• Dining Reviews
    Dining Review: Blue Bayou Restaurant

    Review by Mark Hickson: The historic Blue Bayou Restaurant holds a special spot in many park goers hearts. I remember the first time I ate there in 1967… it was magical. That is when I first had their signature Monte Christo Sandwich. So for today’s lunch I’m getting the classic Monte Christo and a Mint Julep! […]

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    Pirates 5 to Shoot Down-Under

    Australia’s federal government has agreed to provide some US$20.2 million (A$21.6 million) of financial incentives in order to attract Disney’s upcoming “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” to shoot in the country. The agreement was announced by federal arts minister George Brandis. “The government is pleased to agree to Disney’s request to […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Goodby Kate, Dick and a Few Fingertips

    Chief Creative Officer Kate Juergens Exits ABC Family. Kate Juergens, the executive behind ABC Family‘s defining original programming including Pretty Little Liars, The Secret Life Of The American Teenager, Switched At Birth and The Fosters, is leaving her post as Chief Creative Officer and EVP Original Content. The move was announced today via a staff […]

  • Disney Related News
    Pirates of the Caribbean Ship Sinks

    The two-masted, square-rigged tall ship Brig Unicorn, featured in two Pirates of the Caribbean movies has sunk off Saint Lucia. According to reports, the ship sank as it sailed from Saint Lucia to Saint Vincent & the Grenadines for dry docking, a journey of only 18 miles. The St. Lucia Times reported that the ship […]

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    Shanghai Disneyland’s ‘Treasure Cove’ Concept Art

    For the first time ever, a Disney Park will be home to a Pirates-themed land Treasure Cove and an e-ticket attraction called Pirates of the Caribbean: Battle of the Sunken Treasure. The attraction will feature a combination of new technology and innovation to bring guests along a pirate adventure with Captain Jack Sparrow and Captain […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Should I Stay or Should I Go?

    Keith Richards to return as Johnny Depp’s swashbuckling dad in next Pirates Of The Caribbean film. The Rolling Stones musician is set to reprise his role as Captain Jack Sparrow’s father in Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. After months of talks, Keith has signed on to rejoin Johnny Depp in this […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Two Weddings and a Snow Globe

    Couple Secretly Marries on Pirates of the Caribbean Ride. Two Utah Disney fanatics had their dream came true when they got married on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disneyland. Tory Elgante and his new wife Nikki exchanged vows while family and friends sat beside them in the attraction’s boat. Elgante says his friend from […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Club 33 at Disney World?

    Disney World to host veterans-hiring summit. Walt Disney World to host a free “Veterans Institute” workshop later this fall aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses establish veteran-hiring programs. The Nov. 14 event is part of Disney’s year-old “Heroes Work Here” campaign, which Disney launched last year with a pledge to hire more than 1,000 […]

  • The Walt Disney Studios
    Pirates of the Caribbean 5 on Indefinite Hold

    Disney on Tuesday put “Pirates of the Caribbean 5” on indefinite hold. The next installment in the franchise from producer Jerry Bruckheimer and star Johnny Depp titled “Catch Me if You Can.” had been scheduled for July 10, 2015. Update 9/12/13: Due to script and budget issues, Producer Jerry Bruckheimer said today they’ll be pushing […]