Disney/ABC Television Group’s Digital Media team is launching “Disney Super Speedway,” a new racer game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Fans can burn rubber as animated characters from hit Disney Channel animated series, including “Phineas and Ferb,” “Gravity Falls” and “Fish Hooks,” and Disney XD’s “Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja,” “Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil” and “Motorcity.” The game is also available at DisneyChannel.com/Race and DisneyXD.com/Race.
Festive fare includes Disney Channel Original Movie
“Good Luck Charlie, It’s Christmas!,”
Justin Bieber Performing “Mistletoe” on “So Random!” and
Kelly Clarkson on “Phineas and Ferb’s Family Christmas Special”
Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior will celebrate the year’s spookiest holiday with all-new Halloween-themed episodes, popular guest stars and special performances beginning FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7.
Disney Channel and Disney XD salute summer with two nights of premieres dedicated to soaring temperatures and fun in the sun.
Memorial Day Weekend Marathons on Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, The Hub, Nicktoons & TeenNick
Today is the start of Memorial Day Weekend and as usual TV networks like the schedule special marathons and premieres. Inside is a network-by-network rundown of this weekend’s events.
The nominees for the 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced this morning. The categories with nominees from Nickelodeon (25 total nominations), The Hub (8), Disney Channel (5), Disney XD (3), Nick Jr. (3) and Cartoon Network (2) are listed below.
During 1Q11, Disney XD delivered its largest quarterly audience in the network’s history in Total Day (includes Toon Disney) in Total Viewers (288,000) and across all key kid targets: Kids 6-14 (147,000), Boys 6-14 (95,000), Kids 6-11 (120,000), Boys 6-11 (77,000), Tweens 9-14 (93,000) and Tween Boys (60,000).
Disney XD’s hit animated series, “Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil,” begins its star-studded second season with NBA star Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic) in a guest starring role, SATURDAY, APRIL 30 (8:30 a.m., ET/PT). The sophomore season premiere also guest stars Emmanuelle Chriqui (“Entourage”).
After delivering a year of best-ever ratings across each of its kid-driven, family inclusive platforms, and deepening its strong connection with kids and parents, especially moms, Disney showcased an unprecedented amount of new programming that’s to come — an expanded slate of 13 new original series (part of 435 total original episodes in 2011, a 30% increase from last year, not including acquisitions) and additional new titles in the blockbuster Disney Channel Original Movie franchise at its annual presentation to advertisers today at New York’s Gotham Hall.
It’s tradition that every time a national holiday allows for kids nationwide to be out of school, television networks schedule special marathons and premieres for the day. Today is no different. Here’s a rundown of the specials, marathons and premieres happening today:
With strong performance by the network’s expanding slate of original series — most notably its No. 1 series “Pair of Kings” and its No. 1 original animated series “Kick Buttowski” — along with Disney theatricals “Toy Story,” “Toy Story 2” and “Ratatouille,” Disney XD delivered its largest annual audience in the net’s history in Total Day (includes Toon Disney) in Total Viewers (270,000) and across all key kid targets, including Kids 6-14 (132,000), Boys 6-14 (86,000), Kids 6-11 (107,000) and Boys 6-11 (69,000), posting solid double-digit percent increases in all key breaks.
Thanks to Cynopsis Kids, here’s a rundown of Disney XD and Nicktoons ratings from each day last week (Thanksgiving week). Monday – Sunday’s ratings only account for 6am-11pm, so following each day’s results is a summary of what each network aired.
Happy Thanksgiving from Nick and More! Here’s a run-down of what’s on TV today for the networks that we cover.
Henry Winkler, Alyssa Milano & Tiffany Thornton Guest Voice in New “Kick Buttowski” on Thanksgiving Day
via Disney XD press release: HENRY WINKLER, ALYSSA MILANO AND TIFFANY THORNTON GUEST STAR IN “KICK BUTTOWSKI – SUBURBAN DAREDEVIL,” THANKSGIVING DAY, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25 ON DISNEY XD “Frame Story” – When the principal (Henry Winkler) accuses Kick of a… (READ MORE)
Nicktoons, Nickelodeon’s 24/7 animation channel, which is in about 15 million homes less than Disney XD (57 vs. 72 million) scored total day victories over the Disney digital cable channel this past Labor Day weekend in kids and tweens demos.