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New Animation Building at Disney Studios named after Roy E. Disney

Update: My sources tell me its definitely a new building. My guess is that TV or the direct-to-dvd folks will move into the hat building. Update: ABC7 is reporting that they’re just renaming the current building. While that’s still nice, … Continue reading

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Walt’s Grandson Arrested

KTLA reports on one of Walt’s grandchildren who has gone off the reservation. Patrick Disney Miller, 42, was taken into custody about 5:30 a.m. Wednesday after police served a search warrant at his home in Woodland Hills, said Officer Rosario … Continue reading

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Roy E. Disney interviewed

The Archive of American Television has put up a 6 part video interview with Roy E Disney. Filmed in 2007, the 2.5 hour conversation covers the early history of the Disney company and the role that his father, Roy O. … Continue reading

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Philanthropist Abigail Disney deals by economy

Had a hard time crafting a headline for this one, after all when the story lede is “Walt Disney’s Grandniece loses millions in Real Estate“, it’s difficult to stay away from the sensational. The truth is Abigail Disney is just … Continue reading

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Walt Disney’s Chicago Birthplace still for sale

Disney fans with cash to spare have a chance to own some unique history – the home where Walt Disney was born. Walt Disney’s father Elias built the Tripp Avenue two-story house himself in 1892. Walt Disney was born in … Continue reading

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