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Kermit the Frog Gives a TED Talk About Creativity & the Power of “Ridiculous Optimism”

In 2015, 3.8 billion years after “creativity emerged” out of “sheerest emptiness,” Kermit the Frog was tapped to give a talk on creativity at TEDxJackson. How did a local, one-day event manage to snag such a global icon? Roots. The famed frog’s creator, Jim Henson, spent his first decade in Mississippi (though Kermit was born of a ping pong ball and Henson’s mother’s old coat after the family relocated to Maryland.) The conference took place 15 years after Henson’s untimely death, ...
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How Disneyland made Snow White ride less scary and more ‘happily ever after’

Walt Disney Imagineering’s Dave Caranci remembers feeling a mix of trepidation and excitement about riding the Snow White dark ride in Fantasyland for the first time as a 5-year-old visiting Disneyland with his family. “The first time I rode it was in the early ‘70s and it scared me to death,” said Caranci, Imagineering’s manager of creative development. “It was always one of those that you wanted to ride, but as you went to get on it you didn’t want to.” Caranci has spent the past year working ...
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Niles: The new version of Disneyland debuts

Welcome to Disneyland 2.0. After a pretty much uninterrupted run of nearly 65 years, Disneyland is returning after a break of more than 13 months. It’s been a hard reset for the resort, which now will be forced to operate in ways different than it has before. Some of these changes will be temporary. But some might endure, as Disneyland adapts to operate within a new reality. The pandemic has been just one of several factors shaping this new reality, creating challenges not just for Disneyland bu...
Tags: Star Wars, Disney, Sport, Soccer, Peter Pan, Disneyland, Walt Disney, Southern California, DCA, Niles, Disney California Adventure, Disneyland Disneyland, Robert Niles, Reopening Disneyland

Santa Anita: Royal Ship edges Country Grammer to win Californian Stakes

Jockey Mike Smith guides Royal Ship to the winner’s circle after their victory in the Californian Stakes on Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Santa Anita Park. (Benoit Photo) Royal Ship and jockey Mike Smith, left, outleg Country Grammer with jockey Abel Cedillo to win the Californian Stakes on Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Santa Anita Park. (Benoit Photo) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Royal Ship and jockey Mike Smith, front, outleg Country Grammer with jockey Abel Cedillo ...
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Which Disneyland and DCA rides will be open — and closed — when the parks return

Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will return with many but not all of their 80-plus rides, attractions and shows when the Anaheim theme parks reopen later this month after a yearlong coronavirus closure. Disney has confirmed more than 40 rides and attractions will return when the Anaheim theme parks reopen on April 30 — including Rise of the Resistance and Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Previously, Disney had confirmed that only the renamed Snow White’s E...
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What we know about the 6 possible projects in the Disneyland expansion plan

Disneyland dangled six possible projects to provide a “flavor” of what future expansion could look like over the next couple decades under a reimagined long-term vision for the Anaheim theme park resort district. The DisneylandForward proposal seeks to update a 1990s Anaheim city plan to allow for a mix of theme park, hotel, retail, dining and entertainment on the eastern and western edges of the Disneyland resort. The six possible projects based on “Tangled,” “Frozen,” “Peter Pan,” “Zootopia,” ...
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What is Calm? How to use the meditation and mental fitness app featuring celebrity 'sleep stories'

The Calm app features meditations, masterclasses, sleep stories, and more. svetikd/Getty Images Calm is a mental fitness app featuring stories, meditations, and music to help users sleep better, lessen anxiety, and become more mindful. Calm offers premium memberships worth $14.99 per month or $69.99 per year or a free version with limited options. The Calm app is popular among mental fitness advocates and for its celebrity sleep stories featuring the voices of Harry Styles, Kate Winslet,...
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A year after closing amid the pandemic, Disneyland plans to expand with new rides, restaurants, and entertainment

Visitors take selfies in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle during the last day before Disneyland closes because of COVID-19 in Anaheim, California on March 13, 2020. Jeff Gritchen/MediaNews Group/Orange County Register/Getty Images "DisneylandForward" is a multi-year planning effort that will lead to an expansion, a spokesperson told Insider. The expansion might include themed lands based on Disney movies such as "Tangled" and "Peter Pan." Disney first needs to receive an updated development...
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Disneyland Proposes “Immersive Theme Park” Expansion, May Include ‘Black Panther,’ ‘Frozen,’ and ‘Avatar’ Lands

Disneyland could be getting a lot bigger. The theme park has announced their new DisneylandForward initiative, which will see the House of Mouse working with the city of Anaheim to reimagine what the resort district of Disneyland could look like by building what they refer to as a “Immersive Theme Park” expansion. The hope is for Disneyland to create a more integrated experience between the Disneyland and Disney California Adventure parks that would also beef up each park substantially by bring...
Tags: Elsa, Frozen, Florida, Movies, Disney, Pandora, Avatar, Tokyo, Theme Parks, Peter Pan, Tangled, Anna, Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World, Tron

