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A double agent has infiltrated the highly classified Marvel Universe and is leaking sensitive top secret information about upcoming episodes of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” in the new five-part original Web series “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent,” debuting today on MarvelsDoubleAgent.com, ABC.com and the WATCH ABC app.

Sponsored by Lexus, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent” follows the actions of a newly hired production assistant who is actually working as a double agent on behalf of an unknown enemy known only as The Mastermind. In each episode, The Mastermind orders the Double Agent to infiltrate different restricted areas on the “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” set, including executive offices, wardrobe and soundstages, among others. Through hidden cameras, The Mastermind can see everything, providing viewers with an inside look at the secretive world of the show — often uncovering critical story elements to future episodes.

Beginning today, viewers will have the chance to weigh in to predict where they think The Mastermind will send the Double Agent next. After each episode a poll will be posted with a list of possible locations from which they can choose. Once viewers pick where they think the Double Agent should go, they will be given an opportunity to enter for the chance to win prizes from the sets of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” and “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent.” The remaining four episodes will post at 9:00 a.m., PT: March 18, April 1, April 22 and May 6. To enter the “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent Sweepstakes,” and for official rules, visit MarvelsDoubleAgent.com. The sweepstakes is open until May 13, 2015. No purchase necessary. A winner will be chosen at random Wednesday May 15, 2015.

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Double Agent” is a collaboration between Disney|ABC Digital Media Studios, Marvel Entertainment and Lexus. Presented by Lexus, the series features the first-ever NX Turbo

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ESPN, the National Hockey League (NHL®), and the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) have reached an agreement for every game of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey to be televised exclusively in the United States across ESPN networks, with most games on ESPN and ESPN2. The World Cup will take place at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre from September 17 – October 1, 2016 and will culminate with a best-of-three final. A minimum of 16 games (17 if the final goes three) will be televised.

The tournament will feature teams from the United States, Canada, Sweden, Finland, Czech Republic and Russia. Team Europe and Team North American Young Stars will round out the field.

ESPN Audio has the rights to exclusively broadcast every game in the United States and ESPN International has exclusive rights to the more than 20 countries served by its Pacific Rim and Latin North networks.

Live access to coverage on ESPN networks is also available through WatchESPN on computers, smartphones, tablets, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Xbox 360 and Xbox One via an affiliated video provider.

“We are thrilled to resume our partnership with Gary Bettman and the National Hockey League and to work closely with Gary and Don Fehr of the National Hockey League Players’ Association to make the World Cup of Hockey on ESPN a reality,” said John Skipper, ESPN President. “We look forward to presenting this compelling tournament, with national pride at stake, to fans both in the United States and internationally.”

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman added, “ESPN broadcast the prior World Cup of Hockey, from Air Canada Centre. Now the World Cup is returning, with ESPN broadcasting in the U.S. We are very pleased and hope our fans will be, as well.”

“We are excited to have ESPN as our broadcast partner for what is going to be an incredible tournament featuring over 150 of the top hockey players in the world,” said Don Fehr, NHLPA Executive Director. “ESPN’s reach and storytelling approach will expose our players’ skill and personalities, something that we know will resonate with fans as the tournament unfolds.”

The telecast schedule will be announced at a later date. ESPN last televised the World Cup of Hockey in 2004. ESPN last televised NHL games from 1992 – 2004.

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ESPNU celebrates its 10th anniversary today with a special SportsCenterU at 6 p.m. ET. Former anchors Mike Hall (2005-2007, winner of ESPN’s Dream Job and the original anchor on the network), Lowell Galindo (2007-2011) and Dari Nowkhah (2011-2014) will all appear on the telecast. Current anchor, Matt Schick, will lead the show.

Galindo now serves as an anchor on ESPN’s Longhorn Network and Nowkhah at ESPN’s SEC Network. Hall, who currently anchors on the Big Ten Network, will be making his return to ESPN for the night.

“I’m incredibly excited to be involved in the 10-year anniversary show,” said Hall.  “I’m honored that ESPNU asked me back and happy that my Big Ten Network bosses were game.  I’m also interested in seeing the old clips of our first couple years – to see how many truly ‘topical 2005 references’ were made.  Get ready, Napoleon Dynamite fans!”

ESPNU launched with a special ESPNU College GameDay from Stillwater, Okla., on March 4, 2005. Fast forward to 2015, ESPN’s dedicated network to college sports is available in more than 73 million homes, is the established home for NCAA Championships, offers year-round insight on basketball and football recruiting, and features numerous franchise shows on a weekly basis.

