December 2014 Programming Highlights

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Disney Channel December Programming Highlights

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DISNEY JUNIOR SADDLES UP FOR A SECOND SEASON OF "SHERIFF CALLIE'S WILD WEST"

Action-Packed Western for Preschoolers Stars Mandy Moore

as the Voice of Callie, a Calico Cat Sheriff Who Reinforces Good Morals, Manners and Social Ethics

Disney Junior has ordered a second season of "Sheriff Callie's Wild West," starring Mandy Moore (Disney's "Tangled") as the voice of Sheriff Callie. The action-packed Western series follows Callie, a Calico cat sheriff who keeps the peace in her frontier town of Nice and Friendly Corners by ensuring that everyone abides by the rules of good morals, manners and social ethics. The announcement was made today by Nancy Kanter, Executive Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager, Disney Junior Worldwide.


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DISNEY CHANNEL'S ANNUAL WINTER PROGRAMMING EVENT, "FA-LA-LA-LIDAYS," KICKS OFF FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28 WITH A ONE-HOUR CROSSOVER OF POPULAR COMEDIES "JESSIE" AND "LIV AND MADDIE"

Crossover Episode Available to Verified WATCH Disney Channel Viewers Beginning November 21

A Hawaiian holiday episode of "Jessie" guest starring Maia Mitchell ("Teen Beach Movie") and popular "Liv and Maddie" characters Joey Bragg and Tenzing Norgay Trainor, plus a holiday reunion episode of "Girl Meets World" guest starring "Boy Meets World" alumni Rider Strong ("Shawn Hunter"), William Russ ("Alan Matthews") and Betsy Randle ("Amy Matthews"), new episodes of "I Didn't Do It" guest starring Reginald Vel Johnson ("Family Matters"), "Dog With A Blog" and "Liv and Maddie," will be presented during the fourth annual "Fa-la-la-lidays" winter programming event beginning FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28 through December. The animated premiere of Disney Pixar's "Toy Story That Time Forgot" is also scheduled during the month. The multi-platform rollout begins with the "Jessie" episode, available to verified viewers on WATCH Disney Channel on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21. WATCH Disney Channel will continue to roll out holiday programming including 25-days of throwback and holiday-themed episodes, beginning, MONDAY, DECEMBER 1.





TO HELP INFORM KIDS AND FAMILIES ABOUT GOOD NUTRITION, NEW INSTALLMENTS OF "PASS THE PLATE" SET TO PREMIERE SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8 ON DISNEY CHANNEL

-- Hosted By "Jessie" Stars Peyton List and Karan Brar --

Five new installments of "Pass the Plate," the acclaimed series designed to inspire good nutrition habits among kids and families, will premiere SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8 on Disney Channel. Hosted by teen actors Peyton List and Karan Brar (of Disney Channel's hit series "Jessie"), the segments will rotate daily throughout Disney Channel's programming schedule.





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A SPECIAL VETERANS DAY "DOC McSTUFFINS" STORY REFLECTING THE NEEDS AND CONCERNS OF MILITARY FAMILIES WILL BE PRESENTED TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 ON DISNEY CHANNEL

-- First Lady Michelle Obama to Host Special Joining Forces Screening for Military Families at The White House --

A special "Doc McStuffins" episode continues Disney's legacy of support for military families through a storyline that gently reflects common emotions young children face but find difficult to express when a parent or loved one is deployed. The episode of Disney Junior's acclaimed series will be presented on Veterans Day, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11 (9:30 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. As part of the Joining Forces initiative, First Lady Michelle Obama will host military families for a private screening at The White House on Monday, November 10.





Disney Channel November Programming Highlights

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Disney XD Orders Second Season of Lucasfilm's Animated-Triumph "Star Wars Rebels" Ahead of Its Television Premiere

THE FORCE IS STRONG FOR LUCASFILM'S ANIMATED-TRIUMPH "STAR WARS REBELS" DISNEY XD ORDERS SECOND SEASON AHEAD OF TELEVISION PREMIERE

One day ahead of a highly anticipated television premiere, Disney Channels Worldwide President and Chief Creative Officer, Gary Marsh, announced plans to produce a second season of the animated series "Star Wars Rebels" from Lucasfilm.


