New Disney Channel Movie and Series “The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar” Coming Soon

Walt Disney continues to bring us more of what we love from one of the all time classics – The Lion King.   A TV Movie titled The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar is set to premiere November 22nd at 7 PM on the Disney Channel.  The TV movie will feature the voice talents of Rob Lowe, Gabrielle Union, Max Charles, Atticus Shaffer and Sarah Hyland.  The movie is part of a new TV series of the same name – Lion Guard coming to Disney Channel early next year.  The preview debuted during the Disney … [Read more...]

New Featurette Available for Star Wars Rebels Featuring Sarah Michelle Gellar as Seventh Sister

Sarah Michelle Gellar will be featured as the cunning yet crafty Seventh Sister Inquisitor in the transformative 2nd season of Star Wars Rebels. A master of deception, the Seventh Sister Inquisitor is tasked by Darth Vader to track down the rebels and capture any surviving Jedi. She’s conniving, manipulative, and deadly with a lightsaber.Sarah Michelle Gellar will also be part of the “Star Wars Rebels” Panel at New York Comic-Con next Thursday, October 8th.Check it out:All-new … [Read more...]

Disney Channel Acquires Teen Tale ‘Upside-Down Magic’

Disney Channel has optioned "Upside-Down Magic," a book series from Scholastic, for development of an original TV show. The first book of the series, by bestselling authors Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins, will be released on September 29, 2015. "Upside-Down Magic" follows the misadventures of Nory, the youngest in a family of elite magicians, who finds herself relegated to a class for misfits after one magical mishap too many. There Nory meets a group of kids with equally … [Read more...]

Disney Channel Stars of BUNK’D To Host Monstober on Disney Channel!

The cast of Disney Channel's new live-action series "BUNK'D" will host "Monstober," the channel’s month-long Halloween celebration, beginning THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1. The programming event includes the premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie "Invisible Sister," FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT), a "Descendants" Mal-oween marathon and Halloween-themed episodes with a twist.Disney Channel stars will swap series as guest stars on each other's sitcoms, making appearances at the same haunted … [Read more...]

New Episodes of Disney Channel’s Evermoor Chronicles Filmed In England

The Disney Channel has teamed up with Lime Pictures to bring new episodes of the series "Evermoor Chronicles."  Filmed in the town of Warrington, the series tells the story of an American teenager, Tara Crossley (Naomi Sequeira) who moves from her home in the United States and has to start all over in a rural town in England.    The ups and downs of being a teenager including friendship, romance and family life are all highlighted along with the struggles and excitement of moving to a new … [Read more...]

Disney Channel Green lights New Comedy Series “Stuck In The Middle!”

Disney Channel has ordered the family comedy series "Stuck In The Middle," starring Jenna Ortega ("Jane the Virgin") as Harley Diaz, an engineering whiz who uses her inventions to navigate life as the middle child in a family of seven kids. Playing her siblings are Ronni Hawk as Rachel, Kayla Maisonet ("Dog With A Blog") as Georgie, Isaak Presley ("Austin & Ally") as Grant, Nicolas Bechtel ("General Hospital") as Danny, Malachi Barton ("Best Friends Whenever") as Beast and Ariana Greenblatt … [Read more...]

Lab Rats: Elite Force Greenlit for Disney XD!

Disney XD has ordered "Lab Rats: Elite Force," a spin-off of its two popular live-action comedy series, "Lab Rats: Bionic Island" and "Mighty Med." It was announced today by Adam Bonnett, Executive Vice President, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. Reprising their starring roles on their respective series are Billy Unger as Chase and Bradley Steven Perry as Kaz, Jake Short as Oliver, Paris Berelc as Skylar, and Kelli Berglund as Bree. Production will begin in October and is … [Read more...]

Disney Channel Launches For First Time In Canada!

Corus Entertainment is pleased to announce that Disney Channel has officially launched for the first time ever in Canada!The network is the destination to watch premieres, new episodes of hit Disney Channel series and original movies. Disney Channel launches today in most markets and will be available in 10 million households by September 3rd with the following distribution partners: Bell Aliant, Bell Fibe TV, Bell Satellite TV, CCSA members including Eastlink and Access, Cogeco Cable … [Read more...]

Girl Meets World to Air an Autism Awareness Episode Centering on Farkle!

Furthering its commitment to kids and families, Disney Channel will present a special episode of the family comedy series "Girl Meets World" that delivers both entertainment and information for kids and parents about Asperger's syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder. Three experts consulted on the episode to help deliver an authentic storyline that can spark conversation among kids and their families. They are: Elizabeth Laugeson, Psy.D, The Help Group; child development consultant Arthur Pober, … [Read more...]

Disney XD to start making TV Shows starring YouTube Creators

 Disney XD and Maker Studios will collaborate on Disney XD by Maker, a new initiative to search for and develop the next generation of creators for, the WATCH Disney XD app and original television series pilots for Disney XD cable and satellite channels around the world. The announcement was made today by Marc Buhaj, Senior Vice President, Programming and General Manager, Disney XD and Chris M. Williams, Chief Audience Officer, Maker Studios, the global leader in short-form … [Read more...]