Disneyland unveils plans for theme park, retail and parking expansion

Disneyland has unveiled long-term plans for theme park, retail and parking expansion as the Anaheim theme park prepares to work with the city to reimagine what the resort district will look like over the next couple decades. DisneylandForward is Disney’s effort to work with the city to grow the Disneyland resort, update the blueprint for the resort district and propel Anaheim’s economic rebound following the COVID-19 pandemic. Disney will be asking the city over the next weeks and months for mor...
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Peter Pan And Wendy: 7 Quick Things We Know About The Disney Movie

Here's what we know (so far) about Disney+'s Peter Pan and Wendy, the latest movie from Pete's Dragon's David Lowery.
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Lockdown one year on: Hiran Abeysekera on how Covid nixed his West End debut

The Sri Lankan actor, who had wowed audiences in Sheffield in Life of Pi, was poised for West End fame when theatres shut up shop. He reflects on a career interruptedSee all our coronavirus coverage“I was scared that I might not be able to do Pi again,” says Hiran Abeysekera, who was preparing to transfer his rapturously received 2019 performance in Life of Pi to the West End when the pandemic hit. “We were joking that when theatres finally reopened, I’d have grey hair and a walking stick. Peopl...
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Disneyland is Reopening on April 30 with Limited Capacity and Enhanced Health & Safety Measures

It’s been almost a full year since Disneyland closed last year at the start of the coronavirus pandemic. But now that the COVID-19 vaccine is being distributed far and wide, it’s finally time for the happiest place on Earth to lift people’s spirits by reopening for the spring. Disneyland Resort has announced the Disneyland park and Disney California Adventure park will be reopening to the public with limited capacity starting on April 30. But not everything will be up and running as usual, and ...
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Kevin Feige Teases The Falcon and The Winter Soldier's Mysterious New Marvel Comics Location

Fede Alvarez teases his Texas Chainsaw Massacre follow-up. Work has begun on Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers and The Midnight Club. Henry Golding teases reshoots on Snake Eyes. Plus, what’s to come on Supergirl and The Flash. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
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Disney’s ‘Peter Pan and Wendy’ Has Started Production in Vancouver

Disney has officially begun shooting Peter Pan and Wendy, another adaptation of the classic fantasy tale written by J.M. Barrie. With inspiration from the 1953 animated adaptation from Disney, director David Lowery (Pete’s Dragon) is at the helm of this new take on the old favorite with Jude Law playing the dastardly Captain Hook. Disney sent out a press release today announcing the beginning of production on Peter Pan and Wendy, which will be one of the many original movies arriving on Disne...
Tags: Movies, Fantasy, Disney, Adaptation, Vancouver, John, Peter Pan, Jude-Law, Jim Gaffigan, Michael, David Lowery, Peter, Wendy, Barrie, Smee, Disney/Pixar

Disney+’s Live-Action Peter Pan & Wendy Film Begins Production

Disney+’s Live-Action Peter Pan & Wendy Film Begins Production Disney+ has announced that production on Walt Disney Studios’ upcoming and newest live-action film adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s classic novel Peter Pan & Wendy has finally commenced in Vancouver. The long-in development feature was originally set for a theatrical release but was officially moved to Disney+ last December along with Robert Zemeckis’ Pinocchio. “Peter Pan has long been one of my favorite stories, partially because I’...
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How the pandemic will change Disneyland forever

The COVID-19 pandemic that shuttered Disneyland for a year, cost the company billions, forced tens of thousands out of work and left millions of fans eagerly waiting to return will change the Anaheim theme park forever. Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will mark the one-year anniversary of the closure of the parks due to the COVID-19 pandemic on Sunday, March 14. California theme parks can reopen on April 1 under revised state guidelines. Disneyland and DCA will return in late April. ...
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Disney Plus’ Five-Month-Old Decision to Block Films With Racist Depictions From Kid Profiles Draws New ‘Cancel Culture’ Ire

Disney is taking fire from conservatives complaining about so-called “cancel culture” for a change the company made to Disney Plus — five months ago. In October 2020, Disney Plus added a new content warning that appears as a slate prior to several older movies on the service that contain racist depictions, including “Dumbo,” “Peter Pan,” […]
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Golden oldie ‘King Kazu’ leads Japan’s football veterans

Tokyo (AFP) – Japan’s Peter Pan striker Kazuyoshi Miura is preparing to play another season despite turning 54 this week, but he is far from his country’s only footballing golden oldie. Miura, better known as... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Being 'Peter Pan' Ruined Its Young Star's Life

By Amanda Mannen  Published: February 18th, 2021 
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Hunt for owner of 1943 Peter Pan book found in France

Tracey Green, from the West Midlands, uncovered the inscribed book at a railway station she is renovating.

