Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 103 “Something About Obi-Wan”

In our Disney Detective, go contactless at Walt Disney World with your iPhone and Florida Governor DeSantis says no to vaccine passports

Then in our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, will Liam Neeson is up for reprising his role as Qui-Gon in Obi-Wan, we have cast announcements and dates for the new Obi-Wan show

And for our Entertainment News, What We Do In the Shadows spins off another haunting this time on the CW and HBO Max, then we’ll talk about the new National Treasure show coming to Disney Plus

And then we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week….

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Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 102 “Disneyland Reopening…In Your Face Disney!”

In our Disney Detective, Disneyland is FINALLY Opening & WDW is trying out new Facial Recognition Technology

Then in our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, Will SW be looking to have a Woman of Color as the next lead? And Classic 80s SW shows coming to Disney+

And for our Entertainment News, Wanna Buy a Jersey Amusement Park? And Boston Declares March 26 To Be ‘Leonard Nimoy Day

And then we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week….

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Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 99 “Papering over the Past”

In our Disney Detective, We’ll talk about The Untold History of the Iconic Wallpaper in Haunted Mansion & Disney’s newest platform gives people access to hidden places in Disney World and Disneyland

Then in our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, Lucasfilm’s possible Gina Carano Replacement Plan & Star Wars Books: A Guide to Canon Novels in Chronological Order

And for our Entertainment News, Stevie Wonder big move & MCU Might Be Getting Major Casting Shake-Up

And then we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week….

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Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 79 “Queen, Halloween and Haunted Mansion’s Return to the Silver Screen”

In our Disney Detective, looks like Halloween is coming to the Magic Kingdom next month… Disneyland Extends Cast Member Furloughs, But There May Be Hope For Reopening?

Then in our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, ‘The Mandalorian’ Star Hints at Moff Gideon’s Darksaber Battles in Season 2. Imagineer Scott Trowbridge Drops Exciting Galaxy’s Edge News

And for our Entertainment News, Queen + Adam Lambert have a new CD/DVD coming this fall… and a New Haunted Mansion Movie!
And then we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week and a tribute to Chadwick Bosemen.

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Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 75 “Delays, Distancing and Disappointments”

Just what is the cost of staying safe at Disney World during the COVID-19 crisis, we’ll get the inside scoop from so Disney employees. We’ll also look at some of the unique Disney Park items coming up for auction this month as Disney hosts the “Disneyland: The First 65 Years” auction in Sherman Oaks California on August 15th and 16th.

Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy gives us some disappointing news about delays in three of the as yet untitled Star Wars movies on the horizon due to the COVID-19 crisis. We;ll also take a behind the scenes look at the true inspiration for Supreme Leader Snoke from the man who designed the character.

In Entertainment news we have some additional delays due to COVID-19. Films like “A Quiet Place 2”, “Top Gun: Maverick” and even a sequel to “Sonic The Hedgehog” are all getting delayed release dates. We’ve got all the details on that as well as our take on the digital versus cinematic release methods currently in play in the industry.

We’ll round out the show with a couple of great Insightful Picks of the Week. But before we go we’ll talk a bit about how well Comiccon@home did as a virtual San Diego Comic Con this year and whether it’s a model worth exploring in future years.

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Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 71 “The Dark Side of Cancellations”

This week Disney Detective investigates attempts by unionized Disneyland employees to delay the planned July 9th opening of the park for safety reasons. Disney World cancels all occurrences of the “Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party for 2020 due to social distancing concerns. Disney World begins testing a new hand-off security back check at Disney Springs that could revolutionize mass security scans for public facilities.

Star Wars Insights will delve into the bad news of Star Wars Celebration 2020’s cancellation and when we can expect to see the popular fan convention return. We also take a peak behind the scenes to see what the Adam Driver inspired back story for his character Kylo Ren might have been in a special Father’s Day related story.

Entertainment News takes a look at a scheduling change and the extension of eligibility window for the 93rd Academy Awards. We’ll also explore plans for San Diego Comic-Con to move to a Virtual Convention format free for all to experience the unique event along with exclusive merchandise and much more.

We’ll wrap up with our Insightful Picks of the Week. This week we’ll highlight The Great Debate from Syfy and World War II: Total War on Amazon Prime. Stick around at the end for some after thoughts on upcoming convention news as well.