Disney Channel Will Broadcast "Aladdin," Featuring Voice of Late Robin Williams, Aug. 16-18
15 Aug 2014
To celebrate the life of actor and comedy legend Robin Williams, who passed away Aug. 11 at age 63, Disney Channel will broadcast the award-winning animated film "Aladdin," which featured Williams as the Genie, Aug. 16-18.
Six airings of the 1992 film are scheduled for the upcoming weekend.
Broadcast times follow:
Aug. 16 (9 AM and 6:30 PM, ET/PT) on Disney Channel Aug. 17 (11 AM and 7:30 PM, ET/PT) on Disney XD Aug. 17 (6 PM, ET/PT) on Disney Junior Aug. 18 (11 AM, ET/PT) on Disney Junior
The Tony-winning stage adaptation of Aladdin currently plays Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.