Pixar facts: The lamp that appears in Pixar’s corporate logo is a character from the first Pixar short film.
The lamp is from “Luxo Jr.” Pixar’s first-ever short film from way back in 1986! The 2 minute film features 2 Luxo brand lamps (hence the name). The smaller lamp, Luxo Jr., is playing with a ball. Director John Lasseter was inspired to make the film by the desk lamp on his desk.
Fun Fact#3..Princess Jasmine was originally named Princess Badroulbadour.
The original Aladdin story can be found in the Arabian Nights, a collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian stories compiled during the Islamic Golden Age. The princess in that story was named Badroulbadour – you can see why Disney chose to change her name!
Fun Fact: McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc served in the same Red Cross unit as Walt Disney. They were both medical technician drivers. Years after the war, Kroc approached Disney about opening one of his restaurants in Disneyland.
This idea never came to full fruition until 1997, when McDonald’s opened its first Disney restaurant at the Walt Disney World Resort. Since then, the two companies b More...
Had lots of fun yesterday leading 29 ppl( all friends and family from the Philippines).very tiring but the short queues definitely helped..and the ToNe method really helped in keeping us together. Kept getting funny comments though from people.