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Cast Member Appreciation Discuss Landon and cast of Indiana Jones show in the Cast Members forums; This took place on Monday, July 23 (I believe that is the right date). I was at MGM for my birthday. I was in front of the Indiana Jones show ...
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    Landon and cast of Indiana Jones show

    This took place on Monday, July 23 (I believe that is the right date). I was at MGM for my birthday. I was in front of the Indiana Jones show and talking to a couple of CMs, asking them questions about the show (like where would the best spot to sit to try to be picked be?). I told them I was hoping to be picked as an extra for the show. Well, Landon put me in the VIP seating for the next show and told me that this was a great spot to try to be selected. Sure enough, when the "casting director" was selecting people I got picked! I was one of the screamers. It was such an awsome experience. The "casting director" even had the whole audience wish me a happy birthday, and all throughout the show she called me "birthday girl". Afterwards I got a picture with Indy and Marion.
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    What a great experience, just another example of good old fashioned Disney Magic. You remember it and share it for years to come!
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    What a great story! You'll remember that birthday for many years. Belated Happy Birthday as well.
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    That is such a great story! I love hearing stories about the "Disney Magic". I know it's late but Happy Birthday!
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    That is so awesome. I used to work at that stage as a Technician, but am in Houston now finishing school. It is good to know people still love that show

    And that it hasn't fallen apart since I left...LOL

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    My 5 year old son had a similar experience, his was actually a Magical Moment, we were at the Fastpass machine about to insert our cards when the CM working there, (thanks Britney!) asked us if we would like a Magical Moment. I guess I should mention that he was wearing his Indy T, fedora, bag and belt complete with whip and gun holster. So she ushered us to the roped off front row and when it was time, my little guy went on stage (with some support from his good buddy, aka Conceited Ape around here) and he said "Lights, Camera, Action!" in the microphone in order to start the show. Before the show started we got to play in the sound effect booth and press all the buttons and after the show, meet with the Indy stunt double who autographed his MM certificate. My son loved it so much that as soon as the show was over he asked to watch it again, so we came back for the next show and got seats closer to the back. Britney noticed we were back and quickly told us she'd work on better seats for us, she got us the front row again! Awesome, awesome day, we'll never forget it. After the second show we got to chat with the Marion stunt double, here are some pics from that day.







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    Quote Originally Posted by echoscot View Post
    That is so awesome. I used to work at that stage as a Technician, but am in Houston now finishing school. It is good to know people still love that show

    And that it hasn't fallen apart since I left...LOL
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    way awesome!
    It was very awsome. One of my best birthdays ever.
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