ABC, Freeform Presentations Coming to D23 Expo 2019

ABC is coming to the D23 Expo 2019 with a full lineup of fun filled entertainment presentations. Guests won’t want to miss Dancing with the Stars, Black-ish and more during The Ultimate Disney Fan Event!

What’s happening:

  • ABC is bringing their biggest stars of comedy, action and dance competition to D23 Expo 2019 this August.
  • Guests attending the biennial event will be have the chance to learn more about their favorite shows at three presentations taking place over the weekend.
  • Fans can:
  • The fun takes place at D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event, August 23-25, at the Anaheim Convention Center.


Dancing with the Stars and Disney!:

  • Friday, Aug. 23, 10:00 a.m., D23 Expo Arena
  • Good Morning America’s Ginger Zee hosts a behind-the-scenes peek into the most magical night in the ballroom: Disney Night!
  • Join Ginger, show host Tom Bergeron, show judge Carrie Ann Inaba, Mirrorball champions Rashad Jennings and Jordan Fisher, and Dancing with the Stars executive producer Andrew Llinares for a celebration of the Dancing with the Stars and Disney connection.
  • There may even be a hint at what’s to come on Dancing with the Stars 2019 this fall on ABC.


Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.:

  • Friday, August 23, 3:00 pm, D23 Expo Arena
  • Stars and executive producers from ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. come together to honor the past six seasons of the show while looking forward to the forthcoming thrilling conclusion of the series in summer 2020.
  • Executive producer and head of Marvel Television, Jeph Loeb, will host the presentation with cast members Clark Gregg, new Disney Legend Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge, Henry Simmons, and Jeff Ward as well as executive producers Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen and Jeff Bell.


The “ish” Universe: black-ish, grown-ish and mixed-ish:

  • Saturday, August 24, 3:00 pm, D23 Expo Arena
  • Headlined by Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi and Tika Sumpter, the stars from ABC’s black-ish, Freeform’s grown-ish and ABC’s newest spinoff mixed-ish come together to highlight the expanding “ish” universe.
  • Fans won’t want to miss this star-studded panel where anything could happen!


  • Following is the full schedule* of stars making special appearances in the Walt Disney Television booth throughout the weekend.
  • Friday, August 23
  • 2:00-3:00 pm:
    • Dancing with the Stars stars past and present Ginger Zee, Carrie Ann Inaba, Tom Bergeron, Rashad Jennings and Jordan Fisher
  • 5:00-6:00 pm:
    • Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. stars Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge, Henry Simmons and Jeff Ward, and executive producers Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, Jeff Bell and Jeph Loeb
  • Saturday, August 24
  • 1:00-2:30 pm:
    • black-ish, grown-ish and mixed-ish stars to be announced

*Schedule and participants subject to change.

Get your tickets!:

  • Select tickets are still available for the D23 Expo 2019 and can be purchased at
  • Single-day tickets for Friday and Sunday are available for $89 for one-day adult admission and $69 for children 3–9.
  • Single-day Saturday tickets and three-day passes are sold out.
  • And be sure to come say hello to Laughing Place at the exhibitor hall. We can’t wait to meet you!