Disney News Stories
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Ongoing Coverage: Pooh Heirs Sue Disney Over Royaties - (General)
Original Story: 6/21/2000 Most Recent Story: 11/13/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Disneyland Coming to Shanghai? - (OD)
Original Story: 6/3/2002 Most Recent Story: 11/6/2009
Ongoing Coverage: CARS News Stories - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 10/30/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Disney and eBay sign auction deal - (Coll,General)
Original Story: 2/8/2000 Most Recent Story: 10/26/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Disney Cruise Line Adds Seven Day Cruise - (OD)
Original Story: 12/8/1999 Most Recent Story: 8/11/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Hong Kong Disneyland - (OD)
Original Story: 8/17/2000 Most Recent Story: 7/10/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Lilo & Stitch - (Movies)
Original Story: 4/16/2002 Most Recent Story: 3/3/2009
Ongoing Coverage: The Chronicles of Narnia News Stories - (Movies)
Original Story: 3/2/2004 Most Recent Story: 1/29/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Child Critically Injured on Cartoon Spin - (DL)
Original Story: 9/24/2000 Most Recent Story: 1/27/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Space Mountain Accident Injures Nine - (DL)
Original Story: 8/2/2000 Most Recent Story: 1/6/2009
Ongoing Coverage: Disney Films Weekend Box Office Totals - (Movies)
Original Story: 4/24/2001 Most Recent Story: 12/10/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Sky High News Stories - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 9/29/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Disney Acquires Muppets and Bear - (DL,WDW,OD,Movies,Coll,General)
Original Story: 2/17/2004 Most Recent Story: 9/22/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Gnomeo and Juliet - (Movies)
Original Story: 2/5/2004 Most Recent Story: 8/20/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Finding Nemo - (Movies)
Original Story: 5/13/2003 Most Recent Story: 8/18/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Pixar's Negotiations With Disney - (Movies,General)
Original Story: 1/29/2004 Most Recent Story: 6/2/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Accidents at Disneyland - (DL)
Original Story: 12/21/2001 Most Recent Story: 5/29/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Big Thunder Mountain Kills 1, Injures 10 - (DL)
Original Story: 9/5/2003 Most Recent Story: 4/29/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 3/3/2008
Ongoing Coverage: National Treasure - (Movies)
Original Story: 11/19/2004 Most Recent Story: 1/7/2008
Ongoing Coverage: Broadcast of the Very Merry Christmas Parade - (WDW,Movies)
Original Story: 12/13/1999 Most Recent Story: 6/12/2007
Ongoing Coverage: Comcast Offers $66 million for Disney - (DL,WDW,OD,Movies,Coll,General)
Original Story: 2/11/2004 Most Recent Story: 11/1/2006
Ongoing Coverage: Expedition Everest - (WDW)
Original Story: 3/24/2003 Most Recent Story: 8/1/2006
Ongoing Coverage: Mission SPACE - (WDW)
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Ongoing Coverage: Disney Shareholders Sue Over Ovitz's Severance - (General)
Original Story: 9/9/2004 Most Recent Story: 6/9/2006
Ongoing Coverage: Shaggy Dog - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 3/16/2006
Ongoing Coverage: Chicken Little News Stories - (Movies)
Original Story: 10/28/2004 Most Recent Story: 1/6/2006
Ongoing Coverage: CEO Michael Eisner Announces Plans to Retire - (DL,WDW,OD,Movies,Coll,General)
Original Story: 9/10/2004 Most Recent Story: 10/6/2005
Ongoing Coverage: Herbie Fully Loaded - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 8/4/2005
Ongoing Coverage: Roy E Disney Quits Board, Asks Eisner to Step Down - (DL,WDW,OD,Movies,Coll,General)
Original Story: 11/30/2003 Most Recent Story: 7/19/2005
Ongoing Coverage: Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 4/27/2005
Ongoing Coverage: The Incredibles - (Movies)
Original Story: 10/18/2004 Most Recent Story: 1/31/2005
Ongoing Coverage: Disney Announces Higher Results for FY 2005 1Q - (General)
Original Story: 1/31/2005 Most Recent Story: 1/31/2005
LPWire: New Disney additions to the LaughingPlace Store - (DL,Coll) (1/31/2005)
The latest additions to The LaughingPlace Store.
LPWire: Disneyland Resort Promotes Claire Bilby to Senior Vice President - (General) (1/28/2005)
The Disneyland Resort announced today that Claire Bilby has been promoted to senior vice president, Sales and Distribution Marketing. In her new role, Bilby will continue leading all sales efforts and work closely with a variety of travel industry partners to maximize Resort sales opportunities.
