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Disney, Disney Junior and Disney XD WATCH Apps Consolidated Into DisneyNOW!

Disney Channel, Disney XD, and Disney Junior have consolidated their  ‘WATCH’ Platforms and upgraded user experience with the ‘DisneyNow’ APP, available today.

The DisneyNOW app provides access to episodes of the three channels’ shows – including in-season stacking for current shows; sixty games, and personalization options.

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Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior Announce Star-Filled Events at D23 Expo 2017!

DESCENDANTS 2 – Disney Channel’s original movie “Descendants 2” stars Thomas Doherty stars as Harry, China Anne McClain as Uma and Dylan Playfair as Gil. (Disney Channel/Bob D’Amico)

The stars of The Descendants 2 and Tangled: The Series will highlight the presence of Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior at D23 Expo 2017 in Anaheim, California.

Fans will get to see Scrooge McDuck’s money bin and attend a Duck Tales Q&A.

Cast members from Stuck in the Middle, Bizaardvark, K.C. Undercover, Walk the Prank, and MECH-X4 will greet fans at the D23 Expo’s Talent Central throughout the weekend. 

D23 Expo 2017 runs takes place from Friday, July 14–Sunday, July 16 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

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Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD Celebrate African-America Heroes in February!

During the month of February – Black History Month – Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney XD will be presenting the inspiring stories of some real-life African-American Heroes – including Tuskegee Airmen Chief Civilian flight instructor Charles Alfred “Chief” Anderson, the history-making commercial airline pilot Stephanie R. Grant, animator and Disney legend Floyd Norman.

For details, follow the break.

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Disney’s Hispanic Princess Elena Gets Early Second Season Renewal!

ELENA OF AVALOR - Premiering this summer on Disney Channel, "Elena of Avalor" is an animated series that follows Elena, a brave and adventurous teenager who saves her kingdom from an evil sorceress and must now learn to rule as crown princess until she is old enough to be queen. (Disney Channel) ELENA
ELENA OF AVALOR –  (Disney Channel)

‘It’s just a few weeks into the launch of ‘Elena of Avalor’ and we are already seeing what an impact and connection she is making with kids and families,’ said Nancy Kanter of Disney Junior Worldwide, as she announced that Elena of Avalor was being given a second season order just a few weeks into the show’s first season launch.

Princess Elena also made her debut at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida today.

For more, follow the jump.

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Son of Simba – The Lion Guard Premieres In January!

THE LION GUARD - The epic storytelling of Disney's "The Lion King" continues with "The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar," a primetime television movie event starring Rob Lowe, Gabrielle Union and James Earl Jones, reprising his iconic role as Mufasa.  Premiering this November on Disney Channel, the movie follows Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala, as he assumes the role of leader of the Lion Guard, a team of animals tasked with preserving the Pride Lands. "The Lion Guard" television series will premiere in early 2016 on Disney Channels and Disney Junior channels around the globe. (Disney Junior) FULI, KION, ONO , BESHTE, BUNGA
THE LION GUARD – FULI, KION, ONO , BESHTE, BUNGA

Disney Channel’s The Lion Guard – following Simba and Nala’s son as he and his friends protect the Pride Lands – will premiere on Friday, January 15, 2016 (9:30am/8:30C) on Disney Channel and then encore on both Disney Channel and Disney Junior throughout the weekend.

For further details, a making of video and a look at the show’s opening credits, follow the jump.

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First Lady Michelle Obama To Guest Star On Doc McStuffins!

DOC MCSTUFFINS - "Doc McStuffins Goes to Washington" - Doc and the toys travel to Washington D.C. to meet the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, in a special episode of Disney Junior's acclaimed animated series "Doc McStuffins," premiering MONDAY, OCTOBER 5 (9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. (Disney Junior) FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA, DOC
DOC MCSTUFFINS – “Doc McStuffins Goes to Washington” – Doc and the toys travel to Washington D.C. to meet the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, in a special episode of Disney Junior’s acclaimed animated series “Doc McStuffins,” premiering MONDAY, OCTOBER 5 (9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. (Disney Junior)
FIRST LADY MICHELLE OBAMA, DOC

First Lady Michelle Obama has added another credit to her IMDb page – she will be guest starring on Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffins on Child Health Day, Monday, September 28th.

In Doc McStuffins Goes To Washington, ‘the First Lady invites Doc and other kids who are making a difference in their community to the White House to be honored in a special ceremony.’ For more, follow the jump.

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Sophia the First Introduces Disney’s First Latin Princess!

PRINCESS ELENA OF AVALOR

Princess Elena of Avalor, a confident and compassionate teenager in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore, will be introduced in a special episode of Disney Junior’s hit series “Sofia the First” beginning production now for a 2016 premiere.

Voiced by Aimee Carrero, the character will then be launched in her own animated series, Elena of Avalor – planned for a 2016 premiere. For further details, follow the jump.

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