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November 2014 Programming Highlights

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AMBER DISCOVERS THE SECRET OF SOFIA'S AMULET AND ACCIDENTALLY SUMMONS AN EVIL PRINCESS TO ENCHANCIA, IN NEW PRIMETIME SPECIAL "SOFIA THE FIRST: THE CURSE OF PRINCESS IVY," PREMIERING SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 ON DISNEY CHANNEL

Rapunzel from Disney's "Tangled" Makes Special Appearance

Mandy Moore, Anna Camp, John Michael Higgins and Oliver Platt among Guest Voice Cast

Amber discovers Sofia's amulet is magical and takes it without permission, inadvertently summoning an evil princess, Ivy, who's set on taking over Enchancia, in "Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy," a primetime special of Disney Junior's Emmy-winning series, premiering SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 (7:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. The high-stakes adventure features a special appearance by Rapunzel, voiced by Mandy Moore, who reprises her role from Disney's "Tangled." Film, television and Broadway actress Anna Camp guest stars as the nefarious Princess Ivy, along with her "Pitch Perfect" co-star John Michael Higgins as the self-appointed leader of an all-dragon a capella group, and Oliver Platt ("The West Wing") as Enchancia's oldest-living dragon, Everburn.

A full-length preview of "Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy" and a new game based on the special will debut on WATCHDisneyJunior.com and the WATCH Disney Junior app for smartphones and tablets beginning Monday, November 10.

Leading up to the special's television premiere week of Monday, November 17 – Sunday, November 23 (8:30 a.m., ET/PT), Disney Channel will air "Sofia the First" episodes featuring Disney Princesses Cinderella, Snow White, Ariel, Aurora, Belle, Jasmine and Mulan. Also debuting are new "I Am A Princess" interstitials featuring stories from Disney movies, including "Frozen" and "The Little Mermaid," told through the eyes of children.





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"DOWNTON ABBEY" CAST MEMBERS GUEST STAR IN EPISODE OF DISNEY JUNIOR'S ACCLAIMED ANIMATED SERIES "DOC MCSTUFFINS," PREMIERING SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 ON DISNEY CHANNEL

-- Joanne Froggatt, Lesley Nicol, Matt Milne, Nigel Harman and Robert Bathurst Voice Characters in Florence Nightingale-themed Story --

"Downton Abbey" stars Joanne Froggatt (Anna Bates), Lesley Nicol (Mrs. Patmore), Matt Milne (Alfred Nugent), Nigel Harman (Mr. Green) and Robert Bathurst (Sir Anthony Strallan) are among the guest-star voice cast in a special episode of Disney Junior's Emmy-nominated animated series "Doc McStuffins." Titled "Let the Nightingale Sing," the episode premieres SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 (8:30-9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel in the U.S. and in December on Disney Junior UK. In the extended-length episode, Doc and the toys magically travel back to 19th century England where they meet a young Florence Nightingale (voiced by Joanne Froggatt) and help her realize her dream of becoming a nurse.





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JAKE AND HIS CREW TAKE FLIGHT OVER LONDON IN PRIMETIME SPECIAL, "JAKE AND THE NEVER LAND PIRATES: BATTLE FOR THE BOOK!" PREMIERING SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26 ON DISNEY CHANNEL AND DISNEY JUNIOR

Music-Filled Special Includes Debut of Original Song "Once Upon A Time" Performed by Maia Mitchell as Wendy

Jake and his crew of kid pirates take flight over London in Disney Junior's "Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Battle for the Book!" a primetime special premiering SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26 (6:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel and Disney Junior. Beloved Disney heritage characters Wendy, John and Michael Darling make their series debut in the music-filled special, with Maia Mitchell (Disney Channel's "Teen Beach Movie" and ABC Family's "The Fosters") voicing the role of Wendy and performing new original song "Once Upon A Time." Peter Pan and Tinker Bell will also appear.

A full-length preview of "Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Battle for the Book!" will be available on WATCHDisneyJunior.com and the WATCH Disney Junior app for smartphones and tablets beginning Sunday, October 19, followed by the debut of a new Hidden Objects game on Wednesday, October 22.