Disney Channels Worldwide
Disney Channels Worldwide is a global portfolio of 120 kid-driven, family-inclusive entertainment channels and/or channel feeds available in 164 countries/territories, in 34 languages. The platform brands are Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior, Disney Cinemagic, Disney Cinema, Hungama, Dlife and Radio Disney Networks. Disney Channel content is distributed through cable, satellite and digital terrestrial television channels, and via a strategic partnership with Disney Media Distribution to third party broadcasters across the globe. In the U.S., fans can access full episodes on desktop, mobile and connected TV devices via Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior apps. Live, linear feeds and exclusive window programming are also available on these apps for viewers who sign in with a participating pay TV provider. Disney Channel properties continue to rapidly expand into new markets across the world, playing a key role in introducing the Disney brand to nearly 551 million viewers worldwide.
Disney Channel is a 24-hour kid-driven, family-inclusive television network that taps into the world of kids and families through original series, movies and short-form. Currently available on basic cable and satellite in nearly 90 million U.S. homes and to millions of other viewers on Disney Channels around the world, Disney Channel is part of Disney|ABC Television. Disney Channel-branded content spans television, online, mobile, VOD platforms and the Disney Channel App. There are 47 Disney Channels available in 33 languages worldwide.
Disney XD is a basic cable channel and multiplatform brand showcasing a compelling mix of live-action and animated programming for kids age 6-11, hyper-targeting boys (while still including girls) and transporting them into worlds full of humor and adventure-filled storytelling. Disney XD-branded content spans television, online, mobile and VOD platforms. The programming includes series, movies and short-form, as well as sports-themed programming developed with ESPN.
Disney Junior, part of Disney Channels Worldwide, is a global multiplatform brand expressly for kids age 2-7. Disney Junior reflects the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary. It invites mom and dad to join their child in the Disney experience of magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters, while incorporating specific learning and development themes designed for young children. Disney Junior-branded content spans television, online, mobile and VOD platforms.
Radio Disney, part of Radio Disney Networks, the only 24-hour radio network devoted to families, keeps its listeners connected to popular culture and the biggest and rising recording artists in music today including Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Kelsea Ballerini and Alessia Cara. Radio Disney’s Top 40 playlist is driven by listener requests and represents major label recording artists. It is widely recognized by the music industry as an influencer to drive music awareness and is among a select group of mainstream radio stations tracked by Billboard and Mediabase music panels. Billboard magazine has also twice cited Radio Disney in its “Maximum Exposure” list which names the Top 100 ways to get music noticed.
Disney TV Animation
Disney Television Animation (DTVA), an animation studio established in December 1984, is an industry leader in the creation of animated television product for preschoolers, kids and tweens. The studio brings programming and production expertise together under the same leadership as Disney Channels Worldwide.