WMFE is Central Florida's primary provider of NPR programming on 90.7 FM and Classical Music on 90.7 HD2. Part of the community since 1965, WMFE focuses on providing quality national and local news and programming. We inspire and empower all Central Floridians to discover, grow and engage within and beyond their world.
CLOSEOpt Out: I already like WMFE!

Like us on Facebook!

Support for 90.7 WMFE is provided by

Disney World Removes Statue Of Bill Cosby

A bronze statue bust of Bill Cosby is no longer on display at Disney World’s Hollywood Studios theme park. Disney says it removed the statue Tuesday night after the park closed.

Brittany Gavrilova of Celebration started an online petition months ago urging Disney to remove the statue. She says it was hurtful to see the park honor Cosby.

“I’m affected by this because because my aunt, Linda Traitz, was one of the surviving victims; I call her a surviving victim because she was lucky enough to have gotten away,” said Gavrilova.

Cosby admits to giving sedatives to at least one woman he wanted to have sex with in a 2005 deposition just released. Cosby has never been charged in connection with the sexual assault allegations against him.

The Cosby statue was part of Disney’s Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame Plaza.

Sign Up For 90.7 WMFE's Newsletter

Catch up on the latest Central Florida news and get updates on programs, events and more.


WMFE Journalistic Ethics Code | Public Media Code of Integrity

About Crystal Chavez

Crystal Chavez