Boy has DisneyWorld trip ruined after US immigration rules him a threat

Civil servants Kathy and Edward Francis planned to surprise their grandson Micah Strachan with the holiday of a lifetime to Florida in February.They were only going to tell Micah about it when they took him to the airport on February 19 for the flight to the US.They had already spent more than £1,500 on plane tickets and had been organising the trip for months.But this week US Embassy officials denied the schoolboy a visa to enter the US.They said there was a risk he … [Read more...]

Follow Up: Dates set for Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ the Musical


Just a quick follow up of the article I posted earlier this week about Disney's Aladdin the Stage Musical. This news comes to us from The Seattle Times.The stage version of the Disney animated musical "Aladdin" will have its world-premiere run at the 5th Avenue Theatre July 7-31 in Seattle.The show will feature the hit 1992 film's Academy Award-honored musical score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and a cast and creative team drawn from Seattle and Broadway.Set to … [Read more...]

Disney Detectives is on the look out for Disney News!


There is an interesting little site called Disney Detectives coming up on my link list. It seems they go out and search the internet for Disney News from all the big names and feed it into their site for our viewing pleasure. Nothing is hosted there and most times its a just a few sentences of an article, just enough to see if its worth clicking on and reading.Very interesting idea, like the site says you can just leave it up and it will refresh it seems to be about every hour with new … [Read more...]

Luke Skywalker – Jedi Knight Premium Format Figure

Luke Skywalker - Jedi Knight Premium Format Figure

Star Wars fans! Time is running out for you to get your hands on this special piece from Sideshow Collectibles!The Luke Skywalker - Jedi Knight Premium Format figure captures every detail of the Rebel hero. Each piece is individually painted and finished to exacting standards, each with its own unique quality and detail that is the trademark of a handcrafted Sideshow Collectibles Premium Format Figure. Dressed in real fabric clothing, this figure comes with a removable vest and adjustable … [Read more...]

Hi-Yo Silver! Disney’s Lone Ranger Movie


Big Name Producer Jerry Bruckheimer revealed the official logo for Walt Disney Pictures’ Lone Ranger on his new official website.Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy director Gore Verbinski is signed to direct this film, reteaming with his pal Johnny Depp. No word yet on who’ll play the Lone Ranger.Johnny Depp is set to play Tonto, the native warrior who finds the wounded ranger and keeps him alive.Stay tuned to Chip and Company as we will post more news and details on this film as we … [Read more...]