“MICKEY MOUSE” SHORT “¡FELIZ CUMPLEAÑOS!” DIRECTED BY EMMY WINNER ALONSO RAMIREZ RAMOS, TO DEBUT ON MICKEY MOUSE’S BIRTHDAY, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
Danny Trejo (“Machete”) is the Voice of the Piñata Boss
Disney Channel will debut a new episode of its Emmy Award-winning “Mickey Mouse” shorts called “¡Feliz Cumpleaños!” in honor of Mickey’s birthday on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT). Entirely in Spanish, the episode features Danny Trejo (“Machete”) as a Piñata Boss who, along with his piñata crew, is determined to ruin Mickey’s birthday party. Mickey, his señorita Minnie and their friends must find a way to stop the piñatas from ruining the celebration.
“¡Feliz Cumpleaños!” was directed and storyboarded by Mexico City native and multiple Emmy Award-winner Alonso Ramirez Ramos. In addition to winning an individual achievement Emmy Award for storyboarding on Disney’s “Gravity Falls,” Ramirez Ramos storyboarded the 2014 Emmy Award-winning “Mickey Mouse” short “O Sole Minnie.”
Emmy Award-winning artist and director Paul Rudish (“Star Wars: Clone Wars”) is executive producer and supervising director of “Mickey Mouse,” which is a production of Disney Television Animation.