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SMEG and Disney Launch Special Edition Refrigerator, Mark First U.S. Partnership

SMEG and Disney Launch Special Edition Refrigerator, Mark First U.S. Partnership

This fall, two global icons of design join forces to announce their first-ever collaboration in the U.S. market. Leading Italian appliance manufacturer SMEG, has teamed up with Disney to launch a commemorative refrigerator celebrating one of America’s most-beloved cartoon characters, Mickey Mouse. Mickey Mouse came into the homes – and hearts – of the world for the first time in 1928, through black and white animation as his debut character, Steamboat Willie. Nodding to this vintage, playful sketch, SMEG’s popular…

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Disney Celebrates 90 Years of Mickey Mouse with Worldwide Festivities

Disney Celebrates 90 Years of Mickey Mouse with Worldwide Festivities

Disney announced the launch of a world-wide celebration honoring 90 years of Mickey Mouse. Since his big-screen debut in Steamboat Willie on November 18, 1928, Mickey has been the global ambassador for The Walt Disney Company. From the beloved Mickey Mouse Club to today’s Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts, Mickey’s optimistic outlook and endearing personality continue to delight fans around the world every day. The cross-company festivities will continue through 2018 and beyond and will include an exclusive fashion show, a new television special, a celebration at…

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Fine Art Photographer Gray Malin Debuts “The Red Carpet Series” with Minnie Mouse as Muse for #RockTheDots

Fine art photographer Gray Malin has released a new series inspired by the ultimate global style icon, Minnie Mouse, set within Hollywood’s iconic landscape – the red carpet. The series is a limited run release along with a piece of video art, a first-ever production for Malin. The release coincides with #RockTheDots an annual celebration of fashion muse Minnie Mouse and her signature polka dot style tied to National Polka Dot Day on January 22nd – and fittingly falls in…

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OMG Yes, Disney Rarities Music Coming! Walt Disney Records And Fairfax Classics Announce Details For The Silly Symphony Collection Box Set

Less than a year after Mickey Mouse’s debut in Steamboat Willie, the Walt Disney Studio embarked on a decade-long series of music-driven shorts whose breakthroughs would forever change the direction of animation and would have a massive impact on popular culture. The 75 cartoons – called Silly Symphonies – pioneered “three-strip” Technicolor, introduced Donald Duck, and created a pop music phenomenon with “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?” They won seven Academy Awards® for Best Short Subject (Cartoon) between…

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Walt Disney’s life hits the big screen “WALT BEFORE MICKEY” A feature film set to start filming in Florida this Month

Armando Gutierrez, a Florida native, announces the filming schedule of “Walt Before Mickey,” a big screen movie about the life of a simple man with a big dream: Walt Disney. Set in the early 1900’s, the film is based on the book “Walt Before Mickey” that chronicles Walt’s early years and his rise to success. This feature film is being produced by Armando Gutierrez (Henry & Me), Jeff Rice (Executive Producer of End Before Watch, 2 GUNS, Broken City, Lone…

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