ABC Scuttlebutt

    Blair Underwood, whose TV credits include NBC’s sci-fi drama The Event and its remake of Ironside, will have a recurring role and play May’s (Ming-Na Wen) estranged ex-husband Dr. Andrew Garner on ABC’s Agents of SHIELD. The actor will make his debut in a March episode and begins filming the role this week. ABC Family […]

  • Animal Kingdom
    Scuttlebutt – Baby Gorillas!

    Another Baby Gorilla Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The newest of the newborn arrived September 3 to mother Kashata and father Gino. He has not yet been named. Gino is the also the father of the male gorilla born August 7 to mother Azizi. “It’s exciting to see a strong, nurturing family of this endangered […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Trolls Get ‘Frozen’ Out

    Norway Pavilion’s Maelstrom Will Close October 5th. Epcot’s Maelstrom in the Norway pavilion closing date has been set. The last ride will be October 4th. It will be replaced with a Frozen-themed attraction. There is no word what type of ride system will be used or if the current boat ride will be re-themed. Rumor […]

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    Scuttlebutt – No Plans for ‘Iron Man 4’

    Robert Downey Jr: No Plans for ‘Iron Man 4’.  “There isn’t one in the pipe,” Downey said. “No, there’s no plan for a fourth ‘Iron Man.’ ” The actor, in Toronto to promote his new film “The Judge,” signed with Marvel and Disney for two “Avengers” sequels, which hit theaters summer 2015 and 2018, but has been […]

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    Scuttlebutt of the Stars

    Principal Photography Begins on Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’ with New Cast Added. The film, directed by Peyton Reed, began principal photography on Monday in San Francisco. It stars Paul Rudd as its title character, a superhero who can shrink while increasing in strength, with Michael Douglas as his mentor Dr. Hank Pym and Evangeline Lilly as Pym’s […]

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    Mousellaneous News Briefs

    Rex From Disneyland’s Original Star Tours To Appear In ‘Star Wars Rebels’? Word is that the RX-Series pilot droid named Rex, voiced by Comedian Paul Reubens (aka Pee Wee Herman), will be featured in the up-coming Star Wars Rebels series on the Disney Channel! Disney World Reaches Tentative Contract Agreement for Part-time Workers. The agreement […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Disney Media Stuff

    ESPN Suspends Max Kellerman. ESPN has suspended Max Kellerman for an inappropriate conversation on ESPN-LA Radio surrounding Ray Rice and domestic abuse. Kellerman co-hosts a show on the station and is the co-anchor of ESPN TV’s “SportsNation.” He is also HBO Sports’ lead boxing analyst. On the “Mason & Ireland ” show, which leads into his […]

  • ABC
    Scuttlebutt – Five Completely Unrelated News Bites

    Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack Opens at #3. The soundtrack from the blockbuster movie Guardians of the Galaxy, opened at #3 on the Billboard 200 chart with over 60,000 sold the first week. The Awesome Mix Vol. 1 album was initially heading for a start of around 15,000, but the movie and its music clearly […]

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    Mouse House Briefs!

    Ariana Grande to Perform at NFL Kickoff. Hollywood Records recording artist Ariana Grande will sing the national anthem at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Sept. 4 before the Seattle Seahawks play the Greenbay Packers as the NFL kicks off its 95th season.It will air on NBC and the NFL Network. Pharrell Williams and Seattle-based rockers […]

  • California Adventure
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    Scuttlebutt – Nothing to Scream About

    California Screamin’ Evacuated. Guests were stranded on the California Screamin’ roller coaster at Disney California Adventure Friday night when a mechanical problem shut it down. NBC4 reported the roller coaster stopped at 7:30 p.m. because of what Disneyland Resort Media Relations and External Communications Director Suzi Brown said was a minor technical matter. Brown said […]

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    Scuttlebutt – News and Views

    Disney Denies Its Policies Violate Disabilities Act. Disney is calling for the dismissal of a federal lawsuit brought by families of autistic children who are challenging its theme parks’ policies. Last April, a group of 16 unnamed families sued Walt Disney Parks and Resorts over its disability policies, claiming the theme parks’ practices violate the […]

  • Disney World Resort Hotels
    Scuttlebutt – Some Shocking Stories

    Monorail Struck by Lightning. A Disney World monorail train on the Epcot line had to be evacuated Sunday night after what passengers said was a possible lightning strike. About 120 people were evacuated, and there were no injuries, according to Reedy Creek fire officials. Some were evacuated through the emergency hatch on the roof of the […]

  • ABC
    Scuttlebutt – Goodby Kate, Dick and a Few Fingertips

    Chief Creative Officer Kate Juergens Exits ABC Family. Kate Juergens, the executive behind ABC Family‘s defining original programming including Pretty Little Liars, The Secret Life Of The American Teenager, Switched At Birth and The Fosters, is leaving her post as Chief Creative Officer and EVP Original Content. The move was announced today via a staff […]

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    Six Scuttlebutts!

    DbM Recorded it’s 30,000,000th Hit on July 4th! Since we launched our all-Disney news website, we have had many milestones… from videos featured on Huffington Post to the launch of DbM Interludes. We at DisneybyMark.com would like to sincerely thank all of our loyal readers around the world who have helped us achieve this great […]