LPWire: Disney Executives to Speak to Investors - (General) (1/28/2005)
Disney executives will speak to Disney's 2005 Investor Conference on Monday and Tuesday, January 31 and February 1, 2005.
LPWire: Disney Company 2005 Oscar Nominations - (Movies) (1/26/2005)
List of the Oscar nominations for Miramax and Buena Vista Studios.
LPWire: 2005 ArielCon Atlantica This Weekend in Walt Disney World - (WDW) (1/26/2005)
Ariel fans gather in Walt Disney World to view the various shows, attractions and photo spots that feature their favorite redhead.
LPWire: Disney / Pixar Sponsored Racecar To Be Driven by Paul Newman Next Week in Daytona - (Movies) (1/26/2005)
At an age when most people think about slowing down, film legend Paul Newman, who celebrates his 80th birthday today, is set to put the pedal to the metal behind the wheel of a Disney and Pixar sponsored racecar on February 4th, and race for a new record at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, it was announced today.
LPWire: Disneymania 3 IN CONCERT at Disney's California Adventure Park! - (Movies) (1/25/2005)
Disney's California Adventure will host Disneymania 3 IN CONCERT featuring Raven-Symone, Kimberly Locke, Christy Carlson Romano, The Cheetah Girls, Lalaine and more throughout the January 29 - 30 weekend.
LPWire: Authentic Irish Pub to Open at Downtown Disney - (WDW) (1/25/2005)
Irish hospitality and a bit of blarney will be coming to Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World Resort in the form of an authentic Irish pub and restaurant. Scheduled to open in summer 2005, the pub (yet to be named) will feature the very best of Irish food, flair, heritage and entertainment.
Ongoing Coverage: Pooh's Heffalump Movie - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 1/20/2005
Ongoing Coverage: The Pacifier - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 1/20/2005
Ongoing Coverage: Ice Princess - (Movies)
Original Story: 1/20/2005 Most Recent Story: 1/20/2005
LPWire: Mouse Tales Special Edition Features in latest LP Store Disney Update - (DL,WDW,Coll) (1/20/2005)
David Koenig new book and 24 other items have been added to The LaughingPlace Store.
NFFC: NFFC Chapter at the Park Hosts Disney Legend Harrison "Buzz" Price, January 22 - (DL) (1/20/2005)
On Saturday January 22 the NFFC's Anaheim Chapter, the "Chapter at the Park" kicks of its 20th year with guest speaker Disney Legend; Harrison "Buzzâ€? Price. Buzz was asked by Walt to provide analysis that lead to the eventual selection of Anaheim for Disneyland. Buzz will have copies of his book "Walt's Revolution! By the Numbersâ€? at the meeting. Guests are welcome.
LPWire: Bella Dancerella Open Audition in Downtown Disney - (DL) (1/20/2005)
The talented girl cast as Bella will appear as the dance instructor in the new Disney Princess Cinderella -- Bella Dancerella which will include film footage from Walt Disney Pictures' classic film Cinderella and for the first time retells the Cinderella story through dance. Girls will learn four dance sequences as they relive the classic tale through five original songs from the film.
LPWire: Hong Kong Disneyland CMs Travelling to WDW for Immersive Training - (WDW,OD) (1/19/2005)
500 Hong Kong Disneyland cast members are on their way to Walt Disney World to train in their roles before opening a brand new park. The program is an opportunity for Hong Kong Disneyland's first generation of cast members to be immersed in the magical Disney culture while sharing their own Chinese customs and traditions with Walt Disney World guests.
LP: Disney Company's Golden Globe Winners - (Movies) (1/19/2005)
Among Disney Company Golden Globe winners was Teri Hatcher of ABC's Desperate Housewives.
LPWire: Mandara Spa to Build and Operate the Spa at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin - (WDW) (1/18/2005)
The main spa facility will comprise treatment rooms and couples suites accented with Balinese inspired art and textiles. Additional features of the spa include a relaxation Tea Garden and Meditation Garden with lakefront views and balconies, men's and women's changing lounges, steam rooms, a sophisticated nail salon and a "hair spa" offering a complete array of beauty services in a single setting.
LPWire: Author David Koenig Announces Special Edition of the Best-Selling Mouse Tales - (DL) (1/18/2005)
At the January 23rd NFFC Show & Sale author David Koenig will sign a special limited edition of the best-selling Mouse Tales: A Behind-the-Ears Look at Disneyland. This special edition will feature an updated version of Mouse Tales, a fold-out aerial mpa of Disneyland during opening week, a 60-minute audio tour of Disneyland as it would have been a haf-century ago and more.
