route for the "Perry the Platy-bus Tour" will
be announced soon.


PHINEAS AND FERB: ACROSS THE 2ND DIMENSION 
Copyright Disney Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved.

          "The
Movie Game: The Dimension of Doooom!" and a "2D Yourself" activity
that allows users to create a custom avatar to explore the 2nd Dimension, among
other digital experiences, will begin rolling out on the new "Phineas and
Ferb" supersite Friday, June 17 on DisneyChannel.com and DisneyXD.com.

          A
video game inspired by the movie
, "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd
Dimension," for the Wii system, Nintendo DS family of handheld systems and
PlayStation 3 computer entertainment systems, will release this summer through
Disney Interactive Studios.

          A
special junior novel, joke and novelty book, and an official 96-page magazine will
be available Monday, July 27 via Disney Publishing Worldwide.

          This
month, Disney's California Adventure and Walt Disney World's Hollywood Studios
debut "Phineas and Ferb: We're Making a Movie," an interactive live
entertainment experience starring Phineas and Ferb.

          Disney
Theatrical Group will introduce "Disney's Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE
Tour EVER!," a live touring stage show produced by Feld Entertainment that
will play in more than 80 hometowns across the country, beginning August 21 in
Lakeland, Florida.

          Disney Consumer
Products categories for "Phineas and Ferb" include action figures,
apparel, accessories, grocery and health and beauty products.

The schedule for "Phineas and Ferb:
Across the 2nd Dimension" is:

  • Monday, August 1 – On-demand preview begins on
    Disney Channel's on Demand SVOD offering (Cablevision, Time Warner,
    Verizon, AT&T)
  • Friday, August 5 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) – Premiere
    on Disney Channel with a mobile simulcast on Sprint TV and MobiTV
  • Saturday, August 13 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) – Premiere
    on Disney XD
  • Thursday, August 18 – Premiere on Disney Cruise
    Line

          "Phineas and Ferb" is TV's #1 animated
series in primetime among Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14, reaching more than 110 million
unduplicated Total Viewers across the U.S. 2011-to date. Each year since its
premiere in 2008, it has been TV's #1 animated series among Tweens 9-14 (Source:
NTI, US ratings, most current, 12/27/10-5/29/11, trackage data with minimum 6
telecasts. Reach: 12/27/10-3/27/11, minimum 6 minutes).

 

— Disney Channels Worldwide —

 

Jim Hill is an entertainment writer who has specialized in covering The Walt Disney Company for nearly 40 years now. Over that time, he has interviewed hundreds of animators, actors, and Imagineers -- many of whom have shared behind-the-scenes stories with Mr. Hill about how the Mouse House really works. In addition to the 4000+ articles Jim has written for the Web, he also co-hosts a trio of popular podcasts: “Disney Dish with Len Testa,” “Fine Tooning with Drew Taylor” and “Marvel US Disney with Aaron Adams.” Mr. Hill makes his home in Southern New Hampshire with his lovely wife Nancy and two obnoxious cats, Ginger & Betty.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

News & Press Releases

Disney’s New Trailer Reveals How Ralph & Vanellope Get to the Internet in “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2”

Published

on

Wreck-It Ralph 2

When “Wreck-It Ralph” opened on Nov. 2, 2012, it turned in the highest opening weekend ever for a Walt Disney Animation Studios film at the time of release. Now Disney is hoping Ralph will not only break the Internet but the 2018 Thanksgiving boxoffice records as well.

The film re-teams the original director, producer and co-writer behind “Wreck-It Ralph.”  The screenplay is currently being written by Phil Johnston and Pamela Ribon. Director Rich Moore, producer Clark Spencer, and co-writer Phil Johnston partnered with fellow director Byron Howard and co-writer/co-director Jared Bush to create the Academy Award®-winning blockbuster feature “Zootopia.”

