By Megan Deppe
We can’t find a single bone to pick with any of these cuddly canines as we prepare to celebrate the Lunar New Year! The Year of the Dog begins today and we can think of no better time to celebrate our favorite pups from throughout Disney’s history. We’ve seen Disney dogs help their owners find true love, guard them in times of danger, and settle…
By Jocelyn Buhlman
As we ring in the new year and say goodbye to the old one, that change has classically been personified in the form of little Baby New Year, while the outgoing year is often depicted as an elderly man. Here at D23, we’re putting a Disney spin on the new year with some of our favorite—and cutest—Disney babies, to help us get excited for the…
By Jim Fanning
Celebrate 35 years of being the best of friends with The Fox and the Hound (1981)! Described as “the story of two friends who didn’t know they were supposed to be enemies,” Disney’s twenty-fourth animated feature tells the heartfelt tale of Tod, a mischievous orphaned baby fox who becomes best friends with Copper, a playful puppy being raised…
“And we’ll always be friends forever.” —Tod, The Fox and the Hound
By Nicole Nalty
Kurt Russell truly is a Disney Legend! With a career spanning more than six decades, Russell has been in 12 Disney films (so far!) and made countless appearances at Disney events – you can even enjoy a glass of Russell’s wine at Disney Parks!
Here are just a few of Disney and Russell’s most magical meetings:
Follow Me, Boys!
March 31 Update: We know somebunny who’s very excited about this news! Thumper has hopped his way to the top and won this year’s March Hare Mania! Thanks for your votes – and be sure to follow along on Facebook and Twitter for more Disney fun.
March 28 Update: From the King of the Jungle to a quiet chameleon, sixteen animals have competed and only two…
“You’re not even aware you’re such a funny pair, you’re the best of friends.” -The Fox and the Hound
It seems like just yesterday that we were watching Hercules “go the distance,” Dumbo flying, and Lady kiss Tramp on their first date… but let’s throw it way back to when these characters were newborns.
We’ve scoured the Disney vaults to find some of our favorites to grace the big screen… in baby form.
Sniff, sniff… They grow up so fast, don’t…
“I always wanted to draw ever since I can remember,” Glen Keane once recalled, and as soon as he could hold a pencil in his hand, there was no stopping him. Throughout a life devoted to art—and nearly 38 years as an animator at The Walt Disney Studios—Glen’s towering imagination has dreamed up starry-eyed maidens, a coarse and unrefined beast who discovers…
Actor Kurt Russell is known for his roles in such action-adventure flicks as Escape from L.A., The Thing, and Big Trouble in Little China.” To those who grew up with Kurt, however, he’s still remembered as the all-American “apple pie and ice cream” kid who starred as Dexter Reilly in Disney’s The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes, Now You See Him, Now You Don’t,…