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Disney Shows Off New Movies; Mocap "Christmas Carol" with Jim Carrey

by on September 25, 2008

The New York Times reports on a gala event held by Disney to promote its upcoming movies (free registration required). The day-long event showcased several of their upcoming animated movies, including the CGI Bolt and the hand-drawn The Princess and the Frog, and the mixed-medium Tron 2. Breaking news from the event included the following:

  • Oprah Winfrey will provide the voice of a character named Eudora in The Princess and the Frog.
  • Jim Carrey will headline a motion-capture CGI animated version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
  • Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2 will be released in the summer of 2011, a year earlier than planned.

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