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Former Olympian Monkeys around at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The acrobatic hijinks of the Festival of the Lion King’s monkey act is one of the most high energy sections of the show. We’ve known that Disney likes to recruit form Olympic gymnasts to play one of those roles. With … Continue reading

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Wreck-it Ralph – Get In The Game Trailer

Three days and three new trailers for Disney’s Wreck-it Ralph. While still featuring Jane Lynch and Jack McBrayer as hosts, this one does not focus on any particular Olympic sport, but rather encourages you to “Get In The Games.” It … Continue reading

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Disney releases Olympics themed trailer for Wreck-it Ralph

Walt Disney Pictures’ marketing team is attempting to piggy bank on Olympics mania with a special Olympics-themed TV spot for Wreck-It Ralph. The spot features appearances actors Jack McBrayer and Jane Lynch who voice Fix-it Felix and Sergeant Calhoun respectively … Continue reading

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Disneyland Fetes USA Volleyball Team Prior to London Olympics

Disneyland knows how to do celebrations right. Even though it was the resort’s birthday yesterday, they took the time to honor and celebrate USA Volleyball with a festive cavalcade down Main Street, U.S.A. The patriotic tribute celebrated two Anaheim-based teams … Continue reading

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“Just Keep Swimming” – Pixar and Disney joins with USA Swimming to promote Swimming

Disney and Pixar are using the occasion of Finding Nemo’s theatrical 3D release to join forces with USA Swimming to promote their website SwimToday. It doesn’t hurt that the Olympics are right around the corner either. It’s corny, but it’s … Continue reading

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