Interview with Nicole Scherzinger

I was excited for the full lineup of interviews with the cast and filmmakers of Disney’s 56th Animated feature film Moana including Nicole Scherzinger who is the voice of “Sina,” Moana’s mother. Nicole feels like Moana is not a love story, but a story of discovery about who you really are. She felt like she HAD to be part of Moana because she is from Hawaii and feels like she has lived through Moana’s self discovery storyline first hand. Musical theater is her favorite {Read More}

Interview with Lucy Dahl – #TheBFGBlurray

Our blogger group had the opportunity to interview Lucy Dahl, daughter of author Ronald Dahl.  The interview took place at the beautiful and historic Culver hotel. We were treated to a fun brunch of fruit spears, waffles, mini quiche muffins, and fruit tarts. The tables were full of the BFG’s dream jars too! It was a pleasure hearing stories about her childhood and her beloved BFG. What parts of the book are not in the film that you would have liked {Read More}

The BFG Blu-ray – #TheBFGBluray

The BFG is now available on Blu-ray with a ton of bonus features! About the BFG Based on the book by Ronald Dahl, the BFG is known as the Big Friendly Giant. It is a sweet story of friendship and courage. The movie stars Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader. Directed by Steven Spielberg, produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer and executive produced by Kathleen Kennedy. The talents of three {Read More}

Disney Nerd’s Moana Gift Guide – #MoanaEvent

Are you kids officially obsessed with everything Moana? I’ve put together this collection of Moana toys and gifts for the Moana fan on your Christmas list. Most of these items can be purchased at the Disney Store. Be sure to take advantage of their Cyber Monday and Holiday deals all season long. I received these items during the Moana press event and I love them. I’ve included links within this guide to where you can purchase them. Pua I received {Read More}

Interview with Rising Star Auli’i Cravalho – #MoanaEvent

I was excited for the full lineup of interviews with the cast and filmmakers of Disney’s 56th Animated feature film Moana including newcomer and rising star Auli’i Cravalho. She was our first interview of the day and she was a ray of sunshine as she entered the room. Landing the Role of Moana Auli’i was 14 years old when she auditioned for the role of Moana. It was her first time auditioning in front of people besides her mom. She received a {Read More}

Interview with Lin-Manuel Miranda, a Disney Nerd and Musical Genius – #MoanaEvent

The sun continued to shine in Santa Monica as we started our interview with Lin-Manuel Miranda. I didn’t care about the weather, I was in the ROOM where it was about to happen. The Tweet. Read on to find out more. Working with Disney The interview started with a great question about what it was like to be part of the Disney family now. Lin-Manuel’s response was perfect – “It’s pretty dope.” He was informed that he go the job working {Read More}

Interview with a Demigod and the “Sexiest Man Alive” Dwayne Johnson- #MoanaEvent

I awoke to a beautiful day in Los Angeles and was excited for the full lineup of interviews with the cast and filmmakers of Disney’s 56th Animated feature film Moana including Dwayne Johnson. We traveled to Santa Monica to a beautiful hotel by the beach and the Santa Monica Pier. It was the perfect setting for the Moana interviews. Dwayne Johnson entered the room full of 25 bloggers and was excited to start the interview with us. Had the distinct honor to sit and {Read More}

New Trailer and Images from Beauty and the Beast – #BeOurGuest

“Beauty and the Beast” is a tale as old as time and it will be hitting the big screen on March 17, 2017.  “Beauty and the Beast” is my all-time favorite movie, not just my favorite Disney movie, but my #1 all-time movie. With that said, I am going to be posting everything I can get my hands on about this movie to my blog. I am so excited to see the new live action “Beauty and the Beast” movie, {Read More}

Go on an Adventure with Moana – #MoanaEvent

When my six-year daughter saw the first trailer for “Moana” she said “Moana means business, I like her.” Abby was right! Moana is a headstrong young woman who means business. When someone asks me if I liked the movie I start to tear up when talking about it. This movie moved me so much and the deluxe soundtrack is a great because I am able to listen to Lin-Manuel’s lyrics again and it makes Moana’s story even more beautiful. This {Read More}

The Spirit of Polynesia Sails into Hollywood for the Moana Premiere – #MoanaEvent

I was invited along with 24 bloggers to attend the World Premiere of Disney’s Moana, walk the Blue Carpet and attend the Premiere Party. I have attended two other premieres for “Muppets Most Wanted” and “Big Hero 6.” What I love about these events is that no two red carpet premieres are the same. The Polynesian spirit was certainly present at the Moana World Premiere. The cast of the movie arrived and the carpet was whipped into a frenzy! It is {Read More}