Goldrush: A Real Life Alaskan Adventure (television) A two-hour movie on The Wonderful World of Disney; airing on March 8, 1998. A spirited young woman, known as Fizzy, challenges both the social conventions of her time and nature’s harshest elements when she seeks her fortune in the turn-of-the-century Alaskan Gold Rush. Directed by John Power. Stars Alyssa Milano (Frances Ella Fitz), W. Morgan Sheppard (Whiskers), Stan Cahill (Ed Hawkins), Peter Fleming (Barry Keown), Tom Scholte (Monty Marks), Bruce Campbell (Pierce Thomas Madison). Released on video in 1999.