Disney Legend Charlie Ridgeway promoted Disneyland as a news reporter even before he became a Cast Member. In 1954-55, he wrote some of the first articles about Disneyland and even covered the grand opening. He became a cast member in 1963 and in 1966, he was promoted to Disneyland's publicity supervisor. Many titles later, he helped launch Walt Disney World in 1971, Epcot Center in 1982, Disneyland Paris in 1992, and more.
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