Tag Archives: The Princess and the Frog

The Truth Behind Disney’s Original Plans for Princess Tiana

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These days, the 2009 animated Disney movie called The Princess and the Frog is a hot topic due to Princess Tiana’s upcoming Magic Kingdom ride (which will be called Tiana’s Bayou Adventure and has, reportedly, caused its predecessor Splash Mountain to start acting out in bizarre ways). Princess Tiana has become an iconic Disney princess, with many Disney fans appreciating the movie’s ...

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“I’m Certainly Not Princess Material”: The Story Behind the Real-Life Princess Tiana

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Princess Tiana is top of mind with Splash Mountain taking its final plunge. Although construction walls marked with the jazz-playing alligator Louis and friends slinging soulful songs (or so we imagine) around Disney’s new attraction, there’s more work to do on developing the whimsical world of the Bayou. The wheels are turning for Imagineers, looping in award-winning artists PJ Morton ...

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Out With the Old, in With the Bayou: Disney Releases New Details on Tiana’s Bayou Adventure

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With over 230-minute queues, a dangerous log flume exit, and viles of the attraction’s water stowed by Imagineer Tony Baxter, it’s safe to say Disneyland’s Splash Mountain left a br’ery big impression on its last day at the Park. As of May 31, 2023, the equally controversial and iconic Disneyland Resort attraction shut down for good. Banished for its racist ...

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Tiana Trends as Twitter Debates the Best Disney Princesses

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There’s a Disney storm brewing—and no, it’s not one of the Park’s classic thunderstorms. Over the weekend, a heated debate on Twitter questioned Disney’s most graceful characters. With Disney’s finger forever on the pulse of nostalgia, the stories surrounding Disney’s princesses have had a hold on fans for nearly a century. Whether it’s their dreamy vocals, cute companions, triumphs, or ...

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Disney Chooses Renowned Artist For Tiana’s Bayou Adventure

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Now that Splash Mountain is officially closed forever in Walt Disney World Resort — and on its way out, in an equally-permanent fashion, in Disneyland Resort — Disney fans are moving past their mourning and turning their attention to the Princess and the Frog ride that will be replacing the Magic Kingdom classic. We have been learning, bit by bit, about what ...

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FOX News Host Accuses Disney of “Woke and Worthless” Decision About Splash Mountain

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Even though the Magic Kingdom ride called Splash Mountain is leaving forever in late January, many Disney fans are still not happy about the ride’s removal from Walt Disney World Resort (and the to-be-announced removal of the Disneyland Park ride location too) — and apparently, one high-profile Fox News host is one of those pro-Splash Mountain individuals! Fox News host ...

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‘Princess and the Frog’ Boutique Opens in Disneyland

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Princess Tiana is at it again with a new establishment that has been built in her honor — and if you’re in Disneyland’s New Orleans Square as of today, you can now check it out in person! Eudora’s Chic Boutique is open for business, with a side of Tiana’s Gourmet Secret! According to the official Disneyland website, this Princess and the ...

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Go Behind the Scenes of ‘Tiana’s Bayou Adventure’

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The new Princess and the Frog ride that is replacing the Magic Kingdom Splash Mountain ride in late 2024 has been highly anticipated by some Disney princess fans and dreaded by others (who want Splash Mountain to stay open. However, regardless of individual opinions, Tiana’s Bayou Adventure is happening — and the team behind the new ride (including Walt Disney Imagineering) has ...

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