Actor David Ogden Stiers Dies at 75!

In sad news today, actor David Ogden Stiers, has passed away at the age of 75! Mr. Stiers (1942-2018) was known for his role in the TV series, M*A*S*H, as well as for his voice performances in multiple films including:

Beauty and the Beast as Cogsworth,

Pocahontas as General Ratcliffe,

Lilo & Stitch as Dr. Jumba,

and The Hunchback of Notre Dame as the Archdeacon.

He shall definitely be missed!

Actress Jean Stapleton Dies at 90!

Jean Stapleton

In sad news, beloved actress Jean Stapleton has died yesterday at the age of 90! Jean Stapleton (1923-2013) was most famous for her role as Edith Bunker in the popular ’70s sitcom, “All in the Family”.

Jean Stapleton and Carroll O'Connor
“Archie!”

In terms of animation, she lent her voice to the character Mrs. Jenkins in the Disney film, “Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World”.

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She’ll definitely be missed!

Disney Canon-Forgotten/Minor Characters #33: Namontac

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Believe it or not, nobody really wanted to make “The Lion King”!

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It’s true, the vast majority of people, including Jeffrey Katzenberg himself didn’t think that anyone would actually like or want to see “The Lion King”!

"MUAHAHAHAAAA!"
“MUAHAHAHAAAA!”

Preposterous, I know! Instead, they all wanted to get to work on what would be Disney’s 33rd animated feature, “Pocahontas”! Continue reading “Disney Canon-Forgotten/Minor Characters #33: Namontac”