Disney’s Step Up 3D “Characters” Featurette


Take a behind-the-scenes look at the characters of 'Step Up 3D', coming to theaters August 6th, 2010.New York's intense street dancing underground comes alive in eye-popping Digital 3D in the third installment of the "Step Up" franchise as the raw, passion-fueled culture goes global. A tight-knit group of street dancers, including Luke (Rick Malambri) and Natalie (Sharni Vinson), team up with NYU freshman Moose (Adam Sevani), and find themselves pitted against the world's best hip … [Read more...]

Countdown to Hutch Dano’s ‘Den Brother’ Movie – Events Starting August 6th


Hutch Dano (of Disney XD's hit series “Zeke and Luther”) and G. Hannelius (“Sonny With A Chance”) star in the winsome comedy “Den Brother,” a Disney Channel Original Movie about a self-centered teen hockey star, who must swallow his pride, step in and become substitute leader of his little sister's Bumble Bee troop. Filmed in Salt Lake City, Utah, “Den Brother” premieres FRIDAY, AUGUST 13 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.In anticipation of the movie, DisneyChannel.com will present the … [Read more...]

Disneyworld Fantasyland Construction Walk Through Videos


Our friend Jeff Lang has been out at Walt Disney World taking lots of video of the Fantasyland Construction that is going on. Here are some video highlights of what Disney has been up to.Construction equipment moves around dirt in preparation for the new Fantasyland.You can see where the new construction areas are, and where the Fastpass machines are for The Adventures of Winnie the Pooh.This is a peek over the wall at what is going on with the construction of Fantasyland! … [Read more...]

What’s Happening at Disney California Adventure Park This Summer


Great news from Disney Parks Blog of all the Happenings coming to Disney California Adventure.In January, we began sharing a series of videos (with the help of our host, Eddie) to document all the exciting changes coming to Disney California Adventure park.Today’s video focuses on the new attractions and shows that are available at Disney California Adventure park this summer. “World of Color” and Silly Symphony Swings are now open, and we’re also sharing video of the nighttime … [Read more...]

The ‘Sunnyside’ of Sleepy Hollow

Walt Disney Imagineering Art Director Alex Caruthers recently shared a little-known piece of trivia with me regarding the inspiration for the Magic Kingdom Park quick service restaurant Sleepy Hollow, located in Liberty Square. I have been passing Sleepy Hollow regularly, since 1974, and never gave a thought as to a “story line” … (There is ALWAYS a story line).Sleepy Hollow (the restaurant) offers tasty caramel corn, assorted cookies and refreshments, and is generally busy most of the time. … [Read more...]