Review: Newest "Transformers: Rescue Bots," "My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic," "Doc McStuffins" DVDs
In the span of the past two weeks, three of my favorite shows have gotten new DVD releases, and they form an interesting cross-section of modern kids cartoons. All three are excellent shows with surprising cross-demographic appeal, and all three get a selection of good-to-great episodes on these newest DVDs. The Hub’s Transformers Rescue Bots […]
PR: Disney Jr. Orders New Seasons of "Sofia the First," "Doc McStuffins," and "Jake & the Neverland Pirates"
DISNEY JUNIOR ORDERS NEW SEASON PICKUPS FOR HIT ANIMATED SERIES SOFIA THE FIRST, DOC MCSTUFFINS, AND JAKE AND THE NEVER LAND PIRATES Disney Junior, the multiplatform brand for kids age 2-7 and their parents/caregivers has ordered new seasons of its animated series “Sofia the First,” “Doc McStuffins” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates.” Disney […]
PR: The Doc is in For "The Doc Files," a Short-Form Series Extension of Disney Junior Hit "Doc McStuffins"
THE DOC IS IN FOR “THE DOC FILES,” A SHORT-FORM SERIES EXTENSION OF DISNEY JUNIOR HIT “DOC MCSTUFFINS,” PREMIERING MONDAY, JULY 22 “The Doc Files,” a short-form series extension of Disney Junior’s hit show “Doc McStuffins,” launches with a week of new episodes MONDAY, JULY 22 – FRIDAY, JULY 26 on Disney Channel (9:25 a.m., […]
It’s a really good time for pre-schooler TV because more and more programming is breaking from older conventional wisdom that skewed these programs to the kiddie audience and nobody else. Kids may love the likes of Dora the Explorer or Go Diego Go! or Caillou, but I’d think any adult expressing genuine affection for programs […]
The New York Times has examined the rapid successes of Disney’s entries into the pre-school market, presenting a major challenge to Nickelodeon’s traditional dominance in that demographic. Within a year of the launch of Disney Junior as a programming block and a separate cable TV network, Disney has taken the top 3 pre-school programs while […]
Disney has released the following ratings highlights for Disney Channel and Disney Junior for the month of January 2013: Disney Channel Follows Historic 2012 Win with January Total Day Sweep – TV’s #1 Network in Kids 2-11, 6-11 and Tweens; #1 Across Cable in Total Viewers; Sets January Highs in Target Demographics ~ 21st Consecutive […]
DISNEY JUNIOR CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH NEW “WE ARE DOC MCSTUFFINS” INTERSTITIALS BEGINNING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1 In celebration of Black History Month, Disney Junior will debut “We Are Doc McStuffins” interstitials featuring Doc McStuffins, a young African-American girl who aspires to be a doctor like her mom, alongside three real life female African-American physicians […]
Disney has released the following animated programming highlights for February 2013 for Disney Channel/Disney Junior and Disney XD: DISNEY CHANNEL: Friday, February 1 Original Series – Episode Premiere Phineas and Ferb “My Sweet Ride” (9:00 PM – 9:15 PM ET/PT) It’s time for Danville’s Doo Wop Hop and car show and the whole town is […]