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[24 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
‘Modern Family’ Takes Home Top Award at 64th Primetime Emmy Awards

Last night, television performers, writers, directors, and producers were honored for their achievements at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. Taking home the top award of Outstanding Comedy Series was the hit ABC show Modern Family, which took home more awards than any other comedy series.
In addition to Outstanding Comedy Series, Modern Family was also recognized for the achievements of several of its performers, with Eric Stonestreet (Cam) winning Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series and Julie Bowen (Claire) honored as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. The show’s co-creator and …

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[16 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
‘Wizards of Waverly Place,’ ‘Modern Family,’ and More Honored at 2012 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards

Yesterday night, the efforts of those who work in all aspects of television production were recognized at the 2012 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony. The Walt Disney Company and its various television networks did not leave empty-handed at the event, with Wizards of Waverly Place, Modern Family, Dancing with the Stars, and other popular shows honored at the prestigious awards ceremony.
Here is the complete list of 2012 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards earned by the Walt Disney Company:

Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic): Dancing With the Stars (ABC)
Outstanding Costumes …

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[27 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel Actress Sabrina Bryan Announced as Final Contestant on ‘Dancing With the Stars: All Stars’

Former Disney Channel darling Sabrina Bryan will be the 13th and final contestant for ABC’s Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars edition. She will be paired with Louis van Amstel, who took to Twitter to exclaim his excitement over the pairing.
Amstel isn’t the only one who is overjoyed, however. The 27 year old Bryan visited Good Morning America to celebrate the news of her return to the dancing competition, saying she was “so excited…[and] getting teary-eyed right now.” Bryan beat out T.V. personality Carson Kressley and Disney Channel star Kyle Massey …

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[31 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
ABC Announces Cast of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ All-Stars

On Friday June 27, ABC announced the next cast of its hit series Dancing With the Stars. This will be the first series to have an ‘All-Star’ cast, meaning previous cast members have been invited back to take another spin around the dance floor.
This season’s contestants include:

Olympians and former “DWTS” winners Apolo Ohno (Season 4) and Shawn Johnson (Season 8 ) will show off their fancy footwork again this season, along with fellow champs from seasons’ past: former 98 Degrees member Drew Lachey (Season 2), former Dallas Cowboy star …

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[29 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
ABC Announces Fall Television Premiere Dates

With August and the end of summer quickly approaching, we’re getting closer to the start of the fall television season, and ABC is gearing up for the season premieres of their new and returning shows. This week, ABC announced the schedule of their fall season and series premieres.
In addition to such popular returning shows as Modern Family, Castle, Grey’s Anatomy, and Once Upon a Time, ABC’s fall schedule includes the new shows The Neighbors, Last Resort, 666 Park Avenue, Nashville, and Malibu Country. Here’s the official premiere schedule:
Friday, September 14
8:00-9:00 …

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[2 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Star Roshon Fegan to Appear on ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Disney star Roshon Fegan, perhaps best known for his current role on Disney’s Shake It Up, will be appearing on the 14th season of Dancing With The Stars. His partner will be professional dancer Chelsie Hightower, and at 20 years old, he will be the youngest contestant on the show this season.
Says Edmund Silvestre, Funfare’s Big Apple Correspondent:
Being an extremely talented dancer, he will probably have the upper hand on his competitors to win the mirror ball trophy.
The latest season of DWTS will premiere on ABC March 19.
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[19 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘Modern Family’ Earns Five Primetime Emmy Awards, Including Outstanding Comedy Series

Last night’s 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards broadcast honored some of the top shows and individuals on television, but no show made quite as much of a splash as the hit ABC series Modern Family. The show, whose third season will debut on Wednesday, September 21, took home five Primetime Emmy awards, the most of any series.
In addition to being awarded the top honor of “Outstanding Comedy Series,” Modern Family earned awards for both Outstanding Directing and Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series, which were awarded to director Michael Alan Spiller …

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[16 Jul 2011 | One Comment | ]
Disney/ABC Television Receive 45 Emmy Award Nominations, 17 for ‘Modern Family’

Earlier this week, nominations for the 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards were announced by the Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the Walt Disney Company is certainly well-represented. Between the ABC Television Network, ABC Studios, ABC.com, Disney XD, and Disney Channel, the company garnered 45 nominations in total.
Leading the pack with 17 nominations was the ABC sitcom Modern Family. The show, which just finished its second season, was nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series and earned six nominations in the Supporting Actor/Actress categories alone. Modern Family was also nominated for Writing, Guest …

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[24 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
Star Sighting:  ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Tony Dovolani Romances Belle

Tony Dovolani, one of the featured dancers on the ABC hit series “Dancing with the Stars” tripped the light fantastic with Belle from Beauty and the Beast yesterday at Walt Disney World’s Epcot.  The two shared a number in World Showcase, as, appropriately, Lumiere and Mrs. Potts in topiary form looked on. 
As the topiaries make their way magically into place for Epcot’s 18th Annual Flower & Garden Festival, we look forward to brand new episodes of “Dancing with the Stars,” featuring Tony and the other professional dancers teaching celebrities the finer …

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[8 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Selena Gomez to Appear in Christmas Day Parade on ABC

Visitors to Disneyland Resort this weekend got an early Christmas surprise as they were treated to a performance by Selena Gomez!  The “Wizards of Waverly Place” star was on hand to film a segment for Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade.  After singing “Winter Wonderland,” to the delight of her fans, Selena posed for a picture with Chip and Dale, decked out in their Christmas finest.
Also on hand to film performances for the parade, which will air Christmas Day, was Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, who were joined by dancers Chelsea Hightower, Kym …