Friday, April 12, 2019

Disney+ Series Features Who Framed Roger Rabbit

Original shows coming to Disney+ were announced this week during the Disney Investors Presentation. One of the new shows with the working title of “Cinema Relics: Iconic Art of the Movies” is a series that will take a closer look at some of Disney’s most beloved films. In the first season one episode will focus on Who Framed Roger Rabbit.

Cinema Relics: Iconic Art of the Movies(working title)
This anthology series that takes a unique look at beloved films — including Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Mary Poppins, The Muppet Movie, Tron, and Who Framed Roger Rabbit — through the props and costumes (now modern ‘artifacts’) that made them unique. We’ll hear from the craftspeople who created them, the actors who interacted with them, and the collectors/archives who own and cherish them in the show, which will be hosted by film historian/collector Dan Lanigan.

During the presentation The Simpsons had special message, the US launch was slated for November 12, 2019 and pricing listed at $6.99 a month. The entire previous Disney catalog will be available at launch along with several new original shows.

To see a full list of shows coming to Disny+ visit the D23 Website.