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Disney Ducktales hits DStv South Africa this month

Disneys rebooted DuckTales aired overseas in 2017, which was well received by many fans, both young and old. A few weeks ago, Disney screened the pilot episodes at Movies@Monte and have officially announced the launch of the cartoon on South African screens later this month. Disney XD, DStv Channel 304, will air the hour long, double episode of the animated [...]

New Disney Production to feature Nigerian kid humorist, Emmanuella

The young Nigerian humorist Emmanuella Samuel, who will be celebrating her eighth year on July 22, has been chosen to play in a Disney production. The information was revealed by