Author Archives: Becky Burkett

Becky's from the Lone Star State and has been writing since she was 10 and encountered her first Disney Park when she was 11. It was love at first Main Street Electrical Parade. Joy is blank lined journals, 0.7 mm pens, and all things Walt, Woody and Buzz, PIXAR, Imagineering, Sleeping Beauty (make it blue!), Disney Parks history and EPCOT. At Disney World, you'll find her croonin' with the birdies at the Enchanted Tiki Room or hangin' with Woody and the gang at Toy Story Land. If you can dream, you really can do it!

New Collaboration Between ‘Bluey’ & ‘The Simpsons’ Leaves Fans Confused, Enraged

Simpsons Family

Over the weekend, fans were shocked–and some were enraged–to see Bluey and Bingo from the Disney+ children’s series, Bluey, in a Mother’s Day episode of The Simpsons. The Creator of ‘Bluey’ Shares His Inspiration For the Series Australian animator Joe Brumm is credited with creating Bluey, one of the most successful children’s programs of all time. Not only did he create ...

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Disney Unveils Dates and More for Popular Halloween Parties

Mickey and minnie mouse in halloween costumes wave from a parade float at night, with illuminated disney castle and festive decorations in the background.

It’s only May, but before you know it, the spookiest season of the year at Disney Parks will be upon us, and tickets for two of Disney’s most popular events of that season go on sale this week! Disney Parks Know How to Celebrate! Disney Parks have quite a reputation when it comes to over-the-top celebrations, especially at the Walt ...

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Final Moments Leading Up to the Death of a Former ‘American Idol’ Star Have Been Revealed

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Details about the final moments in the life of a former American Idol star who was found dead in her home earlier this month have been revealed, including information that suggests the late star had “no way to call for help.” An Unexpected & Heartwrenching Loss Mandisa Hundley, known simply as “Mandisa” to her fans, was found dead in her ...

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Stunt Misfire Rattles Set of New Movie with Former Disney Stars

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A car crash that happened during a stunt sequence on the set of a new heist film starring two former Disney actors has left several injured in Atlanta. A Stunt Scene Gone Wrong The accident took place on Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia, on the set of the Amazon MGM Studios new heist film titled The Pickup, starring Eddie Murphy and ...

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Target Stores Set to Part Ways With Iconic Disney Products

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Target Stores across the country and Disney will begin a systematic parting of ways, following in another major retailer’s footsteps, and while the partnership between the two mega-conglomerates has been undeniable, the changing climate of consumer needs and behaviors has made a piece of that partnership obsolete. Target Stores and Disney The Target Corporation has long been synonymous with providing ...

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Producer Jerry Bruckheimer Hits the Red Carpet After Confirming New ‘Pirates 6’ Reboot

Jerry Bruckheimer

Veteran filmmaker Jerry Bruckheimer made an appearance on the red carpet during the premiere of his newest film shortly after confirming the upcoming reboot of Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean 6. A Red Carpet Premiere in New York Jerry Bruckheimer, who produced all of Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean films, as well as Tom Cruise’s TopGun films, spent Monday evening ...

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Disney Legend, Tim Allen Breaks Silence on Retirement Talks

Tim Allen and Buzz Lightyear

Long before actor Tim Allen lent his voice to Toy Story‘s futuristic Pixar character in a space ranger suit, he had fully embraced the character and the role of the man in the big red suit. And years before Disney approached the comedian about embodying Jolly Old St. Nick, Allen was busy taping episodes of ABC’s Home Improvement, a sitcom ...

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Awful Life Lessons From Classic Disney and Pixar Films

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Disney’s classic films have long been known for their colorful, enchanting animation, their lovable characters, and the timeless life lessons and wisdom they impart to those who watch them. Sadly, however, there are some people who find it impossible to embrace such a mindset of magic, of wonder, and of “happily ever after.” For those people, any number of Disney’s ...

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Magic Kingdom Closing Guest-Favorite Attraction in Another Step Toward the Reimagining of Frontierland

Disney Frontierland

Magic Kingdom will soon close a guest-favorite attraction in another step toward an exciting reimagining of Frontierland. According to a post on X, formerly Twitter, by DVC Shop, Disney World will close the Frontierland Shootin’ Arcade, located in Frontierland at Magic Kingdom, to make room for a new members-only space. Rumor Suggests Possible Location for New Disney Vacation Club Lounge: ...

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Actor Louis Gossett, Jr., Dead at Age 87

Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr., the iconic actor whose performances graced screens big and small for over six decades, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2024, at the age of 87. His death marks the end of an era in Hollywood, leaving behind a legacy of talent, passion, and activism. A Love For Acting From an Early Age Born on May 27, ...

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