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  • Steven Ivory: What We Can All Learn From a 13-year-old

    Mar 24, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: What We Can All Learn From a 13-year-old

    *Talk about a curve ball. When I read that 13 year-old baseball/basketball phenom Mo’ne Davis would be the subject of a Disney Channel movie, my first thought was how great for her and her family. And what a story: in 2014 Davis became the first girl in Little League World Series history to earn a […]

  • Disney Channel Developing Mo’ne Davis Biopic ‘Throw Like Mo’

    Mar 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The Disney Channel will develop a biographical original movie centered on Mo’ne Davis, the 13-year-old who made history in August 2014 as the first female to pitch a shutout in the Little League World Series. Davis, a member of Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, and the first Little League player to make the cover of Sports Illustrated, […]

  • Michelle Obama to Host ‘Doc McStuffins’ Screening on Veterans Day

    Nov 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Michelle Obama will host a screening of a military-themed episode of Disney Channel’s “Doc McStuffins” for families of veterans at the White House on Monday, Nov. 10 as part of the Joining Forces initiative. For those without little ones, “Doc McStuffins” centers on a 6-year-old girl who communicates with and heals stuffed animals and broken […]

  • Kyle Massey Joins Fox’s Batman Prequel ‘Gotham’

    Jul 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Kyle Massey has booked a recurring role on Fox’s Batman prequel “Gotham,” reports Deadline.com. The hourlong drama series is based on DC Comics characters from the Batman universe and follows the origin stories of Commissioner James Gordon (Ben McKenzie) as an idealistic rookie detective in Gotham City, along with Bruce Wayne and the villains who […]

  • Zendaya Insists She’s Right for Aaliyah Role, Ready for Scrutiny

    Jun 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *While fans continue to debate whether Zendaya was the right choice for Lifetime’s “Aaliyah” biopic, the 17-year-old Disney Channel star has no doubt that she will do the late singer justice. “I really want it to be perfect for her and show young people what she was able to do and what she accomplished,” Zendaya […]

  • Wendy Raquel Robinson to Play Cruella de Vil in Disney Channel’s ‘Descendants’

    May 27, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Wendy Raquel Robinson has been tapped to play Cruella de Vil in The Disney Channel original movie “Descendants,” which highlights the teen offspring of Disney’s classic characters, including its villains. Robinson, a star on BET’s “The Game,” will take on the “101 Dalmations” puppy-napper, who is the mother of Carlos, played by Cameron Boyce. Due […]