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Posted Wednesday 6/13/18 at 1:59PM EDT
Disney Channel's Freaky Friday musical will premiere on a Friday in August
The newest version of the classic mother-daughter body-swap will air on Friday, Aug. 10.
Posted Thursday 5/31/18 at 1:46PM EDT
Disney Channel renews Tangled: The Series
The animated adventure comedy starring Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi will return for a third season.
Posted Friday 5/25/18 at 10:33AM EDT
Alyson Hannigan boards Kim Possible movie
She'll play Kim's brain surgeon mother on the live-action Disney Channel film.
Posted Monday 5/21/18 at 6:27PM EDT
Disney Channel's Descendants 3 casts Cheyenne Jackson
He'll voice Hades, the ruler of the Underworld from the 1997 Disney musical Hercules and the father of Dove Cameron's Mal.
Posted Friday 5/11/18 at 1:50PM EDT
Raven-Symoné's Raven's Home returning for Season 2 with a four-episode rollout
The Disney Channel That’s So Raven sequel series returns for Season 2 on Monday, June 25, followed by three new episodes coming out on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of that week.
Posted Friday 5/04/18 at 1:53PM EDT
Disney Channel orders sitcom about middle schoolers who crowdsource their decisions to their millions of online followers
Coop and Cami Ask the World stars Dakota Lotus and "social media influencer/actress" Ruby Rose Turner as a brother/sister duo who turn to their internet followers to make nearly all their decisions, whether important or mundane.
Posted Monday 4/30/18 at 6:42AM EDT
Miley Cyrus retracts "near-nude pic" apology from 10 years ago
Cyrus marked the 10th anniversary of her Annie Leibovitz Vanity Fair photoshoot that scandalized her since she was a 15-year-old star on Disney Channel's Hannah Montana at the time. "IM NOT SORRY," she tweeted with a screenshot of her on the cover of New York Post at the time. "F*ck YOU #10yearsago"
Posted Thursday 4/26/18 at 1:08PM EDT
Disney Channel orders Star Wars Resistance animated series
The anime-inspired Star Wars Resistance will premiere on Disney Channel this fall and also air on Disney XD. According to Variety, "the show follows a young pilot named Kazudo Xiono who was recruited by the Resistance to spy on the increasing threat of the First Order. The time period explored in the series will be uncharted territory as the events occur prior to the 2015 blockbuster The Force Awakens."
Posted Wednesday 4/25/18 at 10:49PM EDT
Disney Channel had Christy Carlson Romano and Will Friedle "audition" for the live-action Kim Possible
Turns out the 34-year-old Romano and the 41-year-old Friedle are too old to play high schoolers.
Posted Wednesday 4/25/18 at 1:14PM EDT
Kim Possible's cartoon voices announce the stars of the Disney Channel live-action movie
Christy Carlson Romano, who voiced the cheerleader-turned-superhero, and Will Friedle, who played her love interest Ron Stoppable, announced that Sadie Stanley will be the new Kim and The Goldbergs' Sean Giambrone will play the new Ron.
Posted Saturday 4/14/18 at 12:07AM EDT
Lin-Manuel Miranda will make his DuckTales debut as part of the inaugural Duck Week
The Hamilton creator will first appear as Gizmoduck, aka Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera, on the May 11 episode, which will coincide with the first Duck Week. Miranda's character is described as "“Duckburg’s preeminent hero who has Latin roots" and a “brilliant young scientist."
Posted Wednesday 4/11/18 at 5:23PM EDT
Andi Mack might have TV's most pet-friendly set
In celebration of today being National Pet Day, People magazine is celebrating the pet-friendliness of the Disney Channel series, which allows dogs, a bunny, a cat and two turtles on its Salt Lake City set. ALSO: Andi Mack wins the first-ever GLAAD Kids and Family Programming Award.
Posted Friday 4/06/18 at 10:24PM EDT
Star Wars director Rian Johnson recalls his Disney Channel job interviewing a young Shia LaBeouf
"True story: when I worked at the Disney Channel in the late 90s I interviewed him for a promo piece on the set of Even Stevens," tweeted the director of The Last Jedi.
Posted Friday 3/30/18 at 9:30PM EDT
Disney Channel's Stuck in the Middle canceled -- star Jenna Ortega joins CBS pilot Man of the House
The Latino family sitcom will end after three seasons.
Posted Wednesday 3/28/18 at 9:44AM EDT
Former Disney Channel star Caroline Sunshine joins the Trump White House as an intern
The 22-year-old actress, who co-starred with Bella Thorne and Zendaya on Shake It Up, will serve as a press assistant.