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Walt Disney World: ...doesn't everyone have a favourite?

From Jennie Lea
Posted July 27, 2010 at 1:13 PM
Who's your favourite character when you visit wdw?
If you could be any Disney character who would you be? And I mean in the wdw parks, you have to wear the costume and hug kids and everything!
I have to admit, I've always thought I'd make a great Snow White, failing that Jesse from Toy Story would be cool!
Also I'd love to hear the experiences of any cast members who have worked with or as characters.


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From Mike Gallagher
Posted July 27, 2010 at 1:19 PM
I wasn't concerned with or looking for the characters on the occasions I've visited Disney.

But my favorite characters include:

Jessica Rabbit
Ariel
Jessie the Yodelin' Cowgirl
(sense a pattern here? :))

The Martians From the Claw Machine
Mike Wazowski
Boo

From TH Creative
Posted July 27, 2010 at 2:07 PM
I have a favorite Disney character ... and she's wonderful! :o)

From Anthony Murphy
Posted July 27, 2010 at 4:55 PM
Cruella De Vil! She makes me laugh!

From Carrie Hood
Posted July 27, 2010 at 10:09 PM
Personally, I can never get enough of Stitch!
Second is my lifetime favorite: Figment!
And for a princess, Aurora.

From TH Creative
Posted July 28, 2010 at 1:25 AM
Aurora is a beautiful character. In the parks they should take that silly crown off her head.

My sympathetic favorite is the "lost princess" ... anyone remember Nancy?

From Amanda Jenkins
Posted July 28, 2010 at 9:24 AM
Captain Hook is my favorite to meet. He always bows to the ladies, and even kisses their hand. He was also extremely proud of my husband for wearing a Captain Jack Sparrow hat. For our children...Donald Duck is a huge hit followed by Chip and Dale. Mike and Sully also did a great number with our oldest during a photo meet and greet. I could go on and on, so needless to say...We love them all.

From Anthony Murphy
Posted July 28, 2010 at 4:06 PM
Nancy? Like from Enchanted?

Anyway, I also like the evil stepsisters found here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NyKRSU9jQZo&feature=related

From Anthony Murphy
Posted July 28, 2010 at 4:09 PM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuONwzBlILY&feature=related

And here!

From Melissa Faulkner
Posted July 29, 2010 at 7:04 AM
Eyeore and Tiger are my top 2.

From Mike Gallagher
Posted July 29, 2010 at 8:01 AM
Melissa,

Sorry..to me, Eeyore and Tigger don't count. They were pre-existing characters that Disney acquired rights to..:(

From Anthony Murphy
Posted July 29, 2010 at 8:24 AM
Are you serious? Then the following do not count:

Cruella DeVil
Hercules
Belle
The Beast
Aladdin
Alice
The Ice Queen
Cinderella
Sleeping Beauty
Snow White
Mad Hatter
Tarzan
Mary Poppins
Peter Pan
Captain Hook
Brer Rabbit
Brer Bear

To name a few.....Pooh and friends DO count!

From Mike Gallagher
Posted July 29, 2010 at 9:04 AM
Anthony,

Touche. My bad.

From Tim W
Posted July 29, 2010 at 11:16 AM
Definately Stich and Pluto

From Jennie Lea
Posted July 29, 2010 at 12:35 PM
Wow, I didn't expect so many opinions!
My other halfs favourite characters are Hamm and Slinky Dog, but when I told him I'd never seen either in the parks he was a bit gutted! We have gone Toy Story 3 crazy!
Classic Disney character would have to be Goofy.

From Anthony O'Neal
Posted August 10, 2010 at 9:44 PM
You know, Chip and Dale always crack me up.

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