Mary Poppins

This undated handout image provided by the Library of Congress shows a scene from the movie Mary Poppins. This scene shows Bert the chimney sweep, played by Dick Van Dyke, center, and the other sweeps performing “Step in Time.” (AP Photo/Library of Congress, Courtesy Walt Disney Studios)

‘Mary Poppins’ among 25 US films to be preserved

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just in time for a new movie about the making of “Mary Poppins,” the 1964 Disney classic starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke has been selected for preservation at the Library […]

12/18/2013

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

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

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, afternoon anchor, KFWB NEWS TALK 980 Looking for something fun to do for any age? Just what the doctor ordered — a spoonful of sugar and a lot of entertainment. Mary Poppins, […]

08/10/2012