Disney attractions around the world have long been attracting visitors in magical ways for generations. To celebrate the July 30 release of the Disney feature film Jungle CruiseInspired by the attractions of Disney Parks, beginning with the opening of Disneyland® Park in 1955, Disney+ will premiere all episodes of its latest original series behind the charm On Friday, July 16. The 10-part series, narrated by Paget Brewster, gives viewers an exclusive ‘behind the scenes’ glimpse of the most beloved attractions and landmarks at Disney parks and resorts around the world. Jungle Cruise To “it’s a small world” By the Haunted Mansion To Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Hear the unique story behind each castle in the park and learn how Disney Imagineers designed and built them and discover the intricacies of the transportation systems in each park, and how the iconic Disneyland® Hotel came to be.
behind the charm The rich, amazing history of Disney Parks uses archival and never-before-seen footage and photographs to reveal how attractions came to be and how new ideas surfaced and how they were refined as technology developed.
“Working with Disney and Seven Bucks has not only been an honor for my career, it was also a lot of fun, which I hope people will feel when they see the show!” Brian Volk-Weiss, Executive Producer and Director.
Featuring rare interviews with Walt Disney, each episode also features exclusive interviews with Disney Legends and dozens of past and present Imagineers, including Bob Weiss, Janet Lombo, Kim Irwin, Scott Trowbridge, Tom Fitzgerald, Scott Drake, Carmen Smith, Joe Rohde, and others who uncover the inside secrets of the parks and how the iconic Disney attraction was brought to life. Discovered for the first time how wild stories are the Haunted Mansion 999 was full of happiness, how Twilight Zone Tower of Terror Transform into Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! (defying gravity in the process) And why did Space Mountain take so long to launch.
- . all 10 episodes of behind the charm Available to stream Friday, July 16 on Disney+:
- Jungle Cruise
- the Haunted Mansion
- star tours
- The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
- Disneyland Hotel
- space Mountain
- it’s a small world
- Train, Tram and Monorail
- Presidents Hall
behind the charm Seven Bucks Productions by Dwayne Johnson, Danny Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Brian Gewirtz, and Kevin Hill and executive produced by Brian Volk-Weiss, Robin Henry, and Cisco Henson of The Nassela Company. Brian Volk-Weiss directs the series.
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