Articles Tagged ‘Disney Junior’
Following its top ratings in the UK, Disney Junior has greenlit Dublin, Ireland-based Brown Bag Films’ animated preschool series Henry Hugglemonster for a second season. The new show is expected to create 30 new jobs for Brown Bag’s animation studio.
Disney Junior has started production on a new space-themed preschool series, entitled Miles From Tomorrowland, which is timed with a recent study conducted by Touchstone Research and Kid Bunch that found only 25% of kids feel they’ve learned a lot about space exploration in school.
In the lead-up to this week’s MIFA – Annecy International Animation Market, France Televisions Distribution has secured a number of new broadcasting deals for hit animated kids series such as The Octonauts and Peter Rabbit.
Disney is looking to keep kids connected to its flagship princess and pirate brands this summer by expanding Sofia the First to daily telecast, debuting new episodes of Jake and the Never Land Pirates and making this content available via its WATCH video platform.