Posts Tagged ‘Sofia the First’

Kevin Kliesch – Composing Music Fit for a Princess on “Sofia the First”

by Christopher Glennonon September 28, 2015
Kevin Kliesch has worked as a composer and orchestrator on over 100 feature films including Enchanted, Tangled, and Frozen. His first Annie Award nomination came in 2012 for his work on ThunderCats. That same year, he went on to receive two more nominations from BSO Spirit for their Jerry Goldsmith Awards in Best Television Score […]
Sofia the First The Curse of Princess Ivy

New Clips Released from “Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy” DVD

by Ed Liuon February 25, 2015
Walt Disney Home Entertainment has released new clips from Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy, which is available now on DVD. SOFIA THE FIRST: THE CURSE OF PRINCESS IVY Arrives on Disney DVD February 24th, 2015 Features a Full-Length Adventure with Special Appearance by Rapunzel! Plus Three Additional Episodes and a FREE Exclusive […]

Elena of Avalor

New Latin Disney Princess Elena of Avalor Coming in 2016 to Disney Jr.

by Ed Liuon January 29, 2015
A DISNEY PRINCESS INSPIRED BY LATIN CULTURES, “ELENA OF AVALOR,” WILL BE INTRODUCED IN 2016 ON DISNEY JUNIOR CHANNELS AND PROGRAMMING BLOCKS AROUND THE WORLD Princess Elena of Avalor, a confident and compassionate teenager in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore, will be introduced in a special episode of Disney […]

PR: “Sofia the First: The Enchanted Feast” Out August 5, 2014

by Ed Liuon May 14, 2014
Join Sofia and Her Friends in More Magical Adventures! SOFIA THE FIRST: THE ENCHANTED FEAST Bring Home on Disney DVD August 5th, 2014 Features a Special Appearance by Snow White! Plus Four Additional Episodes and a FREE Enchanted Mirror! Synopsis:                                 The wicked fairy, Miss Nettle, disguises herself as a powerful sorceress and attempts to steal […]


PR: Second Season of “Sofia the First” Debuts March 7, 2014, on Disney Channel

by Ed Liuon February 11, 2014
SECOND SEASON OF DISNEY JUNIOR’S HIT SERIES “SOFIA THE FIRST” DEBUTS FRIDAY, MARCH 7 ON DISNEY CHANNEL Snow White Makes Special Appearance Friday, April 4; Mulan, Tiana and Rapunzel Also Appear in Season Two Alyson Hannigan, Ginnifer Goodwin, Melissa Rauch, Anna Camp, John Michael Higgins, Isla Fisher, Sean Astin, Nick Offerman, Robert Morse, Christian Borle, […]

Adventure Time, Futurama And Sofia Win Annies

by Alex Beanon February 2, 2014
The television category had three major winners at the 41st annual Annie Awards held by the International Animated Film Association [ASIFA-Hollywood] in Burbank – “Adventure Time” from Cartoon Network took home the honors as best TV/broadcast production for children while “Futurama” won as the best TV/broadcast production for a general audience and Disney’s “Sofia the […]


PR: Disney Jr. Orders New Seasons of “Sofia the First,” “Doc McStuffins,” and “Jake & the Neverland Pirates”

by Ed Liuon January 8, 2014
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 […]

Review: Fun for Everyone with “Doc McStuffins” and “Sofia the First” DVDs

by Ed Liuon May 17, 2013
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 […]


PR: “Sofia the First” to Air Daily to Launch Disney Jr “Pirate and Princess Summer” on June 10, 2013

by Ed Liuon May 13, 2013
“SOFIA THE FIRST,” CABLE TV’S #1 SERIES AMONG KIDS 2-5, EXPANDS TO DAILY TELECAST AND KICKS OFF DISNEY JUNIOR’S “PIRATE AND PRINCESS SUMMER” MULTI-PLATFORM PROGRAMMING EVENT BEGINNING MONDAY, JUNE 10 New Episodes of “Sofia the First” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” to Debut Throughout the Summer; WATCH Disney Junior to Premiere Episodes a […]

NY Times on Disney Junior’s Pre-School Challenge to Nickelodeon

by Ed Liuon April 3, 2013
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 […]