ABC has announced that on November 4th they will celebrate Mickey Mouse’s birthday with Mickey’s 90 Spectacular, a two-hour prime-time special.
Legendary television producer/director Don Mischer will produce and direct the event, which will be broadcast from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The special will include musical performances, tributes, and short films that have never been seen before.
Mischer said that he’s honored to be involved in the star-studded production, adding, “I’m delighted to be working on this magical event. Walt Disney was a major influence in my early life and actually inspired me to pursue my life’s work in television.”
More details of the broadcast will be announced soon, including which celebrities will be making appearances during the elegant affair.
Mickey’s 90th Spectacular will be presented Sunday, November 4th beginning at 8pm (Eastern). Mickey Mouse turns 90 on November 18th!