Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Dick Jones Gave Voice To Pinocchio
    Dick Jones Voice Actor Gave Life to Pinocchio
    In my career as a radio reporter I have had the opportunity to interview many fascinating people. In the past 30 years I have talked with legislators, authors, movie directors, actors and actresses and yes even Disney Legends. Such was the case in...
  • Pinocchio and fan Chris Colfer
    Disney voice legend Dick Jones dies after fall in his home
    He was the original voice behind “Pinocchio”—and he was only ten years old at the time. Disney voice legend Dick Jones died on Monday, according to a report on Wednesday by People magazine. The 87-year-old voice actor died after...
  • The Pinocchio Project
    Review: 'I Never Lie—The Pinocchio Project' from 99 Stock Productions
    ("I Never Lie—The Pinocchio Project" plays at The Phoenix Theatre through April 12th, 2014.)99 Stock Productionsis the project of graduates of the theatre department at San Francisco State University. They are a company of great...
  • Garth Brooks
    On this day: February 7
    As we head into the weekend, we start with a look at this day in history. Famous birthdays include Garth Brooks, 52, Ashton Kutcher, 36 and Chris Rock, 49.This is also a special day for Charles Dickens, Pinocchio and the board game Monopoly. Click...
  • Pinocchio
    Disney Review: 'Pinocchio'
    After a wildly successful venture into feature length animation, Disney had to continue the trend with a follow up. There were several options to choose from, but they went with a similar route and adapted another fairy tale with a dark edge to it...
  • Philadelphia Film Society
    First ever Philadelphia International Children’s Film Festival a success
    Yesterday marked the end of the Philadelphia International Children’s Film Festival which ran from Friday November 15 through Sunday November 17. The festival was hosted by the New York International Children’s Film Festival in...
  • Disney Characters
    Shocking truths behind Disney's animated movies
    It is disturbing to know many of the “true” tales but it should not deter you from watching more of Disney’s films. They are kid friendly, made for family movies. But if you ever want to know the real reason why Cinderella&rsquo...
  • The truth about lying
    How to deal with your child lying
    Mommy: “Honey, what are you hiding on the wall?”Daughter: Silence…Mommy: “Can I see?”Daughter: “No” (cue - bottom lip pout and tear running down cheek)Mommy: “You can tell mommy. Accidents happen....
  • RDJ 1
    Robert Downey Jr. To Play Pinocchio and Gepetto in Ben Stiller's Film
    Whether we really need another Pinocchio adaptation is up in the air, or two or three as are currently in the planning stages, Disney does seem to be moving forward with a version of their own. They've been in the business lately of developing...
  • StillerDowney 1
    Ben Stiller may direct Robert Downey Jr. in live-action 'Pinoccio'
    One of the many projects that Tim Burton found himself attached to was a live-action adaptation of Pinocchio, a film pitched to Warner Bros. by none other than Robert Downey Jr., who was expected to star as Gepetto. We've seen it develop in...
  • Geppetto talks to 'Once Upon a Fan'
    Geppetto talks to 'Once Upon a Fan'
    Tony Amendola, who plays Marcus/Geppetto on "Once Upon a Time" gave an exclusive phone interview yesterday to fan site "Once Upon a Fan", a popular OUaT fansite.Amendola, who has also starred in "Dexter" and "...
  • Vuk Prodanovic stars in the upcoming production of Disney's My Son Pinocchio at Actors Studio presented by World of Yum Magazine
    Wish Upon a Star!! - MY SON PINOCCHIO follows its nose to Kelowna
    Close your eyes, right now, and remember when you were just a little gaffer.Envision a talking, dancing cricket dazzling your imagination and bringing out a giggle. Now remember the thud of your heart when a little boy was whisked away to Pleasure...
  • Pinocchio
    Poor box office of 'Frankenweenie' delays Guillermo del Toro's 'Pinocchio'
    Guillermo del Toro currently has five projects he's currently signed on to direct including "Pacific Rim" due out this July and the long-rumored "Hellboy 3," is credited as contributing to the screenplay for the next two...
  • Pinocchio
    Rouge Artists Ensemble's "Pinocchio" at LA Mart
    Pinocchio - Three workshop performances of Rogue Artists Ensemble's newest theatrical adventure pave the way for a full production in 2013. Based on the original text, the Rogues’ Pinocchio is an adult retelling of Italian writer Carlo...
  • 'Grimm:' The story behind 'The Other Side' episode
    'Grimm:' The story behind 'The Other Side' episode
    The eighth episode of "Grimm" aired on Oct. 19 and featured an opening quotation from a story that almost everyone knows. Though the story has been adapted through the years by the likes of Tolstoy and Disney, the "Grimm"...