20 Years of Disney California Adventure: Exploring How Disney’s Theme Park Misfire Came Back from the Dead

20 years ago today, Disneyland Park got a sister. For over four decades, the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California had comprised the original theme park and its corresponding hotel. But on February 8, 2001, Disneyland Park was joined by Disney’s California Adventure, a theme park located in California that was also about California. (In an opening-day TV special, the park was advertised thusly: “Disney’s California Adventure…in California!”) Even with the park closed for nearly a ...
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New to Stream: Starz February 2021 Movie & TV Titles Announced

New to Stream: Starz February 2021 Movie & TV Titles Announced The full list of February 2021 movies and TV titles that will be available for streaming on the Starz App has been released, which you can now view below along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service this month. Classic ’90s films such as Ronin, Black Sheep, Sleepy Hollow, Starship Troopers, Donnie Brasco, and more will also be available for streaming this month. RELATED: Oscar Winner Helen Hunt Joins Bli...
Tags: TV, Movies, Earth, Liverpool, TV News, Starz, Streaming, Peter Pan, Tyler Perry, Pretoria, Silverman, Greenberg, Bala, Donnie Brasco, Helen Hunt, Tom Horn

‘Mayday’ Review: Mia Goth Leads a Group of Lost Girls to War in a Dreamy, Distorted ‘Peter Pan’ Fable [Sundance 2021]

“Mary, Alpha, Yankee, Delta, Alpha, Yankee…” a woman’s voice lazily repeats over radio static, as a man parachutes from a helicopter amid a freak storm. That refrain echoes throughout Karen Cinorre‘s surreal drama: “Mayday, mayday” the woman calls, not appearing to need much help at all. But Mayday is very much about women in need. Women who have taken sanctuary in a dreamlike fantasy world eternally at war, luring men to their deaths with their distress calls like some kind of post-modern sire...
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How YouTuber Max Miller ramped up ‘Tasting History’ during his furlough

Love cooking shows? This could be your new favorite. It has no competitions, no screaming chefs, no impossible time challenges and no racing around grocery stores for ingredients. That’s the magic of “Tasting History.” Without all those crazy distractions, YouTuber Max Miller can focus on telling compelling stories of fascinating foods from exotic locations and bygone eras. Garrett Mitchell, center, Jake Pries, left, and Chase Strumpf, right, of UCLA celebrate following Mitchell’s home ...
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Niles: Jungle Cruise changes get Disneyland on the right side of history

With its announced changes to the Jungle Cruise ride, Walt Disney Imagineering is taking another step toward getting on the right side of history. But will Disney ever get there? Disney said that it will change the Jungle Cruise rides at Disneyland and Walt Disney World to add a new story line and remove what sources in the company called negative depictions of indigenous people. We cannot judge Disney’s Jungle Cruise specific changes until we see them, but Disney did do the right thing in decid...
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Disney’s ‘Peter Pan & Wendy’ Casts Jim Gaffigan as Mr. Smee

Yo ho, yo ho, it’s a pirate’s life for Jim Gaffigan. The Tesla actor has signed on Disney’s live-action Peter Pan & Wendy as Mr. Smee, the loyal shipmate to the villainous Captain Hook, to be played by Jude Law. And look, he’s already got the perfect hair for the part (hidden beneath that very real hat). The Wrap reports that Jim Gaffigan has closed a deal to play Captain Hook’s reliable sidekick and first mate, Mr. Smee, in the live-action Peter Pan & Wendy film directed by Pete’s Dragon an...
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Live-Action Peter Pan Casts Jim Gaffigan as Mr. Smee

Live-action Peter Pan casts Jim Gaffigan as Mr. Smee After exploring his serious side on the big screen for the past few years, stand-up comic/actor Jim Gaffigan (Tesla, Stargirl) is returning to his humorous roots as he has signed on for Disney’s live-action adaptation of Peter Pan as Captain Hook’s boatswain Mr. Smee, according to The Wrap. RELATED: Disney Taps Yara Shahidi for Tinker Bell in Live-Action Peter Pan PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlo...
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Now Stream This: ‘One Night in Miami’, ‘Master and Commander’, ‘After Hours’, ‘Gretel and Hansel’, ‘The Straight Story’, and More

(Welcome to Now Stream This, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out there.) One Night in Miami Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video Release Date: 2020 Genre: Drama Director: Regina King Cast: Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom Jr. Regina King‘s feature directorial debut is an actor’s showcase, featuring four performers at the top of their game as they share the screen and burn it up in the proces...
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