Disney Junior Orders New Episodes of “Minnie’s Bow-toons”
Disney Junior has ordered 10 additional episodes of the popular short-form series “Minnie’s Bow-Toons” starring Minnie Mouse and her pal Daisy as they run Minnie’s Bow-Tique, a specialty shop stocked only with colorful bows and bowties.
Disney Junior will celebrate Valentine’s Day with a marathon of Minnie Mouse-themed episodes of “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” and “Minnie’s Bow-Toons” on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 (9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m., ET/PT), including the new episode, “Fashion Emergency” (9:55 a.m., ET/PT), where Minnie showcases her passion for fashion with a pet runway show.
Starting today,DisneyJunior.com/Valentine will launch a Valentine’s Day greeting card maker where fans can create a sweetheart-themed card to be printed out and given to friends and family. In addition, fans will be able to send and receive online cards from their favorite Disney Junior characters including Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse, Jake from “Jake and the Never Land Pirates,” Special Agent Oso, Handy Manny and the Little Einsteins. The site also features Valentine’s Day-themed crafts that kids and their parents/caregivers can do at home.
On February 7, The Walt Disney Studios released “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: I Minnie,” a DVD and digital copy compilation of five fun-filled episodes centering on Minnie, including the never-before-seen episode “Minnie and Daisy’s Flower Shower.” In addition, a bundle of 13 Minnie Mouse-themed episodes of “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” will be available on iTunes the same day.
One of the most beloved characters in the world, Minnie Mouse is seen alongside her #1 guy, Mickey Mouse, at Disney Theme Parks worldwide and is featured in the popular Disney Junior Live On Stage Show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s California Adventure.
“Minnie’s Bow-Toons” and “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” are productions of Disney Television Animation. The series carry a TV-Y parental guideline.
Disney Junior reflects the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary. It invites mom and dad to join their child in the Disney experience of magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters, while incorporating specific learning and development themes designed for kids age 2-7. Disney Junior’s animated and live action series blend Disney’s unparalleled storytelling and characters kids love deeply with learning, including early math, language skills, healthy eating and lifestyles, and social skills. Disney Junior launched in February 2011 with a daily programming block on Disney Channel. In its first year, Disney Junior posted the network’s biggest yearly audience in the daypartin Total Viewers, Kids 2-5, Boys 2-5, Girls 2-5 and Women 18-49 and increased by double-digit margins among preschooler demographics over year-ago levels. On March 23, 2012 Disney Junior will add a basic cable and satellite channel in the U.S.
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