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    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Releases New "Maleficent" Poster

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    Like Maleficent on Facebook: facebook.com/DisneyMaleficent Follow Disney on Twitter: @DisneyPictures Tweet the hashtag: #Maleficent Instagram: http://instagram.com/disneystudios Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/disneystudios/maleficent/ Tumblr: http://disney.tumblr.com/
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    The Walt Disney Company Board Increases Annual Cash Dividend By 25 Percent

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    THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY BOARD INCREASES ANNUAL CASH DIVIDEND BY 25 PERCENT TO $0.75 PER SHARE BURBANK, Calif., November 28, 2012 - The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) board today declared an annual cash dividend of $0.75 per share, up 25 percent, or $0.15 per share, from the previous year. The dividend is payable on December 28, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 10, 2012. The December payment represents the 57th consecutive dividend payment to shareholders. “Fiscal...
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    Wreck-it Ralph - New Poster Released from Walt Disney Studios

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    Wreck-It Ralph is in theaters November 2 nd From Walt Disney Animation Studios and Emmy®-winning director Rich Moore comes “Wreck-It Ralph,” a hilarious, arcade-game-hopping adventure. For decades, Ralph (voice of John C. Reilly) has been overshadowed by Fix-It Felix, Jr. (voice of Jack McBrayer), the good-guy star of their game who always gets to save the day. Tired of playing the role of a bad guy, Ralph takes matters into his own massive hands and sets off on a journey across the...
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    Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Releases New Poster for "Frozen" in Theatres This Thanksgiving

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    Walt Disney Animation Studios, the studio behind "Tangled" and "Wreck-It Ralph," presents "Frozen," a stunning big-screen comedy adventure. Fearless optimist Anna (voice of Kristen Bell) sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff (voice of Jonathan Groff) and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel), whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions...
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    Join Disney Animators in a Live Discussion on the Art of Animation Thursday February 13th

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    Celebrated Disney animators Dave Bossert , John Musker , Jeff Ranjo , and Hyun Min Lee will all be taking part in a live discussion about the art form, legacy, and future of animation at the CalArts campus and Disney Insider will be broadcasting it online for fans to watch. They'll also demo and discuss the new Disney Animated app , which presents a deep dive into the making of Disney's 53 animated feature films and was named the Apple iPad App of the Year for 2013 . You can watch a live...
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    "DJ's Mix" Wins Disney Channel's "Make Your Mark: Shake It Up Dance Off"

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    October 21, 2012 YOUNG ARIZONA DANCE DUO "DJ'S MIX" WIN DISNEY CHANNEL'S "MAKE YOUR MARK: SHAKE IT UP DANCE OFF" In a thrilling performance showcasing dance and gymnastic skills, the dance duo DJ's Mix - 9-year-old Jaycee and 10-year-old Dylynn from Arizona - earned viewers' votes to win Disney Channel's "Make Your Mark: Shake It Up Dance Off," the popular talent competition for kids. This marks the second consecutive year of the competition. More...
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    Josh Duhamel To Guest Star In Second Season of Disney Junior's Series, "Jake and the Never Land Pirates"

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    Copyright American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All rights reserved. Josh Duhamel ("Transformers") will voice the recurring role of Captain Flynn, a dashing young pirate who is well known for his legendary adventures on the Never Sea, in Disney Junior's No. 1 series, "Jake and the Never Land Pirates." Duhamel will join other recently announced celebrity guest stars Sharon Osbourne ("America's Got Talent") and Jane Kaczmarek ("Malcolm in the Middle"...
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    The Walt Disney Company Board Increases Annual Cash Dividend By 50 Percent To $0.60 Per Share

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    BURBANK, Calif., November 30, 2011 - The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) board today declared an annual cash dividend of $0.60 per share, up 50 percent, or $0.20 per share, from the previous year. The dividend is payable on January 18, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 16, 2011. The January dividend payment represents the 56 th consecutive year of dividend payments to shareholders. "The Walt Disney Company had a great creative, strategic and financial year in...
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    New Disney Channel & Disney Junior Series "Sofia the First" Debuts Friday January 11th

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    "SOFIA THE FIRST," AN ANIMATED SERIES ABOUT A LITTLE GIRL PRINCESS ADJUSTING TO ROYAL LIFE, DEBUTS FRIDAY, JANUARY 11 ON DISNEY CHANNEL AND DISNEY JUNIOR Classic Disney Princesses Ariel, Aurora, Belle and Jasmine Make Special Appearances Eric Stonestreet, Viola Davis, Bonnie Hunt, Ellie Kemper, Megan Mullally, Kiernan Shipka and Jeffrey Tambor among All-Star Guest Voice Cast The highly anticipated debut of Disney Junior's "Sofia the First," a new animated series about Princess...
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    Disney's "Phineas and Ferb" Hatch A 'Platy-bus," new TV Movie, Soundtrack, DVD, Interactive Games & Disney Parks and Resorts Experience

