Part of the fun of riding the Jungle Cruise attraction is the humorous Skippers who regale Guests with stories and jokes…but some Guests at Disneyland got a surprise recently when they boarded only to discover their Skipper was none other than Disney Legend Josh Gad!… Read More »Meet Your New Disneyland Jungle Cruise Skipper…Disney Legend Josh Gad!
Disney Legend Burny Mattinson, who worked as an animator, director, producer, and story artist at Walt Disney Animation Studios during an unprecedented 70-year career, passed away Monday, February 27, 2023, at Canyon Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Canoga Park, California, following a short illness.… Read More »Disney Legend Burny Mattinson Passes Away at 87
The 2022 class of Disney Legends has just been announced, and for its 35th anniversary, the Legends will be honored at next month’s D23 Expo. The 2022 Legends The 2022 list of Disney Legends spans film, TV, Broadway, and more. This year’s list of Legends… Read More »The 2022 Disney Legends Have Been Announced
It’s a D23 kind of day as news drops about some big presentations planned for this fall’s D23 Expo 2022, which was announced in January. D23 Expo 2022 runs September 9-11 in Anaheim, California, and will be full of Disney fun, from the theater to… Read More »D23 Reveals Big Presentations for D23 Expo 2022
Tim Considine, one of the most popular young Disney actors of the 1950s and 1960s, died Thursday at his home in Mar Vista (Los Angeles). He was 81. Considine was born in Los Angeles on December 31, 1940. He is the son of British-born film… Read More »Disney Legend Tim Considine Passes Away
Walt Disney Archives Founder and Disney Legend Dave Smith is Honored with Window on Disneyland’s Main Street, U.S.A.
Dave Smith, Disney Legend and founder of The Walt Disney Archives, was honored with the unveiling of his very own window at Disneyland, in the early morning hours of January 24, 2022. In the late 1960s, Smith was working on a bibliography on Walt Disney… Read More »Walt Disney Archives Founder and Disney Legend Dave Smith is Honored with Window on Disneyland’s Main Street, U.S.A.
The D23 Expo is all sold out this year. So if you’re one of the ones who waiting too long, or weren’t planning to go in the fist place, there’s some good news. Two events on all three days will be live streamed on the… Read More »D23 Expo to live stream select sessions each day for remote Disney fans
I am not sure that there is any greater honor than to become a Disney Legend. The Disney Legends Awards, established in 1987, recognize individuals who have made an integral and extraordinary contribution to The Walt Disney Company. Recipients are chosen by a selection committee,… Read More »Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau among those to be honored as Disney Legends