Drake Bell and Olivia Holt bring out their best Spider-Man poses as they attend the Reading With: Marvel Comics Close-Up event held at Buena Vista Branch Library on Saturday afternoon (January 12) in Burbank, Calif.
The two — joined by Dylan Riley Snyder and Cole Jensen — hung out with Spider-Man and Boys & Girl Clubs of Hollywood, Pasadena, Burbank and San Fernando Valley for a giant reading session.
The event encouraged reading and included the donation of more than 210,000 books to several communities across the country! What a big donation!
The initiative also features a series of Disney XD interstitials, “Marvel Comics Close-Up,” hosted by Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer, Joe Quesada, and Dylan, which begin on Monday( January 21) during the second season premiere of Ultimate Spider-Man on Disney XD.
Bella Thorne and Olivia Holt team up for the Los Angeles Mission’s Christmas Eve Dinner for the homeless at the Los Angeles Mission on Monday afternoon (December 24) in Los Angeles.
The two Disney Channel stars joined a slew of celebs and volunteers to hand out thousands of wrapped toys to kids and serve warm meals to the Skid Row Homeless.
The meal, created by celebrity chef Ben Ford, was Lemon-Rosemary Roasted Chicken, Cheezy Grits, Brown Butter Carrots, Green Beans with Griddled Onions, a special Winter Fruit Chutney, and Apricot compound butter for the dinner rolls. Yum!
More than 10,000 toys were donated for distribution at the event.
“Having so much fun @TheLAMission with @bellathorne handing out toys. #skidrowchristmas” Olivia tweeted.
The guys, along with co-star Olivia Holt, competed with the Jessie cast for the “How You Will Play Next” crown.
Disney has partnered up with Nintendo for a series of interstitials which will feature all the casts of Jessie and Kickin’ It. The casts will be competing against each other while playing Nintendo Wii U games.
In tomorrow’s all-new episode “Oh, Christmas Nuts!”, to teach the gang about the spirit of Christmas, Rudy (Jason Earles) volunteers Jack (Leo Howard), Jerry (Mateo Arias) and Milton (Snyder) to work at Santa’s village. However, their good intentions backfire when the lead elf gets them banned from the mall, forcing them to become “the kids who stole Christmas.”