"Goldie & Bear," a Fairytale-Inspired Animated Series for Preschoolers, to Debut in Fall 2015 on Disney Junior
Production has begun on Disney Junior's "Goldie & Bear," a fairytale-inspired animated series for preschoolers. Slated to debut in Fall 2015, the series follows the adventures of newfound friends Goldie and Bear, following the renowned porridge incident of "Goldilocks and The Three Bears." The announcement was made today by Nancy Kanter, Executive Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager, Disney Junior Worldwide.
Sean Cocchia Promoted to Executive Vice President, Business Operations and General Manager, Disney Channels Worldwide
To further leverage Disney Channels' portfolio of platforms and brands, Sean Cocchia has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Business Operations and General Manager, Disney Channels Worldwide. It was announced today by Gary Marsh, President and Chief Creative Officer, Disney Channels Worldwide.
Radio Disney to Announce Nominees for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards in New Television Special Friday, February 27 on Disney Channel
For the first time ever, the broadcast nominees for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA) will be announced in a televised special, "Disney Channel Presents the 2015 RDMA Nomination Special," FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27 (7:00-7:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. The special event, hosted by the Radio Disney on-air team, will feature appearances by Nick Jonas, Jessie J, Meghan Trainor, Olly Murs, Becky G, Sabrina Carpenter, Fifth Harmony, Echosmith, Jessica Sanchez, Jacquie Lee and more. All categories and nominees will be highlighted on "Radio Disney's 2015 RDMA Nomination Special," a two-hour on-air programming feature that will air SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28 (5:00-7:00 p.m. ET / 2:00-4:00 p.m. PT) on Radio Disney.
"MILES FROM TOMORROWLAND: MISSIONS" APP – BASED ON THE DISNEY JUNIOR INTERGALACTIC ADVENTURE SERIES PREMIERING TODAY ON DISNEY CHANNEL – BLASTS ONTO iOS AND ANDROID DEVICES
The "Miles from Tomorrowland: Missions" app features Miles Callisto and his robo-ostrich best friend, Merc, in a fast-paced action adventure across the galaxy! Together, with the help of high-tech gadgets – and a bit of luck – they will explore new worlds and complete critical missions on behalf of the Tomorrowland Transit Authority
2015 Radio Disney Music Awards Set for Saturday, April 25 at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live
The 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA), music's biggest event for families, is set for SATURDAY, APRIL 25 at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. Now in its third year, the show will feature performances by some of the biggest artists in music and the presentation of the uniquely Radio Disney "ARDY" statuettes as voted on by fans globally. A 90-minute televised special and a 30-minute pre-show, including red-carpet arrivals, will be presented Sunday, April 26 on Disney Channel. Highlights will also be available on Radio Disney, the Radio Disney App, the Disney Channel WATCH app and RadioDisney.com.
ROWAN BLANCHARD AND SABRINA CARPENTER, STARS OF HIT SERIES "GIRL MEETS WORLD," CAST IN UPCOMING DISNEY CHANNEL ORIGINAL MOVIES
-- Sofia Carson of the upcoming movie Disney's "Descendants" and Paris Berelc of Disney XD's "Mighty Med" Also Set to Star in the Newly Announced Adventure Comedies --
13 year-old Rowan Blanchard and 15 year-old Sabrina Carpenter (of Disney Channel's hit comedy series "Girl Meets World") and 16 year-old Paris Berelc (of Disney XD's "Mighty Med") and Sofia Carson (of this year's highly anticipated Disney's "Descendants") will each add an upcoming Disney Channel Original Movie to their credits this year, as the Channel continues its focus on developing young entertainers and giving them opportunities to showcase their talent across multiple projects.
The movies will be part of Disney Media Sales and Marketing presentations to potential sponsors during the Kids Upfront this year.
Rowan Blanchard and Paris Berelc will star in the live-action adventure/comedy "Invisible Sister."
"MILES FROM TOMORROWLAND," DISNEY JUNIOR'S INTERGALACTIC ADVENTURE SERIES, BLASTS OFF FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
-- Stellar Voice Cast Includes Olivia Munn, Adrian Grenier, Mark Hamill, George Takei, Bill Nye, Wil Wheaton, Alton Brown and Brenda Song--
-- Preview Episode Available Beginning Friday, January 16 on WATCH Disney Junior --
Disney Junior's "Miles from Tomorrowland," an intergalactic adventure series, blasts off FRIDAY FEBRUARY 6 on Disney Channel (9:00 a.m., ET/PT). Launching with four back-to-back episodes, it incorporates unique space and science facts into the storylines that chart the outer space missions of young adventurer Miles Callisto and his family as they help connect the galaxy on behalf of the Tomorrowland Transit Authority.
The series follows the explorations of Miles and his family - mom and ship captain, Phoebe; mechanical engineer dad, Leo; tech-savvy big sister, Loretta; and best friend pet robo-ostrich, Merc. Together, they explore new galaxies filled with peculiar aliens, space-age vehicles and high-tech gadgets, taking young viewers and their families on a futuristic journey designed to fuel kids' natural interest in space and at the same time reminding them of the importance of what lies close to home – the family bond.
Olivia Munn ("The Newsroom") stars as Phoebe Callisto alongside Cullen McCarthy ("Mr. Peabody & Sherman") as Miles Callisto, Tom Kenny ("SpongeBob SquarePants") as Leo Callisto, Fiona Bishop (Disney Junior's "Sofia the First") as Loretta Callisto, and Dee Bradley Baker (Disney's "Phineas and Ferb") as Merc. Recurring guest stars include Adrian Grenier ("Entourage") as Captain Joe, Mark Hamill ("Star Wars") as Gadfly, George Takei ("Star Trek") as Spectryx, Bill Nye ("Bill Nye the Science Guy") as Professor Rubicon, Wil Wheaton ("Star Trek: The Next Generation") as Commander S'leet, Alton Brown ("Good Eats") as Lysander Floovox, and Brenda Song ("Dads") as Aunt Frida.