In 2018, Disney Channel broadcast on their linear TV channel a total of 27 series with new episodes. Of those, only one show (Andi Mack) averaged over a million total viewers for the year.
Nickelodeon’s brand-new animated preschool series, Abby Hatcher, tells the story of a little girl with a big heart who helps her friends, the amazing and quirky Fuzzly creatures, fix their mishaps, learn from their mistakes and negotiate their emotions.
Season two of “Milo Murphy’s Law,” the Emmy Award-nominated animated series starring legendary satirist Al Yankovic as the voice of Milo Murphy, debuts with a one-hour “Phineas and Ferb” crossover special SATURDAY, JAN. 5 (7:00–8:00 a.m. EST/PST), on both Disney Channel and Disney XD.
It’s time to roll to the rescue! Today, Discovery Family announced TRANSFORMERS: RESCUE BOTS ACADEMY, an all-new 52-episode animated series for viewers in preschool produced by Allspark Animation, a Hasbro Company, premiering Saturday, January 5 at 9a/8c with two back-to-back episodes.
“Kim Possible,” a Disney Channel Original Movie based on the beloved animated series, will premiere FRIDAY, FEB. 15 (8:00–9:32 p.m. EST/PST), on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW.
Nickelodeon’s all-new buddy comedy series, Cousins For Life, will premiere on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at 8:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
Nickelodeon’s Henry Danger, the number-one live-action show on TV with K2-11 and K6-11 (through 11/28/18), will pass the 100-episode mark, with an additional ten-episode pickup announced today.
Production has begun on “Mira, Royal Detective,” an animated mystery-adventure series for preschoolers slated to debut on Disney Junior channels and programming blocks around the world in 2020.
Accomplished writer/producer Eunetta T. Boone has joined Disney Channel’s hit sitcom “Raven’s Home” as executive producer and showrunner for its third season.
Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, died on Monday at the age of 57.
Emmy Award winner Craig Gerber, whose talent and leadership steered two Disney Junior series – “Sofia the First” and “Elena of Avalor” – to become critically acclaimed worldwide hits, has entered into an overall development deal at Disney Channels Worldwide.
In its first of two new episodes featuring a story arc on gun safety, Disney Channel’s “Andi Mack” soared over the prior week by 24% among Tweens 9-14 to hit a new season high.
“Sydney to the Max,” a sitcom introducing 13-year-old actress/musical artist Ruth Righi (Broadway’s “School of Rock The Musical”) in her first leading role, is set to premiere FRIDAY, JAN. 25 (8:30-9:00 p.m. EST/PST), on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW.
SpongeBob, Sandy and their “Science Scout” troop take a trip to the moon in a brand-new holiday special of SpongeBob SquarePants, premiering Sunday, Nov. 25, at 11:00 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon.
Eric Friedman, an Emmy Award-nominated producer, has entered into an agreement to create and develop new projects exclusively for Disney Channel, expanding his nearly 10-year affiliation with the channel for which he has written or produced five comedy series.