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Julie Andrews arrives at the U.S. Premiere of "Saving Mr. Banks," at Disney Studios on Dec. 9, 2013, in Burbank, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Julie Andrews missed NBC’s live ‘Sound of Music’

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — More than 18 million television viewers watched Carrie Underwood perform the role of Maria last week in NBC’s “The Sound of Music Live!” But Julie Andrews wasn’t among them. Andrews, who […]

12/10/2013

This image released by Disney shows Kristoff, voiced by Jonathan Groff, left, and Anna, voiced by Kristen Bell, in a scene from the animated feature "Frozen." (AP Photo/Disney)

‘Frozen’ takes over top spot at box office

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney’s wintery animated tale “Frozen” took over the top spot at the box office with $31.6 million in its second week of release. Studios announced final numbers for the weekend box […]

12/09/2013

This image released by Disney shows Kristoff, voiced by Jonathan Groff, left, and Anna, voiced by Kristen Bell, in a scene from the animated feature "Frozen." (AP Photo/Disney)

‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ glowing box office hits

“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” continues to illuminate the box office after its second weekend in theaters. Figures released by studios Monday show the “Hunger Games” sequel, starring Jennifer Lawrence, broke holiday box office records […]

12/02/2013

This publicity photo released by Walt Disney Studios and Marvel shows Chris Hemsworth in a scene from "Thor: The Dark World." (AP Photo/Walt Disney Studios/Marvel, Jay Maidment)

‘Thor’ stays atop box office with $36.6 million

  NEW YORK (AP) — Disney’s “Thor: The Dark World” continued its box office reign with $36.6 million in its second weekend of release. Opening 15 years after the original “The Best Man,” Universal’s romantic […]

11/18/2013

Actor Tom Hanks, left, takes a photo with actor and honoree Steve Martin at the 2013 Governors Awards on Nov. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)

Disney screening event

BURBANK (CNS) – Some die-hard Disney fans will get a chance next month to visit the company’s Burbank studio to see the new film chronicling Walt Disney’s efforts to secure movie rights for “Mary Poppins,” […]

11/18/2013

Disney, Bruckheimer to end longtime partnership

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. has announced that it would not renew its first-look deal with producer Jerry Bruckheimer, bringing an end to a longtime partnership between the Hollywood icons. The 69-year-old […]

09/20/2013

Image from the video game, "Disney Infinity: The Toy Box." (AP Photo/Walt Disney Company)

Disney prepares a toy offensive with ‘Infinity’

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — With cartoony posters plastering the walls and toy figures standing at attention on nearly every flat surface, a once ordinary conference room on Disney’s Glendale campus has been transformed into the […]

08/12/2013

From left, Jessie, voiced by Joan Cusack, Buzz Lightyear, voiced by Tim Allen and Woody, voiced by Tom Hanks are shown in a scene from, "Toy Story 3." (AP Photo/Disney Pixar)

‘Star Wars’ film won’t be previewed at Disney expo

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Force may not be with Disney fans this weekend. The Walt Disney Co. is cracking open the vault, rolling out the red carpet and pulling back the curtain for more […]

08/09/2013

Jake Winebaum

Jake Winebaum on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with internet entrepreneur Jake Winebaum, who currently serves as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Brighter.com, a simple, free alternative to dental insurance that makes quality dental care affordable. Prior to founding Brighter.com, he served as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Business.com, a leader in the online business-to-business commercial search space that has been recognized in the “Inc. 500″ and BtoB magazine’s “Media Power 50.” Winebaum sold the company to R.H. Donnelley in August 2007.

07/25/2013

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See a theme park like a VIP with no waits, hassles

America’s biggest theme parks will pack in around 120 million people this year. That’s a lot of standing in long lines for roller coasters, juggling show schedules and figuring out when and where to eat. […]

06/13/2013

Disneyland theme park sign in Anaheim (AP Photo)

Day at Disneyland now more than $90

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When you wish upon a star, be sure to bring your wallet. Disneyland has taken another step toward becoming the priciest place on earth. Disney said in a statement that starting […]

06/03/2013

Mickey Mouse (AP Photo)

Mickey returns to Fantasyland in high-tech show

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mickey Mouse is center stage again in Fantasyland. The world’s most famous mouse has reclaimed Disneyland’s Fantasyland Theatre for himself after a six-year occupation by the Disney princesses. In recent years, […]

05/28/2013

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