Interview: Edward James Olmos (voice of “Chicharron”) Disney/Pixar COCO #PixarCocoEvent

Disney/Pixar's COCO is now playing in theaters everywhere. Scoring high reviews with critics and movie goers alike, the film is officially a hit. It’s been a while since I was so emotionally affected by a movie, let alone an animated film. I have seen COCO twice and both times were an incredible experience. This is one beautiful movie that I am thrilled to be blogging about. While in LA a few … [Read more...]

COCO Director Lee Unkrich, Writer & Co-Director Adrian Molina and Producer Darla K. Anderson #PixarCocoEvent

It's official, Disney/Pixar Coco is a hit! Coco opened with a $72.9 million box office for the long holiday weekend. That is awesome! I'm so proud to have even the smallest part in promoting this beautiful film. It has truly been an honor to speak with and share with my readers the lovely, and personal conversions that took place during the Coco Press Junket in LA. And we have Director Lee … [Read more...]

Coco Exclusive: Anthony Gonzalez (Miguel) & Alanna Ubach (Mama Imelda) Interview #PixarCocoEvent

I agree with the critics, "Pixar's Coco is the must see movie of the season". I have seen it twice already, and am looking forward to seeing it again in a few weeks with friends. Such a beautiful and engaging film. Entertaining for the whole family. If you haven't seen it yet, what are you waiting for? Coco is now playing in theaters everywhere. Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban … [Read more...]

Disney/Pixar COCO: Gael Garcia Bernal (voice of “Hector”) Interview #PixarCocoEvent

Disney/Pixar COCO opens in theaters everywhere on November 22nd! Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious … [Read more...]

Benjamin Bratt Talks About Family, & The Beauty of Disney/Pixar’s Coco #PixarCocoEvent

It was an honor to be invited to LA for the Pixar Coco Event, and Disney/Pixar press junket for the movie Coco. There I joined a select group of bloggers in celebrating this year's most meaningful family film. The junket was an incredible experience, as the focus was not just film making, but on family as well. The cast and film makers were relaxed and incredibly generous with sharing their … [Read more...]

Designated Survivor on ABC Network #ABCTVEvent #DesignatedSurvivor

Designated Survivor sat on my must-watch list for months. When I finally started watching it, I became so hooked that I had a hard time stopping. Between the addictive story-lines, and my willingness to binge hours of television day and night, I breezed through the first season like a hot knife through butter. After all, I am the queen of "one more episode" and lack of sleep. In-fact, I watched so … [Read more...]

Get To Know “KEVIN (PROBABLY) SAVES THE WORLD” on ABC Network #KevinProbably #ABCTVevent

There is a new kind of comedy series on ABC,"KEVIN (PROBABLY) SAVES THE WORLD" and if you're not watching it, you are really missing out. I have been watching from the pilot, and really loving it. Was it cutie Jason Ritter (Parenthood) that first got me to watch? Maybe, but it's the laugh out loud moments, and heartwarming story that keeps me tuning in each week. ABOUT THE SERIES Kevin Finn … [Read more...]

CARS 3 Now on Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray & Armie Hammer Interview #Cars3

Disney and Pixar present CARS 3, a fast-paced new tale of Lightning McQueen, his classic CARS friends and a new spirited trainer Cruz Ramirez! Lighting finds himself pushed out of racing by a new generation of faster and younger cars and goes on a journey to discover where he belongs in this new type of high-octane competition. CARS 3- the third film in the now-iconic CARS film franchise is now … [Read more...]

ROBERT ENGLUND Talks, “NIGHTWORLD”, Now Playing in Select Theaters & On Demand #Nightworld

When former cop, Brett Irlam (Jason London, Dazed and Confused), takes a job as head of security at an old apartment building in Bulgaria’s capital city, Sofia, he immediately begins to experience a series of bizarre and terrifying events. As he starts to delve deep into the building’s sinister history and investigate its shadowy owners and past employees, Brett quickly uncovers a malevolent force … [Read more...]

Fall In-love with Andi Mack, on The Disney Channel #AndiMack

As a parent and now grandparent, I've watched a lot of children's television with my girls. The Disney Channel being a major favorite, especially through the early teen years. Never have I seen a series like Andi Mack. Andi Mack is a compelling story of self-discovery written by Terri Minsky, the creator of Disney Channel's hit series "Lizzie McGuire," will be available on-demand, beginning … [Read more...]

Get To Know Imaginary Mary on ABC Network #ImaginaryMary #ABCTVevent

There is fun, new kind of comedy series on ABC, “Imaginary Mary”, it's totally worth checking out! About Imaginary Mary: Alice is a fiercely independent career woman whose life is turned upside-down when she meets the love of her life–a divorced father with three kids. This triggers even more upheaval when the slightly unhinged imaginary friend she created as a child suddenly reappears to help … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview with Sonya Walger (Margot) & Executive Producer Allan Heinberg, The Catch #ABCTVevent

When I first received my invite to LA for the Be Our Guest Event, I was pretty excited, and then as I read on and saw the event would also include ABC's The Catch, I was ecstatic, and knew I had to attend. I am so in-love with this series. I was a late bloomer to the series and started watching it via on-demand after the first season had aired. I was hooked one episode in, and enjoyed bindging the … [Read more...]

