• Marvel
    All-New Animated Series ‘Marvel’s Spider-Man,’ Coming in 2017

    A new original animated television series, “Marvel’s Spider-Man,” will debut on Disney XD in 2017. The announcement was made today by Cort Lane, senior vice president, Marvel Animation and Family Entertainment, at New York Comic Con. Produced by Marvel Television, the series tells the story of an unsure but courageous teen who has to figure […]

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    Disney Channel to Broadcast Shanghai Disney Grand Opening Celebration

    Disney will welcome viewers from around the world to experience an authentically Disney and distinctly Chinese celebration — the spectacular one-of-a-kind grand opening celebration of Shanghai Disney Resort, the first Disney resort in mainland China. Actress and recording artist Sofia Carson (Disney Channel’s “Descendants,” “Adventures in Babysitting”) will narrate the telecast. Showcasing the beauty of […]

  • Pixar
    Big Hero 6 Coming to Disney XD

    Big Hero 6, an animated TV series based on Walt Disney Animation’s Oscar-winning feature, has begun production for a 2017 premiere on Disney XD platforms worldwide. Produced by Disney Television Animation, the series picks up immediately following the events in the 2014 feature and continues the adventures and friendship of 14-year-old tech genius Hiro and […]

  • The Disney Channel
    Weird Al Yankovic to Voice Title Role in ‘Milo Murphy’s Law’

    Legendary satirist and Grammy Award-winning recording artist Al Yankovic (professionally known as “Weird Al”) will voice the title role in Disney XD’s “Milo Murphy’s Law” (formerly known as “Mikey Murphy’s Law”), an animated comedy series from creators and executive producers Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh of the globally acclaimed animated series “Phineas and Ferb.” […]

  • The Disney Channel
    Disney XD Ordered MECH-X4

    Disney XD has ordered “MECH-X4,” formerly “MTX!,” a new live-action sci-fi adventure comedy series centered on a heroic team of four teenage boys who take on the responsibility of controlling a giant robot in order to protect their city from danger. Production is currently underway in Vancouver for a scheduled fall 2016 premiere on Disney […]

  • Media Networks
    ESPN Loses 7 Million Subscribers in Two Years.

    In a regulatory filing made late Wednesday Disney disclosed that its most profitable TV asset ESPN now has 92 million subscribers, down from 95 million a year ago and down from 99 million the year before that. Disney’s filing says that the domestic Disney Channel and domestic Disney XD each lost 4 million subscribers in […]

  • The Disney Channel
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    Gravity Falls to End Series

    Gravity Falls creator Alex Hirsch took to Tumblr to announce that the Disney XD series will wrap after just two more episodes. “There’s no easy way to say it so I’m just going to say it: Gravity Falls is coming to an end,” he said. “There are two more episodes left: “Weirdmageddon II: Escape from Reality” […]

  • D23
    Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior Stars Set for D23

    Fans can meet their favorite Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior stars, the biggest among a generation of kids and tweens, at D23 EXPO, the ultimate Disney fan event, FRIDAY, AUGUST 14 through SUNDAY, AUGUST 16, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. The schedule features “inside-the-magic” experiences including a weekend full of […]

  • The Disney Channel
    Disney XD Announces New Animated Comedy Series ‘Mikey Murphy’s Law’

    Burbank – Acclaimed animation producers Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, renowned for their global hit series “Phineas and Ferb,” are continuing their association with Disney Television Animation with a new animated comedy series, “Mikey Murphy’s Law,” for Disney XD. The story introduces Mikey, the fictional great-great-great-great grandson of the Murphy’s Law namesake. The announcement […]

  • Lucasfilm
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    Star Wars ‘Banana Wars’ Mini-Series

    Banana Wars is a comedic mini-series that will be leading the premiere of Disney Channel XD’s animated series “Star Wars Rebels.” Actors Shitara-san and Himura-san play Jedi Master Shitara and his disciple Padawan Himura of the planet ‘Bananaman.’ Banana Wars will have five shows titled; “Banana Wars Lightsaber Guide” ~ “Banana Wars Jedi and Force […]

  • Disney Interactive
    Disney Channel to Feature Maker Studios YouTube Stars

    According to a story in Variety, Maker Studios, the YouTube multichannel network acquired by Disney, is working with the Disney Channel and Disney XD to produce TV specials featuring Maker’s digital talent. The Disney Channel and Disney XD have each committed to an original Maker-branded half-hour special, with additional opportunities in development with Disney Channels Worldwide. The companies […]

  • Marvel
    Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Coming to Disney XD

    Production has begun on “Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy,” an upcoming animated television series for Disney XD featuring the hugely popular characters introduced in the record-breaking Marvel Studios film of the same name. The announcement was made today by Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television, at New York Comic Con. Produced by Marvel Television, the […]