Disney Junior Announces Launch Date, Line-Up | Animation News | Scoop.it
Disney Junior, a 24-hour basic cable/satellite channel created for kids age 2-7 and their parents and caregivers, will launch Friday, March 23 at midnight in the U.S., it was announced yesterday at the TV Critics Assoc.


The 24 hour Disney Junior schedule will include daily telecasts of Jake and the Never Land Pirates and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. It will also introduce the animated series Doc McStuffins at launch, and will feature new editions of the acclaimed short-form series A Poem Is… and a weekend movie block, Magical World of Disney Junior. New interstitials featuring Disney characters, including Sebastian and Flounder from The Little Mermaid, Mrs. Potts and Chip from Beauty and the Beast and pups Lucky and Pepper from 101 Dalmatians are also in the mix.