Disney Announces ‘Lion Guard’ TV Movie

The epic animated sweep of Disney’s The Lion King will be extended this fall as Disney Channel premieres The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar — an all-new, primetime television ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Animation Historian John Culhane Dies

John Culhane, a Disney animation historian who penned numerous books, taught animation for many years and was caricaturized by animators in The Rescuers (Mr. Snoops) and Fantasia 2000 ... Continue Reading →

Season 3 of ‘Mickey Mouse’ Arrives July 17

Multiple Emmy and Annie Award-winning short format series Mickey Mouse will premiere its third season on Disney Channel on Friday, July 17 at 8:25 p.m. ET/PT, followed by its arrival ... Continue Reading →

Disney Sets TV Series Return for ‘Tangled’

An animated TV series based on the hit Disney feature Tangled has begun production for a 2017 premiere on Disney Channels worldwide. Voice actors Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi will return ... Continue Reading →

Disney Southeast Asia Orders ‘Chuck Chicken’

Malaysia’s Animasia Studio has licensed its original 2D animated series Chuck Chicken (52 x 11) to Disney Channel Southeast Asia. Beginning in August, the action-comedy will be ... Continue Reading →

Primetime Comedies Dominate Critics Choice Toon Noms

The nominations have been unveiled for the fifth annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, which will be presented during a live broadcast on A&E from the Beverly Hilton Hotel ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s ‘Doc McStuffins’ Wins Peabody

Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffins has won the prestigious Peabody Award for Excellence in Children’s Programming. The acclaimed CG-animated series for kids ages 2-7 was recognized ... Continue Reading →

Corus, Disney TV Ink Landmark Licensing Agreement

Corus Entertainment has secured a groundbreaking, long-term licensing agreement with Disney/ABC Television Group that will see Corus take on stewardship of the brand in Canada, with ... Continue Reading →

‘Star vs. The Forces of Evil’ Is No. 1 XD Toon Premiere

The March 30 premiere of new original toon Star vs. The Forces of Evil from first-time series creator Daron Nefcy is officially the #1 animated series debut in the 15-year history of ... Continue Reading →

Multiple Disney Channels Pick Up Go-N’s ‘Zip Zip’

Go-N Productions has signed a raft of deals with Disney Channels in multiple territories for its 52 x 13 animated comedy series Zip Zip, which officially launched at MIP Jr. last October ... Continue Reading →