ROYAL REUNION – In “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck It Ralph 2,” Vanellope von Schweetz-along with her best friend Ralph-ventures into the uncharted world of the internet. When she finds herself surrounded by Disney princesses, she’s surprised to learn that she actually has a lot in common with them. The scene, highlighted in a new trailer for the film (below), features several of the original princess voices, including Auli’i Cravalho (“Moana”), Kristen Bell (Anna in “Frozen”), Idina Menzel (Elsa in “Frozen”), Kelly MacDonald (Merida in “Brave”), Mandy Moore (Rapunzel in “Tangled”), Anika Noni Rose (Tiana in “The Princess and the Frog”), Ming-Na Wen (“Mulan”), Irene Bedard (“Pocahontas”), Linda Larkin (Jasmine in “Aladdin”), Paige O’Hara (Belle in “Beauty and the Beast”) and Jodi Benson (Ariel in “The Little Mermaid”). Featuring Sarah Silverman as the voice of Vanellope, “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck It Ralph 2” opens in theaters nationwide Nov. 21, 2018. 

 

“RALPH BREAKS THE INTERNET: WRECK-IT RALPH 2”

WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS

https://disney.com/ralphbreakstheinternet

https://www.youtube.com/user/disneyanimation

https://www.facebook.com/WreckItRalph/

https://twitter.com/wreckitralph

https://www.instagram.com/wreckitralph/

 

U.S. Release Date:  Nov. 21, 2018

Voice cast: John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Taraji P. Henson, Jack McBrayer, Jane Lynch, Alan Tudyk

Directors: Rich Moore, Phil Johnston

Producer: Clark Spencer

Continue Reading

Film & Movies

Marvel Fans: See Props, Costumes, New Games, Exclusive Content and More at Disney’s D23 EXPO 2017 in Anaheim

Published

on

MARVEL ANNOUNCES EPIC EXPERIENCES FOR FANS AT DISNEY’S D23 EXPO 2017 IN ANAHEIM, JULY 14-16

  

BURBANKCalif. (June 1, 2017) – Marvel will make its way to D23 Expo’s show floor from July 14­-16 with an exciting look at its upcoming film titles in the Marvel Studios Pavilion, featuring an array of props and costumes from the Studios’ upcoming slate, including Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, and more.

In Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok, in theaters November 2017, Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok-the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization-at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela., played by Cate Blanchette. 

But first he must survive the Grandmaster’s gladiatorial contest that pits him against his former ally and fellow Avenger-the Incredible Hulk. 

Fans will get an up-close look at the costumes and props from this highly anticipated movie as well as photo opportunities with exclusive set pieces from the film. 

The incredible costumes from Black Panther will also be on display. 

Black Panther follows the journey of T’Challa after the events of Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War,where he returns to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. 

In addition to the exciting props and costumes on display, Marvel Studios will host multiple giveaways and events within its pavilion space in Hall B.

Fans will get the chance to meet with Marvel Studios’ filmmakers, development team, and talent. Exclusive artwork will be given away daily, along with other surprises. Details on talent appearances and special signings will be made available on the D23 Expo app.

Fans will also be able to enjoy all-new console and mobile Marvel Games, plus incredible exclusive content and announcements throughout the weekend!

For the first time at D23 Expo, guests will be able to get their hands on the hottest new console and mobile games featuring favorite Marvel Super Heroes, playing as the world-famous Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Spider-Man, and more! 

LEGO®Marvel Super Heroes 2 is an all-new, original adventure and sequel to the smash hit LEGO®Marvel Super Heroes.Bringing together iconic Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains from different eras and realities, along with signature LEGO humor,the latest epic adventure from TT Games transports players into a cosmic battle across myriad Marvel locations ripped from time and space into the incredible open hub world of Chronopolis.

Adding to the infinite excitement of D23 Expo, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite will offer attendees hands-on opportunities with the next era of the highly revered action-fighting game series. 

Marvel and Capcom universes collide like never before as iconic characters team up for action-packed player-versus-player combat. 

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite features a variety of exciting and accessible single-player modes and rich multi-player content for new players and longtime fans alike and will be released on September 19, 2017, for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

Gazillion will offer a chance to play Marvel Heroes Omega and win fantastic prizes.

Marvel Heroes Omega combines the core gameplay style of Action-RPGs and MMOs with an expansive library of heroes from the Marvel Universe. With thousands of hours of character progression and rewards,Marvel Heroes Omegacomes packed with tons of replay value and a steady stream of new challenges with regular updates.

Netmarble is bringing its best to D23 Expo with MARVEL: Future Fight.

