Disney+ adding Olaf centered short that’s been produced remotely
The first installment of “At Home with Olaf” will be released this week.
Voice over Josh Gad recorded Olaf’s voice from home — and animation was done by Hyrum Osmond remotely as well.
Starting this week, enjoy an all-new original Disney Animation digital series with everyone’s favorite snowman, Olaf. #AtHomeWithOlaf created at home by Hyrum Osmond. Voiced from home by Josh Gad. #DisneyMagicMoments pic.twitter.com/gFFuHE8mev
— Disney Animation (@DisneyAnimation) April 6, 2020
Disney+ already gave its fans a “Frozen” surprise — “Frozen II” was added to the streamer months early March 15, 2020, just as lockdowns were beginning in the U.S.
Here’s a behind the scenes look at me recording new Olaf dialogue from home for #AtHomeWithOlaf in conjunction with @DisneyAnimation led by @mrhyrum and the geniuses all working from homes to bring these new shorts to life. Also, guys, I’m now a sound engineer too!! pic.twitter.com/9Yl6rsx1m3
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) April 6, 2020