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December 17, 2013

'Disney Animated' Named Apple's iPad App of the Year

By Mariam Sughayer, Disney Interactive
We are thrilled to announce that "Disney Animated" was named Apple's iPad App of the Year! This is the first time Disney has been awarded this commendation, and the app was selected out of the 100,000 iPad apps that launched on the App Store in 2013
December 16, 2013

Disney Adds New Domestic Box Office Record to Global, International Records

By Janelle Tipton, The Walt Disney Studios
On December 14, The Walt Disney Studios set another company box office record, reaching a new all-time high at the domestic box office, breaking our previous record of $1.547 billion set in 2012. This completes a trifecta of records for the Studio, which has already surpassed all previous years at both the international and global box office. This is the first year, in fact, that we’ve reached the $4 billion threshold globally.
December 16, 2013

Disney Employee Profile: Food Services Coordinator at Walt Disney World Resort

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Once you step inside Walt Disney World Resort, you can’t miss the ear-to-ear smiles and cheerful faces of our Cast Members who are ready to help create memories that our guests will always cherish. And there’s no better time to join the Cast at Walt Disney World Resort in the quick service restaurant, transportation, housekeeping and vacation planning areas in full-time, part-time and seasonal opportunities.
December 13, 2013

Disney News This Week: Walt Disney Studios Award Nominations, Celebrating 90 Years of Disney Animation, 'Good Morning America' Wins November Sweeps

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Let the award season begin! The Walt Disney Studios was honored with a number of Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards nominations this week. "Saving Mr. Banks" star Emma Thompson—who plays the role of Mary Poppins author P. L. Travers—received a “Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama” nod for the Golden Globes and was recognized in the “Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role” category for the SAG Awards. "Frozen", Walt Disney Animation Studios’ latest film, was honored with a Golden Globe nomination for “Best Animated Feature Film,” and “Let It Go,” one Elsa’s main ballads, secured a spot in the “Best Original Song—Motion Picture” category. Congratulations to the Studio for this amazing achievement!
December 12, 2013

All-New, Contemporary Live-Action Disney Channel Original Movie 'Descendants' to Introduce Teenage Children of Iconic Disney Villains

By Marina Draskovic, The Walt Disney Company

They’ve struck fear into our hearts with a piercing gaze. With sinister, spine-tingling laughter they send chills rippling through our bodies. And now, for the first time, we meet their teenage kids? Yes, the Disney Villains’ legacy will continue in the brand-new, contemporary live-action Disney Channel Original Movie "Descendants."