“Reflecting back, and with the understanding college sports was always at the heart of what we do as a company, the launch of an all-college sports network was a natural evolution to maximize our opportunities,” said Burke Magnus, who served as vice president and general manager of ESPNU at launched and is now senior vice president, programming acquisitions.

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Disney’s Hollywood Studios is kicking off Star Wars Weekends with a Galactic Gathering merchandise event. Similar to last year’s Rebel Rendezvous, the event will be held on the Thursday prior to the first weekend, May 14, and will provide early access to purchase Star Wars Weekends products.

The event costs $250 and includes:

  • ‘Rebel’ or ‘Empire’ retail MagicBand (Guests can choose their side when registering online)
  • Commemorative trading pin
  • Darth’s Mall Light Speed Pass which gives expedited entry into Darth’s Mall for all five weekends.
  • First opportunity to pre-purchase select merchandise including personalized Aurebesh nametags, D-Tech phone cases, Dooney & Bourke handbags, Galactic Gathering Disney Gift card, retail MagicBands, limited edition pins and Vinylmation.
  • First opportunity to purchase the new designs of Star Wars-themed Disney Gift Cards.
  • Han Solo-inspired popcorn bucket with popcorn.

Registration will begin on March 4 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern on http://www.DisneyParksMerchandise.com.

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In the hours after the “Star Wars Rebels” season finale aired on Disney XD, its executive producer/supervising director Dave Filoni revealed that actress Sarah Michelle Gellar (“The Crazy Ones,” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) will join the voice cast in a recurring role for season two of the animated series.  Filoni discussed the casting news with advertising clients convened at Lucasfilm’s San Francisco headquarters for Disney Media Sales and Marketing’s presentations.

Filoni said, “We’re thrilled to have Sarah Michelle Gellar on board for season two. She is a true ‘Star Wars Rebels’ fan and her passion undoubtedly comes through in the voice recording sessions.”

Sarah Michelle Gellar will join the talented voice cast that includes her husband Freddie Prinze Jr., Vanessa Marshall, Steve Blum, Tiya Sircar, Taylor Gray and David Oyelowo.

The popular “Star Wars Rebels” series has reached over 49 million Total Viewers, 5.6 million Boys 6-11 and 10.9 million Kids 6-11.   Its season finale revealed the identity of Fulcrum to be Ahsoka Tano.  The storyline will continue into season two.

Continuing the epic tradition of the legendary Star Wars saga, “Star Wars Rebels” unfolds between the events of Star WarsEpisodes III and IV and tells the story of the motley but clever crew of the starship Ghost who together face threatening new villains, encounter colorful adversaries and embark on thrilling adventures. In its second season, “Star Wars Rebels” will feature recurring appearances by fan-favorite characters including Darth Vader and Ahsoka Tano.

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You’ll warm to our Frozen ”Tsum Tsum” Collection featuring all your favorite characters from Disney’s hit movie. Now you can collect the entire set of stackably soft mini plush, including Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff, Sven and Hans.

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This June, return to the fight against the corrupt, mutant-exploiting government as a classic X-Crossover is reborn in the WARZONES! in X-TINCTION AGENDA #1! Writer Marc Guggenheim (Arrow Executive Producer) and artist Carmine Di Giandomenico (All-New X-Factor) return to the shores of Genosha and to one of the most beloved X-Men crossovers of all time!

It has been ten years since the fall of Cameron Hodge and his fascist regime. Ten years that Havok and Wolfsbane have toiled and labored to rebuild Genosha into the proud mutant homeland it once was. But a decade removed from Hodge and his iron rule, their work may all be for naught. A plague has spread across the nation, infecting mutants and threatening their race with extinction. With all of Genosha quarantined and all but abandoned by the rest of the world, including the X-Men, old friends may become new enemies!

“A virus is decimating the mutant and mutate population,” says writer Marc Guggenheim in an interview with Marvel.com. “The X-Men have a cure in the form of Triage, but won’t violate the quarantine that Genosha is under, not wanting to risk extinction should the virus spread. Havok and Wolfsbane take it upon themselves to go and get Triage and bring him back to Genosha, by force if necessary.”

Ask yourself – what lengths would you go to save your people? Havok and Wolfsbane will stop at nothing to save the people of Genosha – but have they doomed Earth in the process? Find out as the landmark X-Crossover of the 90’s makes it to Battleworld in X-TINCTION AGENDA #1 this June!

