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[23 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Mouse Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Minnie Mouse has finally received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The star was in celebration of Minnie’s 90th anniversary and the ceremony was attended by Minnie, Mickey, Disney CEO Bob Iger, and the host of ABC’s American Idol Katy Perry.
Minnie’s first on-screen appearance was in Steamboat Willie alongside Mickey Mouse.
She has starred in more than 70 films throughout her career.
Minnie also meets guests daily in the Disney theme parks around the world, and is a fashion icon. Last weekend on National Polka Dot Day guests at Disney Springs …

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[25 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More to Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Several Disney stars are set to receive their own star on the famed Hollywood Walk of Fame!
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced that Disney stars including Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill (Star Wars), and Lin-Manuel Miranda (Moana, Mary Poppins Returns) are among the stars who will be honored in 2018 with stars on Hollywood Boulevard.
Other stars who will be honored with stars next year include Zoe Saldana (Avatar), Jeff Goldblum (who is starring as the Grandmaster in Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok this fall), Shonda Rhimes, and Anthony Anderson (black-ish).
That’s exciting news …

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[21 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Muppets Get Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

In a ceremony held at 11:30 a.m. yesterday morning, Ms. Piggy, Kermit and the rest of the Muppets gang received their very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Their star was placed on Hollywood Boulevard just outside the El Capitan Theatre.
During the ceremony, both Walt Disney Studios Chairman Rich Ross and Jim Henson Company CEO Lisa Henson were on hand to give speeches about this historic event.
The ceremony coincided with the release of the DVD and Blu-ray editions of the latest Muppets movie.
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[11 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
The Muppets to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame March 20

March 20 will be a big day for the Muppets. Not only will audiences all over the country finally have the opportunity to bring their new film The Muppets home on DVD and Blu-ray, but the Muppets will also finally be honored with their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
On Tuesday, March 20 at 11:30 AM, the Muppets will receive the 2,466th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. The star and ceremony will be located at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard, in front …

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[7 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney Songwriter Robert Sherman Passes Away at 86

Disney songwriter Robert Sherman, who penned the well-known and beloved tunes like “It’s A Small World After All” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” has passed away at the age of 86.
Throughout his career, Sherman collected a wealth of prestigious awards, including two Academy Awards, a Grammy, and many nominations. In 1976, with his brother Richard Sherman (known together as The Sherman Brothers,) he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
While few details are known about the circumstances surrounding Sherman’s death, his son Jeff posted the news of his father’s passing on …

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[18 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Mickey Mouse’s Birthday with Disney Channel November 18

Today marks a special occasion for Disney fans everywhere – it’s Mickey Mouse’s birthday! From 11 a.m. onwards, you can celebrate the iconic character’s special day with the Disney Channel, who will be airing special episodes of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse on Disney Junior and a one hour special episode of Road Rally Adventures. In this feature, Mickey, Donald and Goofy unite in a story inspired by The Three Musketeers. Additionally, you’ll want to stay tuned for the premiere of Mickey’s solo debut with a song he’s written exclusively for fans …

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[26 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
John Lasseter to Get Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Disney/Pixar’s Chief Creative Officer John Lasseter will be getting his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The director of Toy Story and Cars will be honored during a special ceremony in front of the El Capitan Theatre November 1 at 11:30 a.m., where he will receive his star and become star number 2,453 on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Currently, Lasseter is overseeing the creation of Cars Land, an addition to Disney’s California Adventure theme park set to debut next summer. He also directed this year’s Cars 2.
Bonnie Hunt, …

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[8 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Penelope Cruz Receives Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Disney’s newest – and perhaps one of its prettiest – pirate celebrated a major career milestone recently.  Last Friday, Penelope Cruz, who will play swashbuckling Angelica in the upcoming Pirates of the Caribbean:  On Stranger Tides, received her very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, honoring her many accomplishments as an actress. The ceremony took place in front of the El Capitan Theatre, and her co-star Johnny Depp in the upcoming Disney movie was there to support her. Producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Rob Marshall were also on hand to celebrate …

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[15 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]
Songwriter Alan Menken Immortalized on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

Flanked by actress Mandy Moore and characters from Disney’s “Tangled,” legendary composer Alan Menken received a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame last Friday in a ceremony held near the historic El Capitan Theatre.
The songwriter, who was responsible for a string of wildly successful Disney musical scores in the 1990s, has won a total of 8 Academy Awards and 10 Grammy Awards for work on various movies, including “The Little Mermaid,” “Beauty and the Beast,” and “Pocahontas.”
Lately, the Menken has turned to the stage for his inspiration.  Responsible for the …

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[20 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]
Tinker Bell to Receive “Hollywood Walk of Fame” Star

Tinker Bell is getting ready for her next big moment in Hollywood, tomorrow she’ll receive a coveted star on the “Hollywood Walk of Fame!” Her star will be the 2,418th star in the collection & the ceremony happens to be on the same day as the release of “Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue” on Disney DVD. Popular amongst tourists & one on the most iconic parts of Hollywood history ‘the Walk’ is also home to other Disney characters who were honored with their own stars; Mickey Mouse, Snow …