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    DISNEY'S "PHINEAS AND FERB" HATCH A 'PLATY-BUS,' PERRY WILL SEE MORE, DO MORE, LIVE MORE, TAKING THE LONG WAY HOME THIS SUMMER "Phineas and Ferb" Powers Up with New TV Movie on Disney Channel, Disney XD and ABC-TV, Soundtrack, 2-Disc Fan Pack, New Notable Names for 'Take Two,' Touring Live Show, Interactive Games And Disney Parks and Resorts Experience The popular chattering character, Perry the Platypus, of Disney Channel's Emmy Award-winning "Phineas...
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    Minions Take Over New Kids Suites at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort

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    Eighteen All-New Kids Suites Feature Despicable Me Theming -- Including Missile-Shaped Beds and Minion Characters ORLANDO, Fla . (June 4, 2013) - Universal Orlando's new Despicable Me Minion Mayhem attraction has quickly become one of the resort's most popular guest entertainment experiences - and now guests can experience the world of Despicable Me in newly-renovated kids suites debuting this fall at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort. Copyright Universal Studios All rights...
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    ABC Behind-the-scenes Special "The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic" Includes Sneak Peek of "Big Hero 6" September 2nd

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    All-New Exclusive ABC Special AN UNPRECEDENTED BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK AT THE MAKING OF A MODERN MOVIE BASED ON A TIMELESS TALE, "THE STORY OF FROZEN: MAKING A DISNEY ANIMATED CLASSIC" PREMIERES TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 8:00-9:00 PM ET , WITH A LOOK TOWARD THE NEXT CHAPTER FOR ANNA, ELSA AND FRIENDS FEATURING AN EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK OF "BIG HERO 6," WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS' NEXT COMEDY ACTION ADVENTURE & MORE "The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic"...
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    "Forever Let Us Hold Our Banners High! High! High! High!"

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    Brian Ramsey of Surplus Kingdom introduces himself to the JHM audience and then explains how he wound up in the Disneyana, Theme Park, Hotel and Resort Surplus business...
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    10 Things You Should Know About "The Boxtrolls"

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    On September 26th, Focus Features will present LAIKA's "The Boxtrolls". A family event movie from the creators of “Coraline” and “ParaNorman” that introduces audiences to a new breed of family – The Boxtrolls, a community of quirky, mischievous creatures who have lovingly raised an orphaned human boy named Eggs (voiced by Isaac Hempstead-Wright) in the amazing cavernous home they’ve built beneath the streets of Cheesebridge. When the town’s...
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    New character poster from "Oz the Great and Powerful" Released

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    Visit the website: http://www.disney.com/thewizard “Like” OZ THE GREAT & POWERFUL on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ozthegreatandpowerful "Follow" OZ THE GREAT & POWERFUL on Twitter : https://twitter.com/disneyozmovie
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    Disney Channel kicks off first national dance talent search, "Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off - 'Shake It Up' Edition

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    ) "MAKE YOUR MARK: ULTIMATE DANCE OFF - 'SHAKE IT UP' EDITION" DISNEY CHANNEL'S FIRST NATIONAL DANCE TALENT SEARCH,"MAKE YOUR MARK: ULTIMATE DANCE OFF - 'SHAKE IT UP' EDITION" KICKS OFF AT THE AMERICANA AT BRAND IN GLENDALE, CALIFORNIA "Shake It Up" stars Zendaya and Bella Thorne help kick-off a five-city talent search for "Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off - 'Shake It Up' edition," Disney Channel's first national dance talent...
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    Disney's The Lion King Shatters Minskoff Box Office Record Thanksgiving Holiday Week 2010

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    Monday, November 29, 2010 - Disney’s landmark musical event, THE LION KING , has set a new box office record at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre by grossing $1,870,145 during the sold-out eight-performance Thanksgiving holiday week of November 22-28, 2010. The previous Minskoff record was held by THE LION KING , with a gross of $1,740, 130 (set week ending 01/03/2010). Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions (under the direction of Thomas Schumacher), THE LION KING continues to reign as...
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    Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides - How'd they do that?