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Ariana Grande, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Meghan Trainor and Fifth Harmony are among the top nominees for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA). It was announced today during “Disney Channel Presents the 2015 RDMA Nomination Special.” Categories for music’s biggest event for families include fan favorites “They’re The One – Best Music Group,” “The Freshest – Best New Artist,” “The Bestest – Song of the Year” and “XOXO – Best Crush Song.”

Voting is open now through Sunday, April 5 at Disney.com/RDMA, the Radio Disney app, via Radio Disney’s Facebook and Twitter profiles, or by texting RDMA to Disney (347639)*.

Winners will be announced at the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards on SATURDAY, APRIL 25at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE, with a 90-minute television special originating from the event to be presented SUNDAY, APRIL 26 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.

Walt Disney Records will release a compilation album of 15 tracks featuring nominees and nominated songs on TUESDAY, APRIL 21.

Tickets for the RDMAs are on sale now at AXS.com/RDMA.

The categories and nominees for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards are:

 

They’re The One – Best Music Group

5 Seconds of Summer

Fifth Harmony

One Direction

 

He’s The One – Best Male Artist

Ed Sheeran

Nick Jonas

Pharrell Williams

 

She’s The One – Best Female Artist

Ariana Grande

Meghan Trainor

Taylor Swift

 

The Bestest – Song Of The Year

Problem (feat. Iggy Azalea) – Ariana Grande

All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor

Shake It Off – Taylor Swift

 

XOXO – Best Crush Song

Jealous – Nick Jonas

Steal My Girl – One Direction

Can’t Blame a Girl For Trying – Sabrina Carpenter

 

So FANtastic – Fiercest Fans

Directioners – One Direction

Harmonizers – Fifth Harmony

R5Family – R5

 

The Freshest – Best New Artist

Charli XCX

Echosmith

Shawn Mendes

 

So Happy – Best Song That Makes You Smile

Happy – Pharrell Williams

Smile – R5

Sugar – Maroon 5

 

#Cool – Radio Disney’s Most Talked About Artist

@arianagrande

@taylorswift13

@5sos

 

Stuck In Our Heads – Catchiest New Song (Presented By BAND-AID Brand)

Shower – Becky G

Bo$$ – Fifth Harmony

Classic – MKTO

 

That’s My Jam – Best Song To Rock Out To With Your BFF

Young Blood – Bea Miller

Cool Kids – Echosmith

Geronimo – Sheppard

 

Move! – Best Song To Dance To

Shake It Off – Taylor Swift

All About That Bass – Meghan Trainor

Too Cool To Dance – Eden XO

 

Hit The Road – Best Breakup Song

Really Don’t Care (feat. Cher Lloyd) – Demi Lovato

Heartbreak Heard Around The World – Jacob Latimore

The Heart Wants What It Wants – Selena Gomez

 

You’re So Fancy! – Artist With The Best Style

Ariana Grande

Becky G

Zendaya

 

Musical Mashup – Best Collaboration

Really Don’t Care (feat. Cher Lloyd) – Demi Lovato

Wrapped Up (feat. Travie McCoy) – Olly Murs

Somebody To You (feat. Demi Lovato) – The Vamps

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This June, a cult-favorite comes to Battleworld in RUNAWAYS #1 – a brand new Secret Wars series! Rising comic stars Noelle Stevenson (NIMONA, Lumberjanes) and Sanford Greene (Uncanny Avengers) bring you a new twist on a modern Marvel classic that’s sure to appeal to Runawaysfans old and new!

The best and brightest teens from all corners of Battleworld are hand-picked to attend the most prestigious academy on the planet’s capital. Yet not all is as it seems within these hallowed halls. This esteemed educational establishment may just be grooming the next generation of super villains!

What happens when the new class learns they’re on the fast track to evil and their headmaster is a diabolical super villain? RUN AWAY!

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“Noelle and Sanford have come up with a fun cast of alternate reality versions of some fan-favorite characters (including original Runaway Molly Hayes!), plus a few new characters who we’re really excited about,” said editor Wil Moss. “It’s a different take on RUNAWAYS, for sure, but that same fresh, adventurous, character-driven spirit of the original series remains the same!”

Now, teenagers Molly Hayes, Jubilee, Bucky Barnes, Cloak & Dagger, Amadeus Cho, Skaar and a few new faces are striking out on their own — taking on Battleworld, learning to deal with each other, and learning to deal with themselves. Enter the world of a Secret Wars story unlike any other when Stevenson and Greene bring you a new spin on the Runaways this June in RUNAWAYS #1!