After a period that felt eternal due to the pandemic, the D23Expo he returned to the face-to-face format in 2022 and of course he is doing it in the best way: bringing us many important announcements by Disney and its associated studies.
The activities of the conference started this weekend, just on Friday, September 9, with some surprises from both Walt Disney Studios like Pixar. And of course, we hope that there will be more interesting revelations throughout these days with Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm.
Well, pay attention to this note that here we will give you details of what is being announced at this year’s D23.
Walt Disney Studios ads and a sneak peek of ‘The Little Mermaid’
During the activities of Friday, September 9, Disney released the first official preview of the live-action of The little Mermaid with Halle Bailey as Ariel. The teaser is brief but it already gives us a good idea of what we will see on screen.
The trailer shows Ariel swimming inside a sunken ship (scene that many will remember from the 1989 animated film) while singing “Part of your World”. The tape premieres in May 2023 and here we leave the advance.
Logos, dates and details of the prequel to the Lion King, Snow White, Peter Pan and more
While the D23 Expo didn’t bring us video previews of other high-profile projects, it did give us details and some footage of several of its most notable franchises.
According to Variety, a 30-second preview of Snow White’s live action was shown, which will star Rachel Ziegler in the role of the princess, with Gal Gadot as the Evil Queen… but that advance was not released on networks. The film showed its logo and it was announced that it will be released in 2024 (there is no exact release date or season).
The logo of Mufasawhich will be a prequel to the live-action Lion King that we saw in 2019. This film, as you can imagine from the title, will show us the life of Simba’s father several years before the events of the original film. This one will arrive in 2024.
Another of the announcements that could only be seen in D23 was some footage of Peter Pan & Wendy, which includes Jude Law as Captain Hook, Alexander Molony as the lead, and Ever Anderson as Wendy. Of course, Disney showed a first official poster together and anticipating that the film will be released at some point in 2023 at Disney
What was shown from Pixar
did they love Intensely? Yes, that great 2015 Pixar movie that ingeniously showed us how emotions are handled inside our minds… Well, hold on, we’ll have a second part.
At D23, it was announced that this film (originally titled inside-out) will have a sequel set for release in the summer of 2024. amy poehler will return to the dubbing of the original language to do the voice of Joy / Alegría. We don’t have a video preview, but we do have a very simple poster.
We have a first look at ‘Elemental’
Pixar is already preparing its next big release with Elementarya tape of which an image was presented as a first look and its official poster.
What is this story about? As the common thread of the story, we are presented with a world based on the four essential elements: fire, water, earth and air. The story will take place in a city where the inhabitants are precisely made of those elements. Some can coexist without problems and there are others outright, by their nature, it would seem that they do not have the same opportunity to coexist.
That’s when two young men known as Ember and Wade, depicted as fire and water respectively, shown to be a highly unlikely pairing. This is how the unknown of their lives will appear with respect to how much do they actually have in common. Here below the first look and the official poster, and HERE we tell you more.
There was also news from the universe of ‘Star War’s, such as the new preview of ‘Andor’
since a few weeks Disney+ and Lucasfilm have released details of Andorthe series starring Diego Luna which will be released on September 21 and of which we already have a new preview, courtesy of the D3 organized by the famous mouse company.
As we had already told you, this new series from the ‘Star Wars’ universe will show us the journey that Cassian Andor undertakes in the history of the rebellion against the Empirewhere various people and planets get involved as well as Andor itself.
Check out the new trailer below:
Of course we could see more about ‘Tales of the Jedi
Tales of the Jedi is the latest animated series of short films from ‘Star Wars’ which is created byr Dave Filoni (who was behind The Bad Batch). This production focuses, as its title indicates, onn different Jedi, some better known than others.
For example, in the six short films we can seehe origins of Ashoka or the beginnings in the order of Qui-Gon Jinnnot forgetting also the presence of Count Dooku.
As part of the activities of the D23, it was announced that Tales of the Jedi It will premiere exclusively on Disney+ on October 26.and here we leave the official trailer that premiered during the event.
And another official trailer for ‘Willow’
34 years since its premiere, this 2022 we will see the series Willowwhich will continue the story of Willow Ufgood, who is now no longer an apprentice and will become the new mentor of a young heroine who embarks on a quest to protect her world.
In the D23 a new preview of what we will see in this production was released where the very same Warwick Davis will be back. Here we leave them:
There is a new preview of the third season of ‘The Mandalorian’
In order not to lose the habit, during the activities of the D23, they revealed new details of the third season of The Mandalorian with the return of Pedro Pascal in the lead role. And she is crazy!
This preview makes a brief summary of the past two seasons, defining the protagonist outside the order of the Mandalorians since the case was removed, and from what we see, he will have to reverse the damage and really know what happened and from where. comes. The best? Live this adventure with Grogu. Here is this progress:
Marvel news begins at D23 with ‘Marvel Studios’ Secret Invasion’
Samuel L. Jackson returns to the MCU as Nick Fury in ‘Secret Invasion’‘, the series where we will see Fury face the Skrulls, whom we met in ‘Captain Marvel’ and those who apparently are not as friendly and harmless as they led us to believe.
This new preview of the series, which will premiere in 2023 through Disney +, lets us see the participation of Emilia Clarke, Kingsley Ben-Adir and Ben Mendelsohn. Without a doubt, a series that yes or yes we have to see:
There is a director for the MCU’s ‘Fantastic Four’!
On November 8, 2024, the new installment of Fantastic Four. This represents, for the first time, the entrance of this group of superheroes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe after many years of requests (as with the X Men), and after a couple of deliveries that did not go well at all.
It was confirmed that Matt Shakman will direct this film. The million dollar question, now, is who he will lead in this new adventure. Still, a few days ago, it was rumored that Jodie Comer would get into trouble with the character of Sue Storm… and considering that the director’s rumors were true, anything could happen.
Trailer, date and more of ‘Werewolf by Night’
A few months ago, it was announced that officially Gael García Bernal would enter the world of Marveland would do so with a Halloween special titled Werewolf by Night starring the Mexican as Jack Russell who, in fact, is a fairly well-known character in comics.
Then, we paused with the news of this project. But On the occasion of D23, Marvel Studios finally gave us a first look at what this special will look like and what is Gael’s place in this story. And we can tell you that with a classic horror narrative, it looks spectacular.
This will be the cast of the MCU’s ‘Thunderbolts’
In the panel of the D23 in relation to the news of 20th Century Studios, Lucasfilm and Marvel Studiosone of the most prominent announcements of the latter is the cast of Thunderboltsone of the upcoming MCU movies.
The actors that we will see again are Florence Pugh, David Harbour, Sebastian Stan, Wyatt Russell, Hannah John-Kamen, Olga Kurylenko, and Julia Louis-Dreyfusrespectively.