Posts Tagged ‘disney channel’

"Handy Manny" Getting Prime-Time Special

by on September 1, 2010
Handy Manny will make a special prime-time, Disney Channel appearance in Handy Manny Big Construction Job, Disney announced today. The special will bow on October 11 at 7:00pm (ET/PT) on the Disney Channel following a full-length preview on Disney Channel On Demand on October 4. Big Construction Job takes Manny and his tools out of […]

"Fish Hooks" Snags Sept 24 Debut Date

by on August 26, 2010
Fish Hooks, a new animated series from Noah Z. Jones and Maxwell Atoms, will premiere on the Disney Channel on Friday, September 24, the network announced today. The series will also get an 11-minute preview on Friday, September 3, following Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam. Fish Hooks is about three tweener fish and their […]

"Oso" Second Season Coming July 10

by on May 20, 2010
Special Agent Oso will launch its second season on The Disney Channel on July 10, Animation Magazine reports. The season premiere will introduce two new characters: Buffo, who will be voiced by Brad Garrett, and the silent, ninja-skilled Musa. Guest stars slated to appear in the season include Mel Brooks, Lou Holtz, Rita Romeno and […]

David Arquette & Ariel Winter Join "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" Cast

by Ed Liuon April 23, 2010
Disney has announced that David Arquette and Ariel Winter will join the cast of their new show Jake and the Never Land Pirates. Arquette will play Skully, a parrot who is the lookout for the title character and his friends. Winter (Modern Family) will play Marina the Mermaid. The series is set to debut in […]

Disney Orders Season 2 of "Jungle Junction"

by Ed Liuon March 31, 2010
Playhouse Disney has ordered a second season of the series Jungle Junction from the UK’s Spider Eye Animation. The 26-episodes will begin airing on the Playhouse Disney block internationally starting in 2011. The series follows a group of animal-vehicle hybrid characters as they explore their jungle home, while also teaching pre-literacy skills of print awareness […]

Disney Channel/Disney XD 2010-11 Programming: "Phineas & Ferb" Movie; "Avengers"

by Ed Liuon March 4, 2010
Disney Channels Worldwide announced their 2010-11 programming highlights for the Disney Channel and Disney XD at their upfront to U.S. advertisers. Animation-related highlights include: A Phineas & Ferb movie, titled Phineas and Ferb: Across the Second Dimension, where the pair of inventive kids discover the secret identity of their pet platypus Perry and team up […]

"Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" Season 3 Premieres February 27, 2010

by Ed Liuon February 5, 2010
Disney Channel has announced the debut of the third season of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse on Saturday, February 27, 2010, at 9:00 AM (Eastern/Pacific), bringing the total episode count of the pre-school series to 100. This season will introduce the “Mickey Mousekersize” fitness-themed spin-off series and include 3 new prime-time specials. The full press release follows: […]

Vote for Your Favorite "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" Character

by Ed Liuon February 1, 2010
Playhouse Disney has opened its virtual polling booth doors for pre-schoolers and their parents and caregivers to vote for their favorite Mickey Mouse Clubhouse character on the show’s Facebook page. The results will be revealed on Saturday, February 20, 2010, with the winning character getting a themed marathon and a new episode from 6:00 – […]

"Tasty Time with ZeFronk" to Air on Disney Channel

by on October 3, 2008
The Disney Channel’s Playhouse Disney will be home to Tasty Time with ZeFronk on November 8. The short-form series will star a French dog who will teach children the virtues of healthy eating. [ Source: AWN ]

"Cars Toons" on Disney Channel in October

by on September 26, 2008
Cars Toons, a series of three shorts based on the Pixar film Cars, is coming to the Disney Channel, Toon Disney and ABC Family. The first short, Rescue Squad Mater, will air on October 27. The shorts will be directed by John Lasseter. [ Source: AWN ]