Billy Dee Williams, the King of Cool, is a HUGE Disney Fan

You may know Billy Dee Williams from his portrail of the sly gambler, Lando Calrissian in the original Star Wars trilogy. What you may not know is that he is an accomplished artist and Disney fan. I recently had a chance to chat with Willams for a press event promotion the upcoming 2011 D23 Expo where spoke about Star Wars and art.Now that Star Tours - The Adventures Continue Billy Dee has heard nothing but great things about the attraction and hopes to check it out soon. He believes his … [Read more...]



Disneyland Coming Soon to Russia

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I read and article today from The Voice of Russia where they are talking about building a Disneyland in Russia near Kaliningrad. This is the first I heard of this so I though I would pass along their article. No official word has been released yet but stay tuned if this is true we will be one of the first to let you know.A Russian Disneyland may appear in the Kaliningrad Region, the westernmost region of Russia. The idea of laying out a modern amusement park in the Amber Land has been … [Read more...]



Top 5 Best Things About Port Orleans Riverside

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One of the most popular Walt Disney World resorts is Port Orleans Riverside! This moderate resort offers plenty of Southern charm and transports guests back in time to those old, lazy summer afternoons, along with some Pixie Dust too of course!1. Quality-Port Orleans Riverside is the most popular moderate resort on property; and the reason for this is Riverside's quality. This resort has great personality, warmth, helpful service, variety of activities, and a spectacular, leisurely setting. … [Read more...]



Walt Disney Studios to Release John Carter in IMAX 3D in March 2012

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IMAX Corporation and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures today announced that the action-adventure film John Carter, from Academy(R) Award-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton, will be released to IMAX(R) theatres simultaneously with the film's worldwide release on March 9, 2012. John Carter is based on a classic novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs and stars Taylor Kitsch, Willem Dafoe and Lynn Collins. John Carter, set on the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars), tells the story of war-weary … [Read more...]



One More Disney Day promotion tied to environmental awareness at D23?

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Disney's plans to launch an unspecified program titled One More Disney Day may be connected with a special announcement scheduled as part of the Friday programming at the D23 expo on August 19.  Stitchkingdom.com has connected the new program with the announcement and suggested that the program may be a revival of the 2010 Give a Day, Get a Disney Day program.  That initiative proved so popular that it reached capacity and closed after a few months due to the unprecedented response.Disney … [Read more...]