ANAHEIM, Calif. – D23, the official Disney fan club, has revealed the presenation ineup for this year's D23 Expo.
- Presentation lineup revealed for D23 Expo
- Walt Disney Studios panel to include Star Wars, Marvel
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The Disney Legends Awards Ceremony will kick things off at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 23. Disney CEO Bob Iger will host the panel as well as present the Legends award to 11 people, including Robert Downey Jr, Bette Midler, Ming-Na Wen, James Earl Jones and Robin Roberts.
Past recipients include Whoopi Goldberg, Stan Lee and Oprah Winfrey.
Disney+, the company's upcoming streaming service, will get its own panel that Friday afternoon. Attendees will get a first look at some of the service's original content, including Lady and the Tramp, The Mandalorian, and High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. The panel is set for 3:30 p.m.
Those hoping to get a sneak peek at Disney's upcoming film projects like Marvel, Star Wars and more should attend The Walt Disney Studios panel on Saturday, August 24. With exclusive footage and special guest appearances, the panel will also highlight upcoming projects from Disney Animation Studios and Pixar. The Studios panel will take place at 10 a.m.
On August 25, the last day of the expo, Disney will reveal what next for its theme parks. Disney Parks Chairman Bob Chapek will reveal details about upcoming projects including Epcot's multi-year transformation. In the past, Disney has announced projects like Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, Disney Skyliner, the Guardians of Galaxy coaster and Toy Story Land during the panel.
The parks panel will start at 10:30 a.m.
All the major panels will take place in Hall D23, the 6,800-seat venue at the Anaheim Convention Center.
In addition to panels, the expo includes exhibits, merchandise and more.
D23 Expo takes place August 23-25. For ticket information, visit d23expo.com.
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