STARS IN THE HOUSE OF MOUSE
If you go to a Disney theme park or take a Disney cruise, pay attention to the costumed characters or tour guides: They might become the next big stars, like these folks did. Jennifer Hudson, 35—The Dreamgirls
Oscar winner performed as Calliope the muse in a production of Hercules: The Muse-ical aboard a Disney Cruise Line.
Steve Martin, 71—The five-time Golden Globe nominee worked at Disneyland as a teen at Merlin’s Magic Shop. Michelle Pfeiffer, 59— The actress from HBO’s The WizardofLies played the lead in Alice in Wonderland in the Main Street Electrical Parade at Disneyland in the mid-’70s.
Wayne Brady, 45—A costume of Winnie the Pooh’s friend Tigger was the work outfit for the Let’s
Make a Deal host in parades at Disney World. Taye Diggs, 46—The
Empire star sang and danced at Tokyo Disney Resort’s cabaret show Sebastian’s Caribbean Carnival.