Rebel Wilson shows off insane dance moves at Disneyland Resort

You never know what celebrities you might see at Walt Disney World Resort or at Disneyland Resort.

There are apparently videos every month that guests take of celebrity sightings in the parks and some lead to viral encounters, like when Kylie Jenner closed an entire Disney attraction to go up.

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Popular actress Rebel Wilson (@rebelwilson) recently posted a video on TikTok of her dancing in front of Sleeping Beauty’s castle at Disneyland. She said:

I hope I can be your friend in 2022 and make you smile!


I hope I can be your friend in 2022 and make you smile! ??

♬ A friend like me (from “Aladdin”) – Geek Music

The video, which was posted a few hours ago and probably taken before the park opened, already has nearly 100,000 likes. It shows Wilson showing his dance moves on the song “Friend Like Me” by Aladdin (2019), performed by Will Smith.

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The film stars Will Smith (Genie), Mena Massoud (Aladdin), Naomi Scott (Princess Jasmine), Marwan Kenzari (Jafar) and Navid Negahban (Sultan).

from disney official description of the film bed :

A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of the Disney animated classic, “Aladdin” is the thrilling tale of charming street rat Aladdin, Princess Jasmine, and the brave, self-determined genius who could be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for quick visceral action to the fictional port town of Agrabah, “Aladdin” is written by John August and Ritchie based on Disney’s “Aladdin”. The film stars Will Smith as the Genie; Mena Massoud in the role of Aladdin; Naomi Scott as Jasmine; Marwan Kenzari as Jafar; Navid Negahban as sultan; Nasim Pedrad as Dalia; Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders; and Numan Acar as Hakim. “Aladdin” is produced by Dan Lin, pga, and Jonathan Eirich, pga, with Marc Platt and Kevin De La Noy as executive producers. Eight-time Oscar®-winning composer Alan Menken provides the sheet music, which includes new recordings of the original songs written by Menken and Oscar®-winning lyricists Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and includes new music written by Menken and Oscar and Tony Award® winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

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Wilson is known for her role as Fat Amy in the Perfect franchise where she starred alongside Anna Kendrick. She has also starred in several movies and TV series, including the 2020 series Perfect poo. She has been open about her love for things Disney, including making an appearance on The Disney Singalong family it was just over a year ago that she sang “Poor Unfortunate Souls”, but never acted in a Disney movie. She was also Ursula in The Little Mermaid In Concert a few years ago.

Disneyland Resort is currently in the middle of one of its busiest weeks of the year.

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