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Disney and ‘Star Wars’ Fans Wish James Earl Jones a Happy Birthday

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Many Disney fans or Star Wars fans already know actor James Earl Jones, even if they only know the actor’s voice. James Earl Jones has a deep, resonant voice that made him famous as Mufasa in The Lion King (1994) and Darth Vader in the original Star Wars films. He’s also been featured in many other films that did not involve ...

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COVID Closes Down Broadway’s ‘Aladdin’ Again

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Earlier this year, Broadway performers and Broadway audiences were thrilled and moved by the emotional return of Broadway’s shows–particularly Disney Broadway shows including The Lion King, Frozen, and Aladdin. The lead performers in the three Disney Broadway shows even performed together on The View in a beautiful medley of their show’s iconic songs (the unique mix of Broadway performances featured Caroline Bowman as Elsa ...

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Fit For A Prince: A Profile of Disney’s Notable Male Protagonists

Disney Princesses undeniably dominate the movie scene in comparison to many of their supporting male counterparts. Ironically, it is some of these secondary male characters who are the actual royals responsible for bestowing various Disney Princesses with their regal status to begin with. In other instances, you have movies that star a male protagonist who ultimately ends up being outshined ...

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The Circle of Life: How The Land Before Time Inspired The Lion King

The age-old tale of an orphaned character undertaking a perilous journey is something we’ve become pretty familiar with over the decades. And Disney is no stranger to such story-telling structures, with the likes of The Jungle Book and The Lion King being only two examples out of many. They all seem to feature animals too – which is an extremely ...

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The Spooktacular Seven: A Selection of Disney’s Most Devious Villains

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There are many Disney Villains to choose from, whether they’re animated or live-action. And now that Disney owns a huge number of IPs, it’s interesting to see what other crooked characters are in the mix. Naturally, Halloween has got us thinking which Disney Villains are the most devious, and not only that, but we’ve also been wondering whether we could ...

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Why Doesn’t The Lion King Have a Bigger Presence at Disney Parks?

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It’s no mystery that Disney Parks are populated by the world of film, with the usual contenders being the likes of Star Wars, Toy Story and the more traditional Disney fairytales and characters. But what does often leave us scratching our heads is why certain properties don’t have a big presence. It’s not unreasonable to suggest that there are a ...

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Best Non-Greeting Character Experiences at Disney World

Disney World is teeming with all sorts of characters, but due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, character greetings remain temporarily unavailable and there’s no word on when they will be reinstated. While this does mean that guests miss out on personal encounters with their favorite Disney characters, there are still many other ways for you to see them – you ...

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Disney’s Broadway Shows Just Merged Into One Incredible and Emotional Performance

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If you’ve been paying attention to Broadway’s return, then you already know that the casts of Disney’s Aladdin, Lion King, and Frozen are absolutely ecstatic to be back on stage performing in front of their beloved audiences–and today, those cast members honored Disney lovers with a spectacular combined performance on The View! See the performance in the video below at ...

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Disney Gift Cards Get A Special Update

We were already ecstatic to hear that Walt Disney was back on Broadway, with not one but three shows returning to the stage; now, Disney and Broadway fans can also get a unique gift card for theater tickets as a celebration of the news! Disney Gift Cards have been given two new eye-catching designs for “Aladdin” and “The Lion King”, ...

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Disney is Bringing Nostalgic 90s Games to PCs and Consoles!

I LOVED playing so many of the classic Disney video games on my SNES back in the 90s, so I am thrilled to share the news that Disney is planning on bringing some of these nostalgic favorites to PCs and a variety of consoles later this year. The line of classic Disney games is set to include: Disney’s Aladdin (SNES, ...

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