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Josh Gad Confirms Heā€™s Leaving Iconic Role

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Actor Josh Gad has become a Disney legend and popular figure in Hollywood because of his work in several top blockbusters. Gad’s career took off with his Broadway debut in the musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee in 2007, where he showcased his comedic prowess. His talent eventually caught the attention of Disney, leading to his breakthrough role ...

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‘We Are All Losers.’ Josh Gad Threatened For Showing Sympathy For Israel

Josh Gad Threatened For Showing Sympathy For Israel

This weekend, the world watched in horror as Hamas invaded Israel. Thousands of Israelis, Palestinians, and nine Americans were killed in the fighting. The Israeli army and the rest of the world were taken entirely by surprise as hundreds of Israelis were taken hostage, and fierce fighting occurred in the streets of Israel. Many celebrities took to social media to ...

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Josh Gad Faces Backlash After Defending Disney’s Posthumous Use of Robin Williams’ Voice

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Earlier today, Disney Legend andĀ FrozenĀ star Josh Gad revealed that the late Robin Williams was brought back to life, so to speak, to reprise his Genie role in the new Disney short calledĀ Once Upon a Studio.Ā  Robin Williams and His Controversial Return At first, responses to this news — particularly since the short was using “previously unheard audio” that Robin Williams ...

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Disney Releases “Previously Unheard” Genie Dialogue From Robin Williams

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The iconic comedian and A-list actor named Robin Williams passed away several years ago, but the actor (who was known among Disney fans for his performance as the Genie in two AladdinĀ films from Walt Disney Feature Animation) recently returned — in a manner of speaking — for a very heartwarming ode to Disney Animation and Walt Disney Pictures!Ā  In a ...

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Disney Legend Blames GOP for School Shooting

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In the aftermath of a tragic school shooting, a Disney Legend casts his blame for the tragedy. But instead of calling out the actual shooter or even spreading a message of condolences and a plea for peace, he touts political rhetoric and claims the GOP wants kids to die. On Monday, March 27, a transgendered 28-year-old named Audrey Elizabeth Hale ...

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Josh Gad Addresses ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ Casting Rumors

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It’s no secret that social media is a double-edged sword, and that rumors can quickly spread even if they have no basis in fact. Disney Legend andĀ FrozenĀ icon Josh Gad has just gotten a taste of this phenomenon, as rumors of his casting in Disney’sĀ Hunchback of Notre DameĀ live-action remake have gone viral! Josh Gad wrote in a post on Instagram that ...

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When Trolls Strike, Josh Gad to the Rescue

Josh Gad Defends Mermaid Casting

Internet trolls have been having a field day lately with Disney. It started with the casting of Halle Bailey, who is African American, in the role of Ariel in The Little Mermaid. The backlash continued with the casting of Yara Shahidi as Tinker Bell inĀ Peter Pan and Wendy. Fan backlash even struck the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the casting of ...

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Josh Gad Joins Olaf On Disney World Ride

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Everyone’s favoriteĀ FrozenĀ snowman and warm-hug-fan is back — in a way that has Disney fans wondering if they’re seeing double! Josh Gad, the newly-inaugurated Disney Legend who plays Olaf the snowman in theĀ FrozenĀ films and Disney+ shorts, has appeared on the Frozen Ever After ride in EPCOT at Walt Disney World Resort. The actor and performer Josh Gad is known for being ...

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Disney Legend Josh Gad Says Goodbye to Splash Mountain

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Apparently, run-of-the-mill Disney World and Disneyland visitors are not the only Disney customers who are going to miss Splash Mountain. Disney Legend Josh Gad (a Disney darling who is known for voicing Olaf the snowman in all of the FrozenĀ films or shorts, and who played Le Fou in the 2018Ā Beauty and the BeastĀ adaptation) was just paying a visit to the ...

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Josh Gad Considers Leaving Twitter After Elon Musk’s Takeover

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Last week, several celebrities voiced their concern and consideration of abandoning Twitter after Elon Musk completed his takeover of the social media platform. One of those celebrities was Disney Legend Josh Gad. On October 28, theĀ FrozenĀ star said, “Large exodus happening on this platform. Not sure if I stay or not. Leaning toward staying, but if today is a sign of ...

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