A Touch of Princess and the Frog in Disney History featuring Rob Edwards

Rob Edwards is an African-American television and feature film screenwriter and producer. His writing includes the Disney animated feature films Academy Award nominated Treasure Planet and Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated The Princess and the Frog.  In 2009, along… Continue Reading


A Touch of Disney In Black History – Anika Noni Rose

    Anika Noni Rose is an African American singer and actress.  She attended Florida A&M University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre and went to study drama at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, CA.  Ms.… Continue Reading


A Touch of Disney in Black History – Bruce W. Smith

  Photo Courtesy of  Living Lines Library Bruce W. Smith is known as a character animator, television producer, and film director.  However, he is best known as the creator of Disney’s The Proud Family produced by his production company, Jambalaya… Continue Reading