Barbara Walters And Frank Gifford Among 11 Honorees To Receive Prestigous Disney Legends Awards

BURBANK, CA (October 13, 2008) Today, The Walt Disney Company honored 11 new Disney Legends, recognizing individuals whose work has made a significant and lasting impact on the Disney legacy. The ceremony took place at the Disney Legends Plaza and was presided over by Disney president and CEO, Bob Iger. Among today’s honorees were television news icon Barbara Walters, sports broadcasting legend Frank Gifford and Wayne Allwine and Russi Taylor, who provide the voices of Disney’s top animated stars Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse.