The Disney Cruise Line can officially call New Orleans home as the first cruise has departed from the new homeport in Louisiana on Feb 7, 2020. Guests on board the Disney Wonder’s first departure from the Crescent City received a celebratory bon voyage from Princess… Read More »Disney Wonder launches inaugural voyage from New Orleans
“The Real” talk show co-host Tamera Mowry-Housley, daughter Ariah, 8 months, son Aden, age 3, and husband Adam met with Tiana on March 4, 2016 at EPCOT in the American Pavilion. Tamera has Disney ties as she first gained fame as teenager Tamera Campbell on… Read More »TV Host Tamera Mowry-Housley Visits Walt Disney World Resort
It’s a Princess and the Frog theme for the third of six enchanted windows that are being added to Main Street USA for Disneyland’s 60th anniversary. Princess Tiana and Prince Naveen appear in both Frog form and cutting it up on the back of a… Read More »Princess Tiana window display added to Disneyland’s Main Street
She started as a performer for Disney Cruise Lines, made a name for herself on American Idol, and was recognized for her considerable talent with an Academy Award for her performance in DreamGirls (among many awards across industries). She’s never forgotten her Disney roots. She… Read More »Jennifer Hudson is Tiana in New Annie Leibovitz Disney Dream Portrait
Editor: Please welcome back guest author Mark Storer to The Disney Blog. When Disney’s The Princess and The Frog first came out, there were all kinds of pontifications. Many pundits thought it Disney’s best work, sublime, thoughtful and artfully crafted. Risky, said others. Other still… Read More »The Problem with the Princess and the Frog
I think Disney knew they faced a formidable foe this weekend with James Cameron’s Avatar. But I don’t think they realized how deep into the Disney demographic it would reach. Although Avatar was PG-13 I saw families bringing much younger children in to see the… Read More »Frog Princess slips off the Royal Lillypad
Disney’s latest animated feature film “The Princess and The Frog” took in an estimated $25 million at the box office this weekend. A healthy number for Disney’s return to hand drawn animation, but not blockbuster numbers either. Pixar’s “The Incredibles” and “Finding Nemo” each opened… Read More »The Princess and the Frog reels in $25 million
Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger takes the 1980s idea of synergy that was perfected by the early Eisner and Wells administration to the next level with his concept of the Franchise. I’m not talking Kevin Garnett for you NBA fans. Nor is it like… Read More »Is The Princess and the Frog Disney’s next Franchise?