Disney to celebrate 100th year at D23 Expo; to announce various animation and live-action content line-up

Disney100 will kick off at D23 Expo, celebrating 100 years of wonder as The Walt Disney Company enters its second century. The event will begin on 9 September followed by Disney Legends Awards Ceremony and the company will showcase what’s on the horizon from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Pixar Animation Studios, and Disney Live Action.

Kicking off at 3:30 PM, guests will be treated to new details, first looks, sneak peeks, surprises, and announcements regarding upcoming theatrical and Disney+ titles from Disney Live Action, Pixar Animation Studios, and Walt Disney Animation Studios. Studio heads, filmmakers, and cast members will come together onstage with the inside scoop on some of these studios’ most exciting titles.

On Saturday, 10 September, filmmakers, celebrity talent, and surprise guests will join the representatives from Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm to showcase theatrical and Disney+ titles. The makers will also showcase behind the scenes of these studios’ highly anticipated films, specials, and series.

Following the event, Disney Branded Television, home to some of the most iconic stories and characters in the Disney canon—including Peabody Award winners Doc McStuffins and The Owl House, plus the culture-defining movie franchises High School Musical and Descendants—will present an exclusive showcase of upcoming content that will continue the legacy of excellence in storytelling.

The showcase will feature talent appearances and never-before-seen sneak previews of original content for Disney+, Disney Channel, and Disney Junior, including looks at the new Disney+ original series National Treasure, American Born Chinese, and The Santa Claus.

On Sunday morning, fans will get a preview of what’s in store at Disney Parks, experiences and products, and later on, guests will enjoy a special presentation of Disney Princess – The Concert.