A Real-Life Skipper Reveals What the Disney Ride is Really Like, Including Carrying a Real Gun

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has significantly affected several industries, and the entertainment industry hasn’t been spared. Even Walt Disney Company, one of the world’s largest studios, has felt the effects of the pandemic as it has had to postpone various projects, including shows, and to shut down its most prominent attractions.

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However, things are looking up for The Mouse as it begins to relaunch newer projects. On its lineup was the highly anticipated Jungle Cruise starring Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt, which premiered in July 2021. A real-life skipper revealed what the Disney ride is like, and some of the job elements are mind-blowing.