This year Disney’s D23 Expo is bigger than ever. There were so many announcements, reveals, and trailers that it’s easy to miss out on some of the news. Here is a list of everything that I could find from the Expo to make sure you are up to date on everything Disney!
- ‘Black Panther’ has a release date: May 6th, 2022.
- No other details of information was released about the film.
- ‘The Eternals’ cast appeared on stage and showcased the costumes that will be worn in the film.
- Kit Harrington will be joining the cast as the Black Knight.
- Another trailer for ‘Black Widow’ was shown to the audience, not released to the general public yet, that featured David Harbour’s character.
- Disney+ shows were announced for Moonknight, She Hulk, and Ms. Marvel
- No specific details for the shows were announced.
- The ‘What If…?’ show will have one episode for every film in the MCU.
- Lots of stories were hinted at but I’ll just say there is an episode with Bucky fighting a zombie Steve Rogers.
- Emily Vancamp returns as Agent Sharon Carter and Wyatt Russell is cast as U.S. Agent in ‘Falcon and The Winter Soldier’
- ‘WandaVision’ footage was shown (not released to the public) and it’s looking really weird.
- Kat Dennings, from Thor 1 and 2, and Randall Park, from Ant Man and The Wasp, will be joining the cast.
- The live action ‘Lady and the Tramp’ trailer dropped
- Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt showed a trailer for the movie ‘Jungle Cruise’.
- The trailer is not released to the public yet.
- A trailer was released for the sequel ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’.
- More footage for the live action remake of ‘Mulan’ was shown to the audience.
- A prequel to ‘101 Dalmatians’ was announced starring Emma Stone as Cruella de Vil.
- Pixar announced a new animated movie named ‘Soul’
- Starring Jamie Fox, Phylicia Rashad, Daveed Diggs, Tina Fey, and Questlove.
- More footage was shown for Pixar’s movie ‘Onward’
- While on stage, Tom Holland said “It’s been a crazy week but I want you to know that I’m grateful from the bottom of my heart and I love you 3000”
- Disney announced a new animated movie ‘Arya and the Last Dragon’ inspired by the culture of Southeast Asia.
- Starring Cassie Steele and Awkwafina.
- Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown join the cast of ‘Frozen 2’
- Tons of new images were shown and available to the public.
- ‘The Mandalorian’ got its first public trailer
- Star Wars Episode 7 had a trailer (which has not been publically released yet) that is rumored to reveal that Rey has gone to the Dark Side
- There was also a new Ep. 7 movie poster released
- Star Wars: Clone Wars Season 7 gets a release date of Feb. 2020
- A prequel series about Cassian Andor and K2 was announced.
- There is no release date yet.
- Ewan McGregor is returning to play Obi Wan Kenobi in a TV series hosted on Disney+.
- It is set to take place in between Ep. 3 and 4.
Additional Disney+ Announcements (Mostly Kids Stuff)
- ‘Toy Story’ spin off starring Forky.
- It was also mentioned there will be more spin-off shorts to come in the future.
- ‘Lizzie McGuire’ revival is happening
- ‘Phineas and Ferb’ are getting another movie
- ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ will be a thing.
- A ‘Monsters Inc.’ spin-off titled ‘Monsters At Work’ is happening that takes place right after the first movie.
- No announcements of original cast members joining or if we get an answer to what happens after Mike walks through the door at the end of the film.
- A Christmas movie starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader was announced titled ‘Noelle’
- A weird announcement was made for an unscripted TV show called ‘Muppets Now’ that will have celebrity quests will be coming in 2020.
Bonus- National Geographic
- Jeff Goldblum is getting a National Geographic show titled ‘The World According to Jeff Goldblum’