LPWire: Disney Channel Original Film Now You See It Premieres Tonight - (Movies) (1/14/2005)
Tune in to the Disney Channel 8:00p.m. ET/PT for the premiere of Now You See It starring Alyson Michalka (Disney Channel's "Phil of the Future") as an ambitious student producer who, during the filming of a kids' reality show, uncovers a real magical wizard, played by Johnny Pacar (NBC's "American Dreams"), who is just learning the extent of his powers.
LPWire: Disney Parks and Resorts and Georgia-Pacific Form 10-Year Strategic Alliance - (DL,WDW,OD) (1/14/2005)
Brawny(r) paper towels will be the presenting sponsor of the high-octane Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show opening in Spring 2005 at Disney-MGM Studios in Florida, Dixie(r), Georgia-Pacific's brand of disposable tableware, will be the title sponsor of Mickey's Backyard BBQ pavilion and Chip n Dale's Campfire Sing-a-long at Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground both in Florida. Another leading Georgia-Pacific brand, still to be determined, will be a presenting sponsor of Disneyland Resort's Big Festival Area in California and a variety of G-P products will be used by cast members and guests.
LPWire: Disney Channel Announces Films to Featuring Kim Possible, Proud Family and More - (Movies) (1/14/2005)
The Disney Channel announces a new Kim Possible film for April 2005, a film about an girl's quest to be a championship ice skater currently titled Go Figure for June 2005, a film about a young boy quest for a coveted comic book starring That's So Raven's Kyle Massey set for July 2005 and in August 2005 a Proud Family movie.
LPWire: Central Florida Disney Fans Invited To Weekend Disneyana Show & Events - (WDW,Coll) (1/12/2005)
The NFFC - the Club for Disneyana Enthusiasts invites Disney fans to their Central Florida Strictly Disneyana Show & Sale on Sunday, January 16th. Dozens of vendors will offer thousands of Disney collectibles, new and old from Disney theme parks around the world. Items may include pins, sculptures, magazines, books, etc. On Saturday evening fans are invited to a presentation by Disney Design Group Artists.
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LPWire: Frozen Seafood Products Feature Disney Characters - (Movies,Coll) (1/12/2005)
American Pride Seafoods, one of North America's premier seafood suppliers, today announced a licensing agreement with Disney Consumer Products to introduce a new retail line of frozen seafood products featuring some of Disney's most popular animated characters, Mickey Mouse, Ariel, Peter Pan and Lilo & Stitch.
LPWire: Mickey's 75 InspEARations Arrive at Disney's California Adventure - (DL) (1/12/2005)
Seventy-five actors, musicians, animators, atheletes and Disney legends have designed individual six-foot tall, 700 pound interpretations of Mickey Mouse. The statues will be on display at Disney's California Adventure from 1/10/05 - 2/22/05.
LPWire: Images from the 2005 Walt Disney World Marathon and Half Marathon - (WDW) (1/10/2005)
Images from the 2005 Walt Disney World Marathon and Half Marathon.
LPWire: Connecticut Treasurer Withdraws Shareholder Resolution - (General) (1/10/2005)
Connecticut Treasurer Denise L. Nappier said today the Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds (CRPTF) has withdrawn its shareholder resolution filed in advance of the 2005 annual shareholder meeting after the Board of the Walt Disney Company agreed to amend its corporate governance guidelines to formalize its policy with respect to the separation of the jobs of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.
LPWire: Tiger Telematics to Develop Buena Vista Games' Tron 2.0 for Gizmondo - (Coll) (1/10/2005)
TGTL announced it will develop Buena Vista Games' TRON 2.0 for the wireless, handheld Gizmondo platform.
LPWire: Popular Disney Characters Bring Mobile Phones to Life - (General) (1/10/2005)
Ringtone voices from classic and popular characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Donald Duck, Pooh and Tigger, as well as newer characters such as Stitch, Woody, Buzz Lightyear and even Mr. Incredible from the Disney presentation of a Pixar Animation Studios film, The Incredibles, are available for download.
LPWire: Orange Bowl's 72,000 Football Fans Given Disney Theme Park Tickets - (DL,WDW) (1/5/2005)
"This unprecedented ticket giveaway is a unique and innovative way of launching our global celebration during one of the most-watched sporting events of the year," said Jay Rasulo, president, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, "We hope that everyone who received a ticket will come home to Disneyland or any of our Parks world-wide during our 50th anniversary celebration."