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[2 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Jay Leno and Whoopi Goldberg Join Voice Cast for Disney XD’s ‘The 7D’ Animated Series

Jay Leno and Whoopi Goldberg are joining Kelly Osbourne as members of the voice cast for Disney XD’s new animated series The 7D.
The new series is a contemporary and comedic take on the world of the Seven Dwarfs and it premieres on Disney XD on Monday, July 17 at 10 a.m. The series will premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior later this year.
Leno will be voicing the character of the Crystal Ball while Goldberg will lend her voice to the character of Magic Mirror.
The 7D is set in the …

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[25 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Announces 2013 Candlelight Processional Narrators

Walt Disney World has announced the tentative list of narrators for the 2013 Candlelight Processional.
The 2013 Candlelight Processional is scheduled for November 29 through December 3o this year, and is performed three times each night (5 p.m., 6:45 p.m., and 8:15 p.m.). The program includes the telling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator who is accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra, and a choir of Disney cast members and special guests.
This is the tentative list of celebrity narrators (subject to change):

Gary Sinise – November 29 to December 1
Neil Patrick …

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[26 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Narrator List Finalized for Epcot’s Candlelight Processional

Disney has announced that all celebrity narrator spaces for its upcoming Candlelight Processional at Walt Disney World’s Epcot have now been filled.
While the list is always subject to change, at present, the line up will be as follows:
•Nov. 23-25 — Geena Davis
•Nov. 26-29 — Neil Patrick Harris
•Nov. 30-Dec. 1 — Whoopi Goldberg
•Dec. 2-4 — Andy Garcia
•Dec. 5-7 — Blair Underwood
•Dec. 8-9 — James Denton
•Dec. 10-13 — Jodi Benson
•Dec. 14-16 — Lea Salonga
•Dec. 17-19 — Alfre Woodard
•Dec. 20-22 — Trace Adkins
•Dec. 23-25 — Gary Sinise
•Dec. 26-28 — Amy Grant
•Dec. 29-30 — Marlee Matlin / Jack Jason
The Candlelight Processional is a beloved tradition …

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[22 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
Star Sightings:  Stars Come Out to Play on the Disney Dream

When the Disney Dream set sail on her christening cruise, heading for the warmer, sunny shores of Castaway Cay this week, there were hundreds of media personalities from all over the globe on board, all sending their stories back to their waiting audiences, who were looking for the first glimpse of an Aqua Duck adventure, the first taste of Remy, the first merchandise from the shops.  But also on board were some stars, who were as busy taking in the sights, tastes, and sounds of the new ship as the …

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[19 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]
Whoopi Goldberg in the Lion King

Whoopi Goldberg, comedienne, actress and co-host on ABC’s “The View” performed in the Lion King for one night only. Goldberg took the stage on Thursday, January 14th at the Minkskoff Theatre. She enacted several roles, generally backed up by another cast member, including Rafiki, a hyena and a “bird lady.” This segment will appear on “The View” on January 20th.
The Lion King is a 1994 American animated feature produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. Released to theaters on June 15, 1994 by Walt Disney Pictures, …