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 […]
PR: Disney Junior Celebrates Valentine's Day With Themed Episodes of "Doc McStuffins" and "Handy Manny"
DISNEY JUNIOR CELEBRATES VALENTINE’S DAY WITH THEMED EPISODES OF “DOC MCSTUFFINS” AND “HANDY MANNY” Disney Junior will celebrate Valentine’s Day with themed episodes of cable TV’s #1 series for kids 2-5 “Doc McStuffins” and perennial favorite “Handy Manny.” In the new “Doc McStuffins” episode premiering FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1, Doc receives a stuffed Valentine’s Day heart […]
Facebook, a new animated series which premiered on the Disney Channel in March and has gone on to ratings and merchandising success, defying conventional wisdom that non-white lead characters in animated series are not as successful in either. The show and its young African-American female lead character has made an extremely positive impression on many […]