Featuring 120 Marvel Super Heroes to choose from, players create teams of their favorites to fight for their future. D23 Expo attendees can try their hand at saving the universe.

Marvel Puzzle Quest is where the best in match-3 puzzle gameplay meets Marvel’s biggest Super Heroes and Super Villains in the most epic puzzle adventure game available on your phone, tablet, and PC.

Marvel Puzzle Questcombines favorite Marvel characters with deep RPG leveling, player-versus-player tournaments, Alliances, and much more. Guests can unleash their inner Super Hero and wage war against their enemies. Learn more atwww.marvelpuzzlequest.com.

Marvel will present incredible panels during D23 Expo, including the fan-favorite Cup o’ Joe on Friday, July 14, at 1:15 p.m. in the D23 Expo Arena, featuring Chief Creative Officer of Marvel, Joe Quesada, in a no-holds-barred panel of everything Marvel!

That same day at 6 p.m. on Stage 28, Marvel Animation presents a surprise-filled panel of sneak peeks, special guests, exclusive footage, and big announcements about the future of Marvel Animation on Stage 28. Details will be available on the D23 Expo app.

Tickets for D23 Expo 2017 are available for $81 for one-day adult admission and $59 forchildren 3-9. Membersof D23: The Official Disney Fan Club can purchase tickets for $72 for a one-day adult admission and $53 for children 3-9. Multi-day tickets are also available. 

For more information on tickets and D23 Expo 2017, visit D23Expo.com.

Continue Reading

Film & Movies

Shanghai To Host World Premiere Of Disney’s “Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”

Published

on

First-ever Mainland China Hollywood Movie World Premiere Will Take Place at Shanghai Disney Resort with an

All-star Lineup of Special Guests on May 11

BURBANK, CALIF. (April 25, 2017)-Disney announced today that Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer Films’ “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” will have its World Premiere in Shanghai, China, at Shanghai Disney Resort on Thursday, May 11, marking the first time a Hollywood movie will premiere in Mainland China. Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, directors Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg, and producer Jerry Bruckheimer plan to attend the gala event.

The red-carpet event will take place in Disneytown at Shanghai Disney Resort. After the red carpet, the “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” screening will be held in Walt Disney Grand Theatre at Disneytown. Shanghai Disney Resort is also home to Shanghai Disneyland, featuring Treasure Cove, the first pirate-themed land at a Disney park, inspired by the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. 

Premiere guests will enjoy a stunning presentation of the film in Dolby Vision laser projection and Dolby Atmos immersive audio provided by Dolby and delivered through QSC speakers and amplifiers with Q-SYS control at the Walt Disney Grand Theatre.

Samsung is the title sponsor of the World Premiere of “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” which will be released on May 26 in China, day and date with its release in the U.S.

About the Movie:

Johnny Depp returns to the big screen as the iconic, swashbuckling anti-hero Jack Sparrow in the all-new “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.” The rip-roaring adventure finds down-on-his-luck Captain Jack feeling the winds of ill-fortune blowing strongly his way when deadly ghost sailors, led by the terrifying Captain Salazar (Javier Bardem), escape from the Devil’s Triangle bent on killing every pirate at sea-notably Jack. Jack’s only hope of survival lies in the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it he must forge an uneasy alliance with Carina Smyth (Kaya Scodelario), a brilliant and beautiful astronomer, and Henry (Brenton Thwaites), a headstrong young sailor in the Royal Navy. At the helm of the Dying Gull, his pitifully small and shabby ship, Captain Jack seeks not only to reverse his recent spate of ill fortune, but to save his very life from the most formidable and malicious foe he has ever faced.  

“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” also stars Kevin R. McNally as Joshamee Gibbs,  Golshifteh Farahani as the sea-witch Shansa, David Wenham as Scarfield, Stephen Graham as Scrum, Orlando Bloom as Will Turner, and Geoffrey Rush as Captain Hector Barbossa.

Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg are directing “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” with Jerry Bruckheimer producing. The executive producers are Mike Stenson, Chad Oman, Joe Caracciolo, Jr., Terry Rossio and Brigham Taylor. The story is by Jeff Nathanson and Terry Rossio, and Jeff Nathanson wrote the screenplay. “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” drops anchor in U.S. theaters on May 26, 2017.     

Continue Reading

Trending