Disney-Pixar's WALL-E World Premiere Saturday, June 21 at the Greek Theatre

Fri Jun 20, 2008 6:45am EDT

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WHO:
From the Film:   Cast: Jeff Garlin, Fred Willard, John Ratzenberger,
                  Kathy Najimy, Sigourney Weaver, Elissa Knight

                 Filmmakers: Academy Award(R)-winner Andrew Stanton,
                  Jim Morris, Academy Award-winner John Lasseter,
                  Lindsey Collins, Academy Award-winner Ben Burtt,
                  Thomas Newman

Special Guests:  Jodie Foster, David Duchovny, Jason Lee, Kevin James,
                  Brad Garrett, James Marsden, Kevin Smith, Hayden
                  Panettiere, Cheech Marin, Buzz Aldrin (astronaut),
                  David Archuleta ("American Idol"), Joely Fisher,
                  Kristi Yamaguchi, Blair Underwood, Marlee Matlin,
                  Mel B, Rachel Fox ("Desperate Housewives"), Terry
                  Crews ("Everybody Hates Chris," "Get Smart"),
                  Dominic Purcell ("Prison Break"), Bill Fichtner
                  ("Prison Break"), Faran Tahir ("Iron Man"), Lucy
                  Lawless, Clancy Brown, Melinda Clarke ("The O.C."),
                  Dave Winfield (former MLB player), Kirk Triplett
                  (PGA golfer), Madeline Carroll ("Swing Vote"),
                  Estelle Harris ("Seinfeld"), Jimmy Jean-Louis
                  ("Heroes"), Jack Coleman ("Heroes"), Marissa Jaret
                  Winokur (Broadway's "Hairspray," "Stacked"), Pamela
                  Adlon ("King of the Hill"), Breckin Meyer ("Robot
                  Chicken"), Ray Wise ("Reaper"), Taylor Dayne, Vicki
                  Lewis, Cole & Dylan Sprouse ("The Suite Life of Zack
                  and Cody"), Brenda Song ("The Suite Life of Zack and
                  Cody"), Jason Winston George ("Eli Stone"), Madison
                  Pettis ("Cory in the House"), Jason Dolley ("Cory in
                  the House"), Chris Harrison ("The Bachelor"),
                  Adrienne Bailon ("The Cheetah Girls"), Cristian de
                  la Fuente ("Dancing with the Stars"), Shane Sparks
                  ("So You Think You Can Dance"), Mary Murphy ("So You
                  Think You Can Dance"), Dan Karaty ("So You Think You
                  Can Dance"), Chelsea Staub ("J.O.N.A.S!"), Anna
                  Maria Perez de Tagle ("Camp Rock"), Jordan Francis
                  ("Camp Rock"),  Jennifer Stone ("Wizards of Waverly
                  Place"), Selena Gomez ("Wizards of Waverly Place"),
                  Jake Austin ("Wizards of Waverly Place"), David
                  Henrie ("Wizards of Waverly Place"), Shandi
                  Finnessey (Miss USA 2004), Boo Boo Stewart ("The
                  Last Sentinel"), Field Cate ("Pushing Daisies"),
                  Katie Cassidy ("Supernatural"), Jonathan Bennett
                  ("Mean Girls"), Francia Raisa ("The Cutting Edge
                  3"), Jansen Panettiere, Debby Ryan Popp, Jo de la
                  Rosa ("The Real Housewives of Orange County"),
                  Lauren Mayhew

WHAT:            The WORLD PREMIERE of Disney-Pixar's WALL-E, opening
                  nationwide June 27, 2008.

WHERE:           The Greek Theatre (in Griffith Park)
                 2700 N. Vermont
                 Los Angeles, CA 90027

WHEN:            Saturday, June 21, 2008
                 Press Arrivals:                             6 p.m.
                 WALL-E the robot will be available for
                  stand-ups:                                 6-7 p.m.
                 Celebrity Arrivals:                         7 p.m.

ABOUT THE MOVIE: What if mankind had to leave Earth, and somebody
                  forgot to turn the last robot off? WALL-E spends
                  every day doing what he was made for. But soon, he
                  will discover what he was meant for. From Academy
                  Award(R)-winning writer-director, Andrew Stanton,
                  Disney-Pixar's WALL-E is the heartfelt story of one
                  robot's comic adventures as he chases his dream
                  across the galaxy. Rated G.

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VNR #2 - Disney-Pixar Rolls out the Red Carpet for WALL-E
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VNR #3 - Red Carpet Premiere Arrivals + Bonus Party Footage from the
 Historic Griffith Observatory
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   Check out www.wall-e.com for more information about the film, or
text WALLE to DISNEY (347639).

   Data rates may apply. Press materials are available at
www.wdsfilmpr.com.

   YOUR COVERAGE IS INVITED

Disney-Pixar
Please email for credentials:
Domestic:
Carman Knight, WDS.Events.RSVP@disney.com
or
International:
Jennifer DuBois, jennifer.dubois@disney.com
or
Photographers:
Holly Clark, holly.clark@disney.com

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