See what its like to attend a Disney Studios world premiere event! Here's my experience at the Ralph Breaks The Internet Premiere and after party. Special thanks to Disney for inviting me to the #RalphBreaksTheInternetEvent.
When Disney calls, you answer. And, when Disney calls and invites you to one of the biggest movie premiers of the year, you frantically arrange childcare and fly to Hollywood to make it happen. Well, at least that's what I do. I've been lucky enough to attend a few red carpet premieres over the past few years and they are, by far, my favorite events to cover. The glitz and glam are right up my alley; not to mention the pure Disney magic of the experience. The Ralph Breaks The Internet premiere sounded like it would be a night to remember, and it didn't disappoint.
Ralph Breaks The Internet Premiere
When Wreck-It Ralph premiered in 2012, my son had just been born. I actually won a copy of the movie during a Twitter party to promote the in-home release of the film. I had no idea at the time how many times my little guy would watch that movie just a few years later. Toy Story was the first Disney movie I introduced my son to, and Wreck-It Ralph was the second. He became instantly obsessed with both movies and I probably know most of the words to each film by heart. As you can imagine, Ralph holds a special place in my heart. Seeing him instantly takes me back to the vision of my chubby little toddler belly laughing beside me. That's exactly why I wanted to attend the Ralph Breaks The Internet premiere. So, when the invitation arrived I became giddy, decided to Disney bound as my favorite princess, and hopped on a flight to Los Angeles.
So, what's this about Disney bounding? Well, there is a pretty epic Disney Princess scene in Ralph Breaks The Internet, so some of us who were attending the premiere decided to get glam like our favorite princesses.
Belle has always been one of my favorite princesses, so I found this pretty ASTR The Label ruffle front dress and a pair of Badgley Mischka Kiara red heels and got ready for adventures in the great wide somewhere, or as most people would call it, the El Capitan Theater. My friend Amy from As The Bunny Hops found the perfect bag for me to carry. This Danielle Nicole Mrs. Potts handbag was perfect!
Pamela Ribon being interviewed at the Ralph Breaks The Internet premiere
As I've come to expect, the red carpet was electric and exciting. There is so much to see and I really have to remind myself to slow down to take it all in. I try not to walk too fast so I can experience it all. You'll likely walk by celebrities who are doing interviews, or those who are attending the premiere with their kids and spouses.
Once we made our way down the red carpet, it was time to head into the theater to watch the movie. This is a really special occasion since this is usually the first time that the majority of the talented individuals who have worked on the film are seeing the film in its entirety. My favorite part is after the movie ends and the credits roll. People cheers as the names of their loved ones roll up on the screen and it's just such a lovely way to celebrate all of the hard work that goes into making these endearing films.
After the movie ends and the credits roll is when the party starts! We headed over The Roosevelt Hotel for the Ralph Breaks The Internet premiere after party. The after parties are always fun because everyone is in such a good mood! All of the directors, producers, writers, actors, and everyone else who has worked for the past few years are there to toast one another on a job well done. It's really incredible to be a small part of that and promote the film to help it be as successful as possible.
It's also incredible to get to meet and take selfies with some pretty extraordinary people!
Jack McBrayer who voices Fix-It Felix Jr.
With Ming-Na Wen who voices Mulan
With Dani Fernandez who voices the Show Host
With Katie Lowes who voices Candlehead
With Paige O'Hara who voices Belle
I had an amazing time at the Ralph Breaks The Internet premiere and can't wait to share more about the movie. Keep an eye out for my full Ralph Breaks The Internet review and some other special posts about the film.