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[29 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
PizzeRizzo Set to Open at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on November 18

Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be home to a brand new pizza place in a little less than a month!
PizzeRizzo – the new counter service eatery in the home of the former Toy Story Pizza Planet – is set to open on November 18.
The restaurant will be serving up pizza (of course) and a few other items.
The pizzas are personal size (similar it seems to what you could get at the old Toy Story Pizza Planet) and will be available as Veggie, Pepperoni, Meat Lovers, and Cheese. All pizzas will be …

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[23 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Muppets Present..Great Moments in American History to Debut on October 2 at Magic Kingdom

The new Muppets live show at the Magic Kingdom – ‘The Muppets Present…Great Moments in American History’ – is set to debut on October 2.
This new show stars Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, and The Great Gonzo, and is hosted by James “J.J.” Jefferson, town crier of Liberty Square, and Sam Eagle.
The Muppets Present…Great Moments in American History will take place several times throughout the day in Liberty Square, just outside the Hall of Presidents.
The cast will share their unique views of the founding fathers as they retell …

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[31 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: The Muppets at the Magic Kingdom, Tower of Terror Changes, and More

Welcome to the last day of July! It’s been another busy week of Disney news on both coasts so let’s dive right in!
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney California Adventure is getting a makeover! The attraction is closing in early 2017 and will reopen in the summer of 2017 as Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: Breakout.
runDisney gave us a sneak peek at the finisher medals for the inaugural Disneyland Paris Half Marathon!
The Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Food and Wine Classic announced a couple new events for this …

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[28 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Muppets Are Coming to the Magic Kingdom this Fall with a New Live Show

Starting this fall, a new live show starring The Muppets is coming to the Magic Kingdom.
The show, ‘The Muppets Present…Great Moments in American History,’ will take place outside The Hall of Presidents.
Starring in the live show are Sam Eagle, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, and James Jefferson – the town crier of Liberty Square. The show will present “historical tales in hilarious fashon.”
Events covered in the show include the midnight ride of Paul Revere, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and more. The Muppets …

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[18 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
PizzeRizzo Officially Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

A new quick service pizza restaurant is taking the place of the old Toy Story Pizza Planet at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
PizzeRizzo has been officially announced by Disney and is slated to open later this year. The theme is based on the Muppet Rizzo the Rat. (Yes, it’s a restaurant with a rat mascot).
According to reports Disney Imagineering will hide “hints of Rizzo, his extended family and friends who have visited PizzeRizzo over the years throughout the two-story quick-service location.”
The restaurant will also feature a “cheesy” banquet room and a unique …

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[21 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Muppets Pins Arriving at Disney Parks as ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Hits Theaters

Disney’s Muppets Most Wanted arrives in theaters on March 21, and Disney is releasing a set of pins to celebrate the film’s release.
One of the new pins features Animal playing the drums. The pin features the wording “Wild One” and has a silver chain embellishment from Animal to his drums.
This open edition pin released at the Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort on March 6.
The other pin in the release features the grumpy duo of Statler & Waldorf with the wording “Old…it sure beats dead.” This is also an …

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[16 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
‘Muppets’ Sequel Gets New Title

Earlier today, we let you know about a new announcement Disney made with a slew of release dates for their upcoming films. Also included in this announcement was a piece of news about the upcoming sequel to The Muppets, as Disney announced that the film is now getting a new title.
The sequel, previously titled The Muppets…Again, has now changed its title to Muppets Most Wanted. The film focuses on the Muppets as travel around Europe on tour. However, things take a chaotic turn as the Muppets become entangled in an international crime …

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[19 Jan 2013 | One Comment | ]
Tina Fey in Talks to Join ‘Muppets’ Sequel, Working Title Revealed

This week, we let you know that the highly anticipated sequel to The Muppets has finally received a theatrical release date of March 14, 2014. Recently, some more exciting news was revealed about the film, including an incredibly exciting bit of casting news and the film’s official working title.
While up until now, the untitled film has simply been referred to as “the Muppets sequel” or The Muppets 2, we recently learned that the film now has an official working title: The Muppets…Again. News of the straightforward, yet Muppety, title was first reported …

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[6 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
James Bobin to Direct Period Musical ‘Tribyville’ For Disney

While production on his upcoming Muppets film is just slated to begin this month, it looks like director James Bobin already has his next collaboration with Disney lined up. It was recently announced that Bobin has signed on to direct Disney’s upcoming film Tribyville.
Film website The Wrap revealed the news of Bobin’s new partnership with Disney on the film, which has not yet been officially confirmed by Disney. Few details have been revealed about Tribyville, a period musical film Disney is currently acquiring from Gary Sanchez Productions. In addition to serving …

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[30 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Christoph Waltz May Still Make Cameo In ‘Muppets’ Sequel

The upcoming sequel to The Muppets is getting ready to begin production in London next month, and we’ve been recently starting to hear some exciting casting announcements for the film. Last month, we let you know that while Academy Award winner Christoph Waltz was in talks to play one of the film’s leading human characters, the role will instead go to Modern Family‘s Ty Burrell due to Waltz’s scheduling conflicts. However, Waltz revealed this week that while he may not be one of the film’s human stars, fans may still get to …