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April 7, 2014

Behind the Scenes at ABC's 'The View' with 'NBA Countdown' Host Sage Steele

By Kristen Hudak, ESPN
It’s quite common to see familiar faces from across The Walt Disney Company appear on ABC, ESPN, the Disney Channel, Disney XD and throughout the Disney family of networks in a variety of different roles. Crossover opportunities are often developed across Disney platforms to share unique resources and content, while introducing key programming to new audiences. For example, hosts from ABC’s "The Chew" shared recipes on ESPN’s "College GameDay" and ESPN Radio’s Colin Cowherd and SEC Network’s Brent Musburger voiced animated characters in Disney•Pixar’s "Cars 2" and "Disney’s Planes".
April 4, 2014

Disney Publishing Worldwide Shines at Bologna Children's Book Fair

By Tracy Stecko, Disney Consumer Products
Bologna, Italy, is a city known for its culinary tradition. But did you also know that it’s the location of one of the largest children’s book festivals? Each year, Disney Publishing Worldwide (DPW) travels to Bologna, along with hundreds of publishers, editors, authors and agents to attend the Bologna Children’s Book Fair—a three-day event that is one of the most significant book festivals for the children’s publishing industry. In 2013, the fair had 1,200 exhibitors from 75 countries and 25,000 international professional trade representatives. This year’s book fair—which took place March 24–27—marked another action-packed event. DPW’s booth was a popular destination for guests and showcased the latest content from Disney’s publishing arm.
April 2, 2014

Disney Celebrates Earth Month

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Yesterday marked the beginning of Earth Month, and it’s a special time for all of us at Disney—and even around the world—as we are reminded of how we can join together and care for the world we share.
April 1, 2014

Disneytoon Executive on the Animation Studio Behind 'The Pirate Fairy' and 'Planes: Fire & Rescue'

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios

Today, the new Tinker Bell film The Pirate Fairy is available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital HD. The fifth film in the popular Fairies series, The Pirate Fairy is a swashbuckling new adventure from Disneytoon Studios—one of three feature animation studios that call The Walt Disney Studios home.

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