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Remembering Robin Williams

Remembering Robin Williams with Live-Action Aladdin and HBO’s Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Aladdin’s live-action release is set for May 2019, and while it is certainly fun to follow its developments, I could not help but feel a little sad when I read that… Read More »Remembering Robin Williams

Videopolis: “Friend Like Me” Piano tribute to Robin Williams

Scott Bradlee, whose fantastic Disney cartoon theme song covers with his band PostModern Jukebox we shared earlier, is out with his own tribute to the late great Robin Williams. Bradlee plays a piano only version of “Friend Like Me” as a tribute to Williams. Not… Read More »Videopolis: “Friend Like Me” Piano tribute to Robin Williams

Disney Channel to air Aladdin in Robin Williams Tribute

The four main Disney channels will be showing Disney’s “Aladdin” several times this week as part of a tribute to the late great Robin Williams. Here’s when you can catch them (all times Eastern and Pacific): Saturday at 9am and 6:30pm, Disney Channel Saturday at… Read More »Disney Channel to air Aladdin in Robin Williams Tribute

Reactions from the world of Disney to Death of Disney Legend Robin Williams

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Reactions to the death of comic genius Robin Williams are coming in from across the entertainment industry and around the globe. Although Williams had a hot and cold relationship with The Walt Disney Company, there is no denying his influence and role in the success of the studio.

Chair and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Robert Iger on the passing of Disney Legend Robin Williams:

“We’re deeply saddened by the loss of Robin Williams, a wonderfully gifted man who touched our hearts and never failed to make us laugh.

An incredible actor and a comedic genius, Robin will always be remembered for bringing some of the world’s favorite characters to life, from his zany alien on ABC’s Mork & Mindy to the irascible genie in Disney’s Aladdin.

He was a true Disney Legend, a beloved member of our family, and he will be sorely missed.

We join Robin’s friends and fans everywhere in mourning, and offer our thoughts and condolences to his family during this difficult time.”

As mentioned in my brief summary of his career, Williams was made a Disney Legend in 2009. I want to use this post to collect reactions from around the Disney world to his much too early passing.

The Disney Theatrical Broadway production of Aladdin tweeted:

and current Broadway incarnation of The Genie, James M. Iglehart, said

Bill Farmer, the voice of Goofy said:

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Hollywood Reacts to Robin Williams Death

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It’s a sad day around the world. Robin Williams’ death will no doubt be felt hard in Hollywood. He had such an impact there. Here are a few of the reactions coming from Williams’ fellow celebrities.


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