Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ reveals Southeast Asia exclusive art features

“Zootopia,” from Walt Disney Animation Studios, features a team of filmmakers from all over the world. From Southeast Asia, there are five hometown heroes, specifically from Singapore and Thailand, each of them with different roles in the production of the movie. From lighting artists to modeler, these hometown heroes are based in Burbank, California, workingContinue reading “Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ reveals Southeast Asia exclusive art features”

Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ co-head of story is a Filipino!

Another Filipino artist rises atop the global animation stage with the release of Disney’s new animated feature, “Zootopia” whose Co-Head of Story is Filipino-American Josie Trinidad. She oversees the story team, which is responsible for translating the script to its first visual form. Trinidad joined Disney Animation Studios in 2004 as a story apprentice. OnceContinue reading “Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ co-head of story is a Filipino!”

Shakira sings theme song, voices Gazelle in ‘Zootopia’

International superstar Shakira lends her Grammy®-winning voice to Gazelle, the biggest pop star in the animal city of Disney’s “Zootopia.” She also sings the all-new original song, “Try Everything,” written for the film by GRAMMY®-winning singer-songwriter Sia and songwriting duo Stargate. Watch a featurette about Shakira and the song below. Performed by Shakira, “Try Everything”Continue reading “Shakira sings theme song, voices Gazelle in ‘Zootopia’”

Disney’s tradition of talking animals lives on with ‘Zootopia’

In its 92-year history, Walt Disney Animation Studios has created a long and storied legacy of talking-animal films—from Mickey Mouse’s debut short “Steamboat Willie” to “Bambi,” “Dumbo,” “The Jungle Book,” “Robin Hood” and “The Lion King.” Now, Walt Disney Animation Studios returns to the wild with the feature film “Zootopia.” “We all grew up watchingContinue reading “Disney’s tradition of talking animals lives on with ‘Zootopia’”

Jason Bateman lends voice to con artist fox in ‘Zootopia’

Nick Wilde is a very charming and very sly small-time, con-artist fox with a big mouth and a lot of opinions. Golden Globe-winning actor Jason Bateman (TV’s “Arrested Development,” “Horrible Bosses”) provides the voice of Nick Wilde in Disney’s new comedy adventure “Zootopia.” In the film, Zootopia is a place where no matter what youContinue reading “Jason Bateman lends voice to con artist fox in ‘Zootopia’”

LIST: 10 upcoming Disney movies in 2016

Coming off an undisputed blockbuster 2015 – when practically every movie it released was a box-office hit — Walt Disney Studios Philippines has just announced that will roll out ten films in 2016, led by the charming animated feature “Zootopia,” Marvel’s super hero collision “Captain America: Civil War,” Pixar’s eagerly awaited sequel, “Finding Dory” andContinue reading “LIST: 10 upcoming Disney movies in 2016”

Ginnifer Goodwin lends voice to rookie rabbit officer in ‘Zootopia’

She gained fame and recognition for the hit fairy tale-style series “Once Upon a Time” in which she plays Snow White/Mary Margaret Blanchard. Now, Ginnifer Goodwin breathes life to rookie rabbit officer Judy Hopps in Disney’s new comedy adventure “Zootopia.” Judy Hopps, who believes that in Zootopia, anyone can be anything, becomes the first bunnyContinue reading “Ginnifer Goodwin lends voice to rookie rabbit officer in ‘Zootopia’”

WATCH: Bunny cop tries to crack case in new ‘Zootopia’ trailer

Disney has released a new, energetic trailer for the studio’s new film, “Zootopia” which may be viewed below. “Zootopia” is directed by Byron Howard (“Tangled,” “Bolt”) and Rich Moore (“Wreck-It Ralph,” “The Simpsons”), and produced by Clark Spencer (“Wreck-It Ralph,” “Lilo & Stitch”). The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other.Continue reading “WATCH: Bunny cop tries to crack case in new ‘Zootopia’ trailer”

‘Zootopia’ spoofs posters of blockbuster films

The hype behind “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is brushing off to the animals of Disney’s “Zootopia” as the latest film from Walt Disney Animation has released a batch of new posters, spoofing four of the biggest films of 2015, including “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” “Jurassic World,” “Cinderella” and “Fifty Shades of Grey.” RookieContinue reading “‘Zootopia’ spoofs posters of blockbuster films”