Tag Archives: Disney Legends

Dick Van Dyke Cuts Retirement at 98 Years Old

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If you’re a hardcore Disney fan or have simply been around a TV set in the last century, chances are you’ve had some experience with the legendary Dick Van Dyke. With a career spanning over 70 years, the beloved actor of screen and stage is still one of the most active members of Hollywood’s golden age, and he’s not finished ...

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‘Frozen’ Star Idina Menzel Sings Tinker Bell’s Praises Despite Backlash

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In a segment with Billboard called “Speed Dating,” celebrities are asked a series of quick questions about their life — and in her very recent Speed Dating segment, Frozen star Idina Menzel made it clear that she has a thing for classic live-action Disney movie stars as well as a fondness for an unexpected Disney heroine! From Softball Questions to Hardball Questions The Broadway ...

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Is Disney Trapping Its Legendary Actors With These False Promises?

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Being a Disney celebrity or Disney Channel actor has never apparently been easy — but these days, it seems particularly tricky to be a Disney star. According to this recent report from a supposedly reliable source, the Walt Disney Company has allegedly been systematically restricting its A-list stars by tying them to contracts with no intention of following through on ...

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Disney Legend Alice Davis Passes Away

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Another (literally) legendary Disney icon has passed away. Disney Legend and costume designer Alice Davis has died at the age of 93. Alice Davis was well-known among Disney fans as a longstanding and highly-renowned costume designer for the Walt Disney Company — both when it came to costume design for classic Disney films like the 1959 animated movie Sleeping Beauty and when ...

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Disney+ Announces Idina Menzel Documentary

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The new Disney Legend and Frozen star Idina Menzel is getting her own documentary on the streaming service Disney+ — so if you’re a huge fan of musicals, musical theater, and singing, then you will definitely want to tune in! Idina Menzel became recognizable in the Disney community after her first time voicing the Disney princess Elsa in the 2012 Frozen film, and after ...

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A Fun List of Takeaways From the First Day of D23

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Day One of D23 got off to a non-stop action-packed start. And through it all we got to experience loads of exciting new reveals. Here is a recap of some of our most memorable takeaways. Bob Chapek Isn’t So Popular We couldn’t help but hear the boos that Bob Chapek was pelted with when he first took to the stage ...

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New Disney Legend ‘Single-Handedly’ Negotiated the Creation of Disney World, Reedy Creek

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There would be no Walt Disney World Resort without Robert Price “Bob” Foster, and today, one of the most influential persons in Disney history was named a Disney Legend at the 2022 D23 Expo. Many of you reading this article will be familiar with the term “Project X,” Walt Disney’s then-super secret project in the 1960s to buy the 27,000+ ...

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Josh Gad Surprises Audience During Disney Legend Awards Speech

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This year, Josh Gad was honored as a Disney Legend, and the actor surprised Disney fans with his acceptance speech. One of the most highly anticipated events of Disney’s ultimate fan event, the D23 Expo, is the Disney Legends Awards ceremony. This year’s honorees included some from the cast of Frozen, namely Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Idina Menzel, and Jonathan ...

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‘Fantasmic!’, ‘Festival of the Lion King’ Creator Dead at 84

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Another Disney Legend has passed away. This time it was the man who brought Disney Fanatics the Theme Parks’ live spectaculars: revolutionary live entertainment director Ron Logan. Beginning his time with Disney as a trumpet player in Disneyland and rising to the role of executive vice president, executive producer, for Walt Disney Entertainment, Ron was the man behind all of ...

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‘Frozen’ Actors Dominate the 2022 Disney Legend Awards

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The 2022 Disney Legend honorees have just been announced, and fans of the kingdom of Arendelle will be particularly excited. Not one, but four Frozen actors are about to become Disney Legends! Some Disney fans might actually just be surprised to hear that it has taken Disney so long to transform the Frozen voiceover cast into Disney Legends., considering how successful the ...

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