Jake-and-the-Never-Land-Pirates-150

Peter Pan to Visit ‘Jake and the Pirates’

Peter Pan is set to make his first appearance on Disney Channel’s Jake and the Never Land Pirates in a primetime special Monday, February 13. In the episode Peter Pan Returns the ... Continue Reading →
The-Happy-Hugglemonsters-150

Disney Junior Greenlights ‘Hugglemonsters’

Disney EMEA has announced it has greenlit a new animated preschool series, The Happy Hugglemonsters. Set to premiere on Disney Junior in fall of 2012 and air in over 150 countries, ... Continue Reading →
octonauts-150

‘Octonauts’ to Make a Splash on Disney Jr.

Disney Junior announced today that it will premiere the hit animated preschool show Octonauts on Monday, Jan. 9. At 11:30 a.m. The BAFTA-nominated series is based on a series of books ... Continue Reading →
sofia-the-first-logo-150

Young Princess Sofia to Debut on Disney Channel

Disney plans to introduce a new young princess named Sofia the First in an upcoming animated movie and series, slated for the fall of 2012 and spring of 2013 on Disney Channel and Disney ... Continue Reading →
The-Cat-In-The-Hat-150

Disney Jr. Doffs ‘Cat in the Hat’ Season 2, Special

On the heels of the MIPCOM market in France, Portfolio International has announced the sale of the second season and holiday special of their hit preschool series The Cat in the Hat ... Continue Reading →
mandy-moore-150

‘Oki’s Oasis’ Saddles Up for Disney Jr.

Disney Jr. has started production on the new CG-animated preschool show Oki’s Oasis, which will feature the voice of Mandy Moore. Set to premiere in 2013 on Disney Junior channels ... Continue Reading →
Babar-and-the-Adventures-of-Badou-150

A Royal Celebration: Babar Turns 80

Babar, king of the elephants and beloved star of children’s animation, is celebrating his 80th anniversary this year, and Nelvana Enterprises and The Clifford Ross Company have planned ... Continue Reading →
Minnies-Bow-Toons-150

‘Minnie’s Bow-Toons’ Shorts Premiere Nov. 14

Mickey’s plucky gal pal Minnie Mouse will showcase her passion for fashion in her own short-form series Minnie’s Bow-Toons from Disney Television Animation, which will launch with ... Continue Reading →
disney-channels-marsh-150

Marsh Is Mouse’s New President of Disney Channels Worldwide

Gary Marsh has been promoted to president, Disney Channels Worldwide. He will also continue in his role as the Channel’s Chief Creative Officer. The news follows the decision by Carolina ... Continue Reading →
guru-logo-150

Disney Jr., Guru Nab New Territories for ‘Justin Time’

Guru Studio and Disney have announced a new deal for Guru’s 26 x 11 preschool series Justin Time, which will see the show licensed to Disney Junior channels in Australia, New Zealand, ... Continue Reading →