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    In "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" Johnny Depp reprises his iconic role of Jack Sparrow in his greatest adventure yet-a quest to find the legendary Fountain of Youth. Makeup artist Joel Harlow and hair stylist Karen Asano-Myers tend to Johnny Depp on the deck of the Queen Anne's Revenge. Photo by Peter Mountain. Copyright Disney Enterprises Inc. All rights reserved. "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" is the first film in the "Pirates" franchise...
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    Get a first look at "The Suite Life on Deck" series finale - "Graduation on Deck"

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    ZACK AND CODY GRADUATE FROM SEVEN SEAS HIGH SCHOOL IN THE MOMENTOUS SERIES FINALE OF "THE SUITE LIFE ON DECK," PREMIERING FRIDAY, MAY 6 ON DISNEY CHANNEL All good voyages must come to an end, but for Seven Seas High School students Zack, Cody, London, Bailey and Woody, graduation comes sooner than they expect, and with a lot of baggage, in the momentous series finale of "The Suite Life on Deck," premiering FRIDAY, MAY 6 (8:00-8:40 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel Here's a first...
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    Disney “Secret of the Wings” Celebrates ‘Sisters Day’ on August 5th

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    Celebrate SISTERS DAY with McClain Sisters, Tinker Bell & Periwinkle! In honor of Sisters Day on August 5, Walt Disney Pictures is proud to announce that Hollywood Records recording artists McClain Sisters, real-life sisters themselves, will provide the featured song, "The Great Divide," for SECRET OF THE WINGS the all-new, Disney Fairies movie in which Tinker Bell finds out that she, herself, has a sister. Celebrating the special bond between sisters, "The Great Divide" song...
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    Wreck-it Ralph Litwak's Arcade Commercials: Fix It Felix Jr., Sugar Rush and Hero's Duty

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    1982 Litwak's Arcade Commercial featuring the Original Fix-It Felix, Jr. Game Play Fix-It Felix, Jr on Disney.com: http://di.sn/d4e 1997 Litwak's Arcade Commercial featuring Sugar Rush Speedway Play Sugar Rush Speedway on Disney.com: http://di.sn/k50 2012 Litwak's Arcade Commercial featuring Hero's Duty Play Hero's Duty on Disney.com: http://di.sn/f5A
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    Radio Disney's Popular Musical Talent Showcase "N.B.T." Debuts October 14th

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    FOURTH SEASON OF "N.B.T.," POPULAR MUSICAL TALENT SHOWCASE, DEBUTS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 ON RADIO DISNEY AND DISNEY CHANNEL -- Music from Five Young Unsigned Artists to be Highlighted Across National Broadcast and Online Platforms -- -- "N.B.T." Winner's Single to be Released by Disney Music Group - - Radio Disney, the #1, 24-hour radio network devoted to kids, tweens and families, will kick off its fourth season of "N.B.T." (Next Big Thing), beginning FRIDAY, OCTOBER...
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    Disney Interactive Announces Wave #1 of Disney Infinity Power Discs

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    20 Power Discs Available on August 18 in Blind Packs of Two Disney Interactive today announced its first wave of the Disney Infinity Power Discs , additional play pieces that give gamers the opportunity to enhance and transform their experience. By placing either the Circular or Hexagonal Power Discs on the Disney Infinity base, it allows them to unlock special powers, classic Disney gadgets, themes and vehicles. The Circular Power Discs grant characters special power ups that can be used in both...
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    Disney Fans Will Get a Sneak Peek at Walt Disney Studios Film, Stage and Music Projects at D23 Expo August 9-11

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    THE WALT DISNEY STUDIOS TAKES FANS BEHIND THE SCENES AT DISNEY'S D23 EXPO, AUGUST 9-11 BURBANK, Calif. - July 29, 2013 - Exclusively at Disney's D23 Expo August 9-11 at the Anaheim Convention Center, Disney fans are invited to explore the incredible roster of film, stage, and music projects on the horizon at The Walt Disney Studios, with a variety of panel discussions, sneak peeks, and exhibits. This year the Studio will present two arena shows, kicking off the Expo at 10 a.m. Friday, August...
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    Disney Interactive Launches New Mickey Video App & Website to Watch New “Mickey Mouse” Cartoon Shorts

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    Mickey got his start in 1928 with the cartoon short "Steamboat Willie" - and now he's starring in an all new short-form series of 19 comedy cartoons, titled "Mickey Mouse" which are now live on both Disney.com's new Mickey & Friends website and Disney's new Mickey Video app , available for iOS devices on the App Store . The new site and app give fans direct access to the new shorts and additional Mickey Mouse extras on all of their favorite platforms and devices...
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