Studios Weekly

Studios Weekly is Matt Hochberg's weekly look at Disney's Hollywood Studios, exploring it's history as well as what's currently happening there. Topics include trip planning tips, interviews with those that help make the magic, opinions on current events and more.

2009

April 28, 2009
This Friday marks the 20th anniversary of Disney's Hollywood Studios, formerly the Disney-MGM Studios, and it's by no means a national holiday but...
April 22, 2009
 Ah, the things we do for friends. I'm always the sort of person who tries to help a friend out whenever I can because of course real friends...
April 15, 2009
 On May 1st, 2009, Hollywood Studios will be taking a page out of the Walt Disney World playbook and celebrating something special. The...
April 08, 2009
 If there's one goal that nearly everyone who comes to Hollywood Studios has, it's trying to ride Toy Story Midway Mania and these day's that is...
April 01, 2009
 This past Sunday the Backlot Tour reopened after a few months of being closed for rehab. Relatively speaking, it was a rather long rehab for...
March 18, 2009
 Earlier this month, some staff members from the Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World made their annual pilgrimage to Walt Disney World where...
March 11, 2009
I was recording a recent episode of WDW Today podcast and a listener commented that they really didn't enjoy Disney's Hollywood Studios that much...
March 11, 2009
There's a lot of buzz lately for questions for President Obama in a address to the nation that many want answered, but as I was contempalting my own...
March 04, 2009
 This year was my third year attending ESPN the Weekend and I really feel like the event came into it's own this year and the product is a nice...
February 25, 2009
 By now you may have actually had an opportunity to travel to Disney's Hollywood Studios to see the (relatively) new Block Party Bash parade or...