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"Dateline: Disneyland" is a live television special that covers the opening day of Disneyland on July 17, 1955. It aired on the same day on ABC.

Synopsis

A live television special on the opening day of Disneyland.

Credits

Directed by
  • Wilfred Jackson
  • Stu Phelps
  • John Rich
Writing credits
  • Milton Raison
Cast (in credits order)
  • Art Linkletter ... Himself - Host
  • Robert Cummings ... Himself - Host
  • Ronald Reagan ... Himself - Host
  • Fess Parker ... Himself
  • Buddy Ebsen ... Himself
  • Johnny Green ... Himself
  • Bonita Granville ... Herself
  • Danny Thomas ... Himself
  • Bobby Driscoll ... Himself
  • Margaret Whiting ... Herself
  • Barbara Whiting ... Herself
  • Frank Sinatra ... Himself
  • Sammy Davis Jr. ... Himself
  • Alan Young ... Himself
  • Jerry Colonna ... Himself
  • Julie Bishop ... Herself
  • Gale Storm ... Herself
  • Don DeFore ... Himself
  • Danny Alguirre ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Robert Banas ... Dopey
  • Jeanne Crain ... Herself
  • Walt Disney ... Himself
  • Irene Dunne ... Herself
  • Firehouse Five Plus Two ... Themselves
  • Harper Goff ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Heinz Haber ... Himself
  • Huntington Park Youth Band ... Themselves
  • Ward Kimball ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Goodwin Knight ... Himself - Governor of California
  • Clarke Mallery ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Phillip P. Moore ... Himself - Band Leader (as The Huntington Park Youth Band)
  • Monte Mountjoy ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Ken Murray ... Himself
  • Erdman Penner ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • George Probert ... Himself (as Fire House Five Plus 2)
  • Glenn D. Puder ... Himself - Minister at Dedication Ceremony (as Rev. Glenn D. Puder)
  • Marjorie Raines ... Herself
  • Frank Sinatra Jr. ... Himself
  • Frank Thomas ... Himself (as Firehouse Five Plus Two)
  • Hank Weaver ... Himself
  • Dick Wesson ... Narrator (voice)
  • Jack Whatia ... Himself
  • Wally Boag ... Himself (uncredited)
  • Gail Davis ... Annie Oakley (uncredited)
  • Thurl Ravenscroft ... Announcer at Fantasyland Castle Opening (voice) (uncredited)
Produced by
  • Walt Disney .... executive producer
  • Sherman Marks .... producer
Music Department
  • Bob Edmondson .... musician
  • Randall Robinson .... musician
  • John Case Schaeffer II .... musician
  • Walter Schumann .... musical director
Other crew
  • Phillip P. Moore .... band director
  • Miriam Nelson .... choreographer

Edits

  • An appearance by the original Mouseketeers performing "Talent Roundup" has been removed from the DVD version.

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