D23 Expo unveils Marvel and Lucasfilm panels
The D23 Expo, the showcase event led by the Official Disney Fan Club, revealed what will be the biggest presentations, via Collider. Marvel and Lucasfilm will announce details of their upcoming projects. The D23 event will take place from September 9, 2022 through September 11, 2022 at the Anaheim Convention Center. On site, Disney100 will begin, which celebrates 100 years of the Walt Disney Company. Since the company was founded, many movies, TV shows, theme parks and cruise ships have been created, bringing joy to millions of people around the world. . Disney100 will feature the Disney Legends Awards Ceremony.
Disney CEO Bob Chapek will attend the ceremony, which serves as a hall of fame for the company. Several visionaries and artists who have contributed to Disney projects will be inducted into the group. The new members of the group will be announced before the official start of the ceremony. Recent inductees include well-known names, such as Robert Downey Jr., Ming-Na Wen, James Earl Jones and Jon Favreau. Downey Jr. obviously played the role of Iron Man in the MCU. James Earl Jones lent his iconic voice to Darth Vader. Ming-Na Wen plays bounty hunter Fennec Shand in several star wars television projects. Favreau arguably contributed the most of the four to Disney. He serves as showrunner to The Mandalorianin addition to directing the remakes of The jungle Book and The Lion King.
On Friday afternoon, guests will see first looks and announcements for films developed by Disney Live-Action, Pixar Animation Studios, and Walt Disney Animation Studios. Cast and crew members will discuss upcoming titles. Previously, consumers got their first glimpse of the animated feature Raya and the last dragon to this event.
Biggest announcements could come at Marvel and Lucasfilm panels
Saturday will no doubt bring more excitement for fans as it’s the day that features the Marvel and Lucasfilm panels. The brands have created many of Disney’s most popular projects, from Marvel Cinematic Universe films to The Mandalorian TV series. Announcements are not to be missed on this day. The most important announcements could take place during the panels.
That afternoon, Disney Branded Television will be in the spotlight. TV shows from Disney+, Disney Junior and Disney Channel will be featured. New revelations will be included alongside details regarding previously announced announcements National Treasure, Chinese American, and Santa.
Finally, on Sunday morning, Josh D’Amaro, President of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, will unveil new aspects of Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, and more. Later in the afternoon, guests will be treated to a performance of Disney Princess – The Concert. Singers will understand, Susan Egan, Broadway Original Belle in The beauty and the Beastand Meg in HerculesIsabelle McCalla from AladdinDisney Channel star Anneliese van der Pol and Syndee Winters.
Theater and television stars will sing at the event. Additionally, music director Benjamin Rauhala and Adam J. Levy will join the cast. The group will performs many beloved Disney Princess songs, such as, Part of Your World, Let It Go, A Whole New World, Colors of the Wind, and Almost there. They will also discuss their personal experiences working for Disney.
Tickets for D23 are available now.