• Walt Disney Family Museum
    A Tribute to Annette Funicello at WDFM

    In the mid-1950s, thousands of young Americans tuned in to Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Club. For many, the Mouseketeer they loved the most was a talented young performer named Annette, who went on to become America’s favorite “girl next door,” appearing in Disney produced TV shows and films, and a series of beach movies. Join […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt

    ABC is developing a Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn drama (The Hollywood Reporter). The network is developing Finn & Sawyer, a contemporary take on Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.  It is described as an adventure-themed reinvention that revolves around the two famed literary characters who re-meet as young men in their 20s and form an investigative firm in a […]

  • A Mouseketeers View-Master Show With Commentary by Lonnie Burr – Part 2

    A DbM Exclusive: I am most please to include the commentary of Mr. Lonnie Burr, an Original Mouseketeer, and a featured star in this piece of Disney history. This is Reel Two of three, staring the original Mouseketeers Lonnie Burr, Sharon Baird, Bobby Burgess, Annette Funicello, and Jimmie Dodd. Reel Two – ‘Mountain Rescue’ – “Mouseketeers, Sharon, Annette, Lonnie, Bobby and […]