Disney VoluntEARS donate $686,950 for Central Florida Nonprofits

Disney cast members are well-known for providing legendary guest service, which is admirable, but I find their compassionate spirit to be equally impressive. Outside of work, many of my fellow colleagues are making a difference in their communities through the Disney VoluntEARS program.From coaching Little League to caring for rescued animals, Disney VoluntEARS gave more than 228,000 hours of their time and talents last year for the benefit of everyone in Central Florida.This month, in … [Read more...]


New Cars 2 Video Clips

Cars 2 “Tokyo Party”Cars 2 “Meet Finn” (short)Cars 2 “Carmac”Star racecar Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) and the incomparable tow truck Mater (voice of Larry the Cable Guy) take their friendship to exciting new places in “Cars 2” when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world’s fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and hilarious surprises when Mater gets caught up … [Read more...]


Kurt Warner helps make kids dreams come true at Walt Disney World

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Former NFL and Super Bowl-winning quarterback Kurt Warner (right), his wife, Brenda (left), and Mickey Mouse pose June 13, 2011 with Kenny Bender (center), age 6, and Landon Smith (far right), 4, at the Magic Kingdom theme park in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.Representing the Kurt Warner First Things First Foundation, the Warners, in conjunction with the Make-A-Wish Foundation, visited Walt Disney World Resort with a group of families from St. Louis, Arizona and Iowa.This marked the 10th … [Read more...]


Fantasyland Update: Look at Storybook Circus in Magic Kingdom

The Disney Park Blog has some new details on the Fantasyland update today! Today we share some exciting news on the Storybook Circus area that’s planned as part of the new Fantasyland expansion at the Magic Kingdom. Check out below for more details.With all the updates we’ve done on the “royal” side of the Fantasyland expansion – Beast’s Castle, Maurice’s Cottage and Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid – the plans for Storybook Circus seemed to be a bit more mysterious. Until … [Read more...]


Q&A with Skyler Samuels ‘The Nine Lives of Chloe King’

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I recently had the opportunity to chat with Skyler Samuels who plays Gigi in Disney Channel's Wizards of Waverly Place to speak about her new ABC Family series The Nine Lives of Chloe King. Samuels has also appeared in the feature films The Stepfather and Furry Vengeance. She also starred in the ABC series The Gates. Here's a look at our conversation.Aljon: How did you become involved in the project?Skyler: I had an audition for this show back in the fall of 2010, and I went in and I … [Read more...]