• Secrets Behind the Statue

    Legends In the News

    Secrets Behind the Statue

    Disney Legends award sculptor and creator Andrea Favilli reveals hidden secrets he molded into the iconic statue that sits in Disney Legends Plaza at The Walt Disney Studios.
  • Jim Henson’s Legendary Life

    Legends In the News

    Jim Henson’s Legendary Life

    With the help of his son Brian and colleague Steve Whitmire, this article from Disney twenty-three

Disney Legends

Remembering Blaine Gibson

July 6, 2015

D23 remembers the famed animator and sculptor who was named a Disney Legend in 1993.


D23 Presents

Six Very Rare Pinocchio Slides Show the Studio’s True Colors

February 5, 2015

Celebrate 75 years of Pinocchio with some of the only known color images to exist of the former Disney Studio on Hyperion Avenue.


Features

Remembering Walt Peregoy

January 22, 2015

Walt Peregoy, a color stylist and background artist who was named a Disney Legend in 2008, passed away at his home in Encino, California, on January 16.


In Memoriam

Remembering Robin Williams: We’ve Never Had A Friend Like Him

August 12, 2014

Like Mork, the character he first played on an episode of ABC’s Happy Days, this utterly original comic and movie star appeared on our television sets seemingly out of nowhere, almost as if from outer space.


Legends In the News

Disney Legend Al Konetzni Still Making Magic at Age 99

July 16, 2014

At his Bradenton independent living facility, he draws up a caricature every month as his gift to all the residents celebrating their birthday that month.