Disney has announced that a televised programme, The Most Magical Story on Earth: 50 Years of Walt Disney World, will be airing on ABC on October 1. Fans are excited for the upcoming 50th anniversary in Walt Disney World and this programme will kickstart the celebrations!
Hosted by the legendary Whoopi Goldberg, the programme will take a look at the past, present, and future of the world-renowned vacation spot. It will feature Walt Disney World’s most famous pop-culture moments, interviews with actors, actresses, athletes, cast members, Imagineers and executives, and never before seen on television footage! There will also be spectacular musical performances in front of Cinderella Castle by Christina Aguilera and Halle Bailey, accompanied by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.
The star-studded line-up is set to include Anthony Anderson, John Stamos, Marsai Martin, Gary Sinise, Melissa Joan Hart, and Candace Cameron Bure. Sports fans will need to look out for NFL athletes Tom Brady, Phil Simms, and Doug Williams. It will also include interviews with Kevin Feige, Pete Doctor, James Cameron, Walt Disney World Imagineers including Bob Weis, Mark Kohl, and Ann Morrow Johnson, and Disney executives Bob Chapek, Bob Iger, and Michael Eisner.
The celebration will air on ABC on October 1 from 8-10 p.m. ET. It will be available on demand and on Hulu the next day and later in the month on Disney+. For more information, make sure you check out Disney Parks Blog. We can’t wait to check it out!