||Tim Rice BBC Documentary
Contributed by Andy Etheridge
Notes on the Tim Rice Documentary
Originally Titled: Tim Rice, The Ultimate Fan
First Broadcast on BBC Radio 2, Saturday, 11th July 1998 7pm-8pm GMT
Third part of a three-part series; the first two parts were broadcast on
27th June and 4th July respectively, but do not contain material
relevant to The Lion King.
Copyright: Unique Broadcasting/British Broadcasting Corporation
This programme has been edited to about 1/3 of its original length. The
clips included here are connected to either Disney, The Lion King,
The Lion King Broadway Musical or Aladdin. The songs from
the movie that were included in the programme have been edited out for
copyright reasons, thus, some of this clips have slight edit points in
them. These clips are marked on the list below with an asterisk
(*) but are hopefully not too noticeable.
If following the continuity of the program, the clips should be played in
the following order.
- Intro.mp3 - Background to the programmme.
- Disney.mp3 - How Tim Rice became involved
with Disney and ultimately the production of TLK (all from a memo for a
Dolly Parton Movie!).
- EltonJohn.mp3 - How Elton John became
involved with TLK.
- Concept.mp3 - The concept of TLK and why it
became such a success.
- Tim breaks from TLK project to work on Aladdin and wins an Oscar.
- Producers.mp3* -
One of the Disney production team.
- How the songs were written.
- AnimalKingdom.mp3 - Elton John opinion
on Disney's Animal Kingdom Opening, and how TLK and Disney opened new
doors for him.
- Broadway.mp3 - Tim Rice's opinion on
musicals and the TLK Broadway Musical.
Audio files produced by Andy Etheridge (Stealth), firstname.lastname@example.org. Please
direct problems or questions to this address.