Bill Condon (Director) & Alan Menken (Music by) Talk Beauty And The Beast

Disney's live-action Beauty And The Beast now holds the sixth highest opening weekend of all time! Which does not surprise me at all - it is a magical movie. One I am honored to have had a part in promoting. Over the past week I have been sharing exclusive behind the scenes secrets and cast interviews from my recent trip to LA for the Be Our Guest event. Our first sit down opportunity was with … [Read more...]

Audra McDonald & Gugu Mbatha-Raw Talk About Filming Beauty And The Beast #BeourGuestEvent

While attending the Beauty and The Beast Event in L.A., our group of bloggers had the chance to sit down and interview Audra McDonald (“Garderobe”) & Gugu Mbatha-Raw (“Plumette”). Both have major sub-stories in the film that will touch your heart. For me, they were just as moving as Belle and the prince, and just as important to the films message. And then there is the music. Just wait until … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview, Luke Evans & Josh Gad of Disney’s Beauty and The Beast

I'm excited to share an interview with actors Luke Evans (“Gaston”) & Josh Gad (“Le Fou”) of Disney's Live-action Beauty and The Beast, in theaters this Friday (3/17). Not just because I really enjoyed the movie, but because this was one of my favorite interviews I had the pleasure of attending during my recent time in LA. These two are just as happy to be a part of the movie, as they are … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview, Emma Watson & Dan Stevens Stars of Disney’s Beauty and The Beast

While in L.A. for the Be Our Guest Event our group of bloggers had the chance to sit down for an exclusive chat with Emma Watson (“Belle”) & Dan Stevens (“The Beast / Prince Adam”), stars of Disney's Live Action adaptation of Beauty And The Beast (in theaters 3/17/17). Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic … [Read more...]

Fun & Games With The Cast Of Baby Daddy, Exclusive Season 6 Q&A #ABCTVEvent #BabyDaddy

One of the highlights of my recent trip to L.A. was time spent celebrating FreeForm's hit series "Baby Daddy". We were able to screen the season 6 premiere episode, followed by an exclusive Q & A, and baby shower themed luncheon with the cast. Season six premiere - The newly pregnant couple, Danny and Riley, search for the perfect doctor for their baby while Ben continues his quest to find … [Read more...]

Tangled: Before Ever After & Tangled: The Series, Coming to The Disney Channel #TangledTheSeries

I have to confess, I love Tangled. Rapunzel and Eugene (better known as Flynn Rider) have one of my very favorite Disney relationships. So, I'm super excited to share a sneak peek into the fun new twist Disney has in-store for this great classic tale. Trust me, your whole family is going to get tangled up in the fun as the all-new Disney Channel Original Movie "Tangled Before Ever After" makes its … [Read more...]

Moana, Behind The Movie & Polynesian Celebration #MoanaBluray

While recently in L.A. I had the pleasure of attending an exclusive Moana Blu-ray press event. It was an evening filled with Polynesian culture, entertainment, amazing food, and an intimate discussion with the filmmakers behind Disney's hit movie Moana. Polynesian dancers welcoming us to the #MoanaBluray presentation! Available to purchase on March 7th! #BeOurGuestEvent #Moana A post shared … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview, Jennifer Garner Talks About #NineLives

Jennifer Garner stars in the new family movie, Nine Lives, in theaters Friday, August 5th. I recently had the opportunity to join in on a group phone interview with Jennifer Garner. Our family includes two fun and feisty cats, so I was eager to hear her thoughts on what it was like to film with cats. In Nine lives, Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey) is a daredevil billionaire at the top of his game. His … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview with Raymond Persi, Story Artist & the voice of “Flash” #ZootopiaBluray

Have you seen Zootopia? Being the 4th animated film in history to cross over the $1 Billion mark, chances are you have. As mentioned in my previous interview post with Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Clark Spencer a popular favorite scene takes place at the Zootopia DMV. I have to agree, it's a favorite of mine as well. I laugh out loud every-time I see it. That Flash is a real scene stealer! I don't … [Read more...]

Alice Through The Looking Glass Director James Bobin Talks The Character of Time, Paying Tribute To The Book & Bloomers

Disney’s Alice Through the Looking Glass is now in theaters everywhere. One of the many talents behind this wonderful and whimsy film is director James Bobin. James Bobin is an English film director, writer, and producer. He worked as a director and writer on Da Ali G Show and helped create the characters of Ali G, Borat, and Brüno. We had the honor to meet with and interview James Bobin while in … [Read more...]

The Art of Animation-An Interview With Renato Dos Anjos & Chad Sellers #ZootopiaBluray

As I've shared, my recent trip to LA included attending a special press-day event for the in-home release of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ box-office hit Zootopia. Part of our day was spent with the very talented Renato Dos Anjos and Chad Sellers of the animation department. Renato dos Anjos, currently the head of animation at Walt Disney Animation Studios. His previous worked at Sony Pictures … [Read more...]