Simoa Barros

Editor in Chief

Simoa (Elliefredricksen) is Editor in Chief of Upcoming Pixar and an aspiring Pixar heroine. She joined Upcoming Pixar in 2014 and is always excited to see how her favorite animation studio changes and grows.
elliefredricksen@pixarplanet.com

D23 Updates and Surprises

Hello, and welcome to a jam packed post of Pixar news! Things have been pretty quiet around here since Lightyear was released, but D23...

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Humanizing Buzz Lightyear

Lightyear makes its cinema debut this Friday. Beyond Infinity: Buzz and the Journey to Lightyear is now streaming on Disney+....

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To Dolby Cinema and beyond

Just ten more days to go until Lightyear is released in theaters! I have to admit, I'm still a bit lukewarm about this one....

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Turning Red alternate ending: Never not by your side

Turning Red is finally out on Blu-ray today, and one of its super cool bonus features is an alternate ending!  Mei is on a flight to...

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More Mei, More Panda

Turning Red is now available on digital and three of the movie's deleted scenes have also been released. Previously we shared the full list...

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Turning Red on DVD and Blu-Ray

Mark your calendars, Turning Red is getting a Digital, DVD and Blu-Ray release soon! The film will be available digitally on April 26, and...

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Turning Red is Wild, Weird, and Wonderful

Domee Shi is probably feeling overwhelmed right now. Turning Red is only the second Pixar film with her in the director's chair, not a...

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Growing up Mei: New trailer and poster for Turning Red

In a stunning turn of events, Pixar's newest trailer for Turning Red used an NYSYNC song, when previously, the first teaser used a song by...

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Ciao Alberto: Back to our favorite seaside village

What better time to return to the sun drenched shores of Portorosso than in dreary, chilly November? For anyone missing the sea and warmth,...

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Larger Than Life: Turning Red

The teaser trailer for Domee Shi's upcoming feature film has been unveiled, and it's a delight! Watch the trailer for Turning Red below....

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