Long before movie star Michelle Pfeiffer played Queen Ingrith in Disney’s “Maleficient: Mistress of Evil,” the actress worked at Disneyland as Alice in Wonderland in Main Street’s Electrical Parade. Her time at Disneyland inspired her to pursue an acting career and eventually led to her breakout role in the movie “Scarface.” Swipe up to see the whole list!
Before he starred as Coach Jim White in “McFarland, USA,” movie star Kevin Costner was a struggling actor. In the early 80s, Kevin Costner worked as a skipper on the Jungle Cruise ride at Disneyland Park. Costner even recalls literally running into Walt Disney himself more than 50 years ago at Disneyland! Swipe up to read the whole list!
Before he became a renowned comedian and host, Wayne Brady worked at Disney World in the 1990s as Tigger, performing in various shows and parades, including “The Tiki Room” and “Tarzan Rocks!” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Swipe up to learn more!
Robin Williams, the legendary comedian and actor, once worked as a mime on Main Street in Disneyland in the late 1960s. He would often perform for guests, entertaining them with his physical humor and improvisation skills. Swipe up to read more!