“The Story Of Frozen: Making A Disney Animated Classic” To Air On ABC 9/2

"The Story Of Frozen" airs 9/2 on ABC, features a behind the scenes look at what goes into making a Disney Classic, including interviews with Kristen Bell.

Are you a fan of Disney’s “Frozen”? If so, you will want to watch ABC on Tuesday night at 8pm EST. The Story Of Frozen: Making A Disney Animated Classic will feature a behing-the-scenes look at the movie, featuring interviews with Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad {the voice of Olaf}, John Lasseter and more.

The Story Of Frozen: Making A Disney Animated Classic

The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic is an all-new, original special in a first-of-its-kind collaboration with Lincoln Square Productions and Walt Disney Animation Studios. The special ventures behind-the-scenes for an exclusive look at the origins and evolution of the Academy Award(r)-winning film “Frozen,” now the biggest animated feature of all time. A breathtaking and fantastic saga, the special tells the real story of making a modern movie based on a timeless tale that nearly overnight became a cultural touchstone for legions of fans.

This Tuesday, gather your families around the TV for a rare, behind-the-scenes look at how things are run in the animation studios at Disney directly from the creative team behind Frozen. “The Story Of Frozen” will feature interviews with the team who brought to life the Hans Christian Anderson story including Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, as well as directors, songwriters, producers, artists and many more who worked on “Frozen.” Viewers will also step inside the Norwegian villages and landscapes that served as the inspiration for the fictional kingdom of Arendelle, as well as view photography taken on the research trips to Norway, Quebec.

“The Story Of Frozen” will also feature exciting announcements about what is to come for “Frozen” characters featured in ABC’s “Once Upon A Time.” You will even get to see a preview featuring “Frozen” characters Anna, Elsa and Kristoff.

“The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic” is hosted by star Josh Gad (voice of Olaf) and features interviews with “Frozen” stars Kristen Bell (voice of Anna) and Idina Menzel (voice of Elsa) as well as Walt Disney Animation Studios’ chief creative officer and “Frozen” executive producer John Lasseter, Academy Award(r)-winning filmmakers, including directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee, producer Peter Del Vecho, and songwriters Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez. This one-hour special will also feature exclusive insights and commentary from art director Mike Giaimo and talented artists from the art direction, animation and effects teams. The exclusive sneak peek of “Big Hero 6” is presented by the film’s directors, Don Hall and Chris Williams.

Check out the Disney Frozen Interactive Experience.

The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic will air on ABC this Tuesday, September 2nd, starting at 8pm.

Plus, Get A Sneak Peak Of Big Hero 6

Viewers of The Story Of Froze will also get an exclusive sneak peak at the upcoming Big Hero 6, currently in production at Walt Disney Animation Studios.

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About Dawn McAlexander

Dawn has been a music lover her entire life. She went to college in Boone, NC, an area that is rich in music and culture. She also worked as a radio deejay for 8 years and grew up in Southeastern, Va, a melting pot of different musical styles and traditions. She has been to more concerts than she can count in every genre you can imagine. She resides in North Carolina with her furbabies and her massive collection of Disney memorabilia.


  1. Robin (Masshole Mommy) says:

    I loved Frozen, but I am the only one in my house that did. I will probably DVR this and watch it when I am home alone.

  2. That’s definitely a must-watch. Going to go set the DVR right now!
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  3. My niece is absolutely obsessed with Frozen. I can’t count how many times I’ve heard her sing “Let it Go”.
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  4. We love Frozen in my house. I think we might be Frozen obsessed.
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  5. Wow, I don’t think I’ve ever heard of a network doing a program like this! My daughter is going to be thrilled, Frozen is her favorite movie of all time!

  6. Jenna Wood says:

    I had a chance to take a sneak peek behind the scenes when we previewed Frozen at Disney Studios, it is fascinating. We will definitely be catching this!

  7. We watched Frozen once, maybe twice. It wasn’t such a big hit in my house. But my niece LOVES Frozen, so I’ll have to tell her mom about this special!!
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  8. Oh! I didn’t know this was going to be on! I’m so glad I read this, I need to tell my girls.
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  9. This would be really fun to watch! We all love this movie!
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  10. Oh cool, I will have to set my Tivo. My daughter would enjoy this, it’s her favorite movie.

  11. Thanks for the DVR alert.. soo have to set mine.. we love frozen and this will be a lot of fun..thanks for sharing
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  12. I am such a Frozen fan… truly I love ANYTHING Frozen! Looking forward to seeing this!
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  13. My daughter loves Frozen. We’ll have to check this out. Thanks for the heads up.

  14. My niece will love this!

  15. This is on tomorrow night! How did I not know about this? Thank you! Going to set my DVR to record now.

  16. Oooooh, my daughter will love this. We all actually enjoyed Frozen, it was cute!
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  17. I loved the movie Frozen! A behind the scenes look sounds interesting!

  18. I can’t wait to see this. We love Frozen!
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  19. My kids would love to watch this! We are all Frozen fans at my house!
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  20. My daughter LOVES Frozen. I bet she would be interested in this.
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