‘Lady Gaga & Muppets Holiday Spectacular’ Airs Thanksgiving on ABC

LADY GAGA, KERMIT THE FROG (ABC/ Rick Rowell) On Thanksgiving night, November 28 at 9:30 pm ET/PT, the ABC Television Network will air the 90-minute special, ‘Lady Gaga & The Muppets’ Holiday Spectacular.’ The broadcast offers an avant-garde twist on the classic holiday variety show as Lady Gaga goes backstage with The Muppets, making a performance dream come true for the multi-platinum singer songwriter when they combine forces to sing holiday favorites and Lady Gaga hits.

‘I was so excited when ABC called me about doing a holiday special this year,’ said Lady Gaga. ‘I knew it just wouldn’t be a complete night of laughter and memories without The Muppets! Can’t wait to see the gang again and I hope Miss Piggy’s still not mad about Kermit. We’re just friends!’

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Peek Inside Spring 2011 Issue of ‘Disney twenty-three’ Magazine, Available February 1

Disney twenty-three magazine, spring 2011The spring issue of Disney twenty-three magazine hits stands February 1, loaded with articles to delight both Disney fans and the general public.

The cover story gives readers a stem-to-stern tour of Disney Cruise Line’s awe-inspiring new ship, Disney Dream, a mighty 4,000 passenger vessel equipped with cutting-edge technology and activities and entertainment for ultimate family fun on the high seas. Featuring an exclusive guided exploration of this third and largest ship in the Disney fleet, the spring issue of Disney twenty-three lets readers learn exciting details from the Imagineers who helped transform their creative vision into one of the world’s most spectacular floating vacation spots.

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‘Gnomeo & Juliet’ – Twenty-Six New Hi-Res Stills

Top to bottom: Juliet, Gnomeo, Featherstone © Miramax Film NY, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Touchstone Pictures have just provided us with more than two dozen new stills from Gnomeo & Juliet starring James McAvoy and Emily Blunt. The stills have been added to the beginning of our gallery for the film below. As always, click on any of the thumbnails to see a larger version of the image.

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First Look: ‘Gnomeo and Juliet’ Theatrical Poster and New Stills

Gnomeo and Juliet from Touchstone Pictures

Disney’s Touchstone Pictures has provided us with the teaser one-sheet and two additional stills from its February 11, 2011 release of Gnomeo and Juliet. The greatest love story ever told, starring…garden gnomes? In the upcoming Gnomeo & Juliet, Shakespeare’s revered tale gets a comical, off-the-wall makeover. Directed by Kelly Asbury (“Shrek 2”) and showcasing both classic and original songs by Elton John, the film features the voices of James McAvoy and Emily Blunt as Gnomeo and Juliet, who have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink flamingos and thrilling lawnmower races in the mix, can this young couple find lasting happiness?

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Photo Gallery: Elton John and Leon Russell Perform on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’

Elton John Performs at Beacon Theater (ABC/Ida Mae Astute)

Yesterday morning, music legends Elton John and Leon Russell took the stage of the historic Beacon Theater in New York City for a live performance that was aired on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America.’ ABC has graciously provided us with these photos from this momentous event which were are pleased to share with you.

All photos by Ida Mae Astute/ABC. Photos courtesy of and © ABC. All Rights Reserved.

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Elton John and Leon Russell to Perform Live on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ October 20

Two music legends, Elton John and singer songwriter Leon Russell, will perform live on ABC News’ “Good Morning America” on Wednesday, October 20th from the Beacon Theatre. The duo will perform new music from their upcoming album, “The Union,” as well as a classic Elton John song. This album marks the first time they have worked together in over 40 years.

Recorded live in the studio, “The Union” was produced by T Bone Burnett and features a variety of musical genres from R&B, soul, gospel, country, pop and rock.  Icons Neil Young and Brian Wilson provide guest vocals on the 14-track record along with legendary R&B organist Booker T. Jones, steel guitarist Robert Randolph and a 10-piece gospel choir.  “The Union” will be released October 19th on Decca.

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