Using Found Instruments in Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast


Found objects are sometimes used in music, often to add unusual percussive elements to a work. Their use in such contexts is as old as music itself, as the original invention of musical instruments almost certainly developed from the sounds of natural objects rather than from any specifically designed instruments. I’ve heard of using objects […]

Having my Cinderella Moment with JCPenney

VIP guests enjoy their princess moment at the JCPenney Glam Ball immediately followed by an enchanting pre-reception event in celebration of the world premiere of Disney's "Cinderella" on March 1, 2015 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for JCPenney)

Confession Time…On a day to day basis I basically live in my pajamas. When I was younger I experimented with my hair and even wore heels, platforms, and wedges until the fateful time I fell into Tom Hiddleston’s waiting arms. As I’ve gotten older I’ve found myself being tame. When I got the invite to […]

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Move Review


Movies come out every week and I like to tell you about the ones that are good….the ones that are not so good…well we just won’t talk about them. Today Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast is out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere. Why should you get this one? This […]

When Imagination and Reality Collide The Voice Behind Baymax Scott Adsit


This is who we see in the movie. Loveable and super huggable Baymax. The guy we all fell in love with in Big Hero 6. now HERE is the man behind the voice. Mr. Scott Adsit. Which he’s huggable in hiw own right as well. He sat down with our group pf Blogger to chat […]

Going to LA to have my #JCPCinderellaMoment Walking the Red Carpet of Cinderella


Shhh, we're having a #jcpCinderellaMoment. — JCPenney (@jcpenney) February 11, 2015 I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again….I have a pretty KICK ASS job. I have been able to fulfill lots of my dreams and wishes and whisk my family away on some fun adventures. Saturday I zoom to LA where Sunday […]

Behind The Animation of Tinkerbell and the Legend of the NeverBeast


It’s almost time for the Neverbeast! Releasing on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere March 3rd Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast is going to be lighting up living rooms everywhere. So let’s go Behind The Scenes again this time talking to Story Artist Ryan Green & Animation Supervisor Mike Greenholt and peek […]

Interviewing Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast Director & Producer

Photo by: Coralie Seright

I love going behind the scenes on an animated film. It’s crazy to think of how long it takes from conception to actual movie it takes vs. a regular film. Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast is a different Tinkerbell film. Here’s what the director Steve Loter and producer Makul Wigert had to say […]

Chatting with the Voices of the Oscar Winning Big Hero 6


I was SUPER excited that Big Hero 6 took home an Oscar on Sunday night! It was well deserved! You can see my previous Big Hero 6 posts including The Interview with the Directors, Behind the Scenes at Disney Studios with the Big Hero 6 Team, and my favorite post: Big Hero 6 Research and […]

Fun Facts About McFarland USA Breakout Stars

Jonny Ortiz

What the image above says is the truth: Champions Can Come From Anywhere. These 7 actors who bring the boys of McFarland alive are ones you need to keep an eye out for. They are going to have big careers. Interviews can always be tricky. Some are great and others are just enough to get […]

Champions Can Come From Anywhere: McFarland USA


McFarland USA hits theaters everywhere today. Sports films come a dime a dozen anymore, but it takes heart and the right cast and crew to make you feel like this one is different. In fact, this is a sports movie directed by a female: Niki Caro. She is most famously know for being the writer […]

Disney Does it Again with FEAST short

“FEAST” (Pictured) Director Patrick Osborne. Photo by: Ricky Middlesworth. ©2014 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Disney’s shorts have been around for a long time. The past few years they have used these shorts to convey a certain emotion. PATRICK OSBORNE (Director) is behind Walt Disney Animation Studios’ new short “Feast,” taking the film from conception to completion. Osborne joined WDAS as an animator on the 2008 feature film “Bolt,” and […]

Interviewing The REAL LIFE Inspirations from McFarland USA

Real Life Inspiration

We’ve seen this advertised on millions of books, tv shows, and movies: Based On a True Story. This was the first time I actually interviewed the people who were an inspiration. The first thing you notice when they walk into the room is the deep respect for one another and their “coach” they still have […]

Chatting with BIG HERO 6 Directors Don Hall & Chris Williams


Big Hero 6 flat out ROCKS. I’m a fan, obviously. It takes MARVEL and Disney Animation and mashes it together. Why wouldn’t I like it? Head on over to my earlier post if you want yo get more info on the concept art and research. Right now I want you to hear from the directors […]

EXCLUSIVE Kevin Costner Interview #McFarlandUSAEvent

Kevin Costner

There are certain actors that you kind of grow up admiring. An actor that you can remember watching for years on end. Each film meaning something different and recalling some memory from your mind. Kevin Costner is that for me. I remember watching my mom and other family watching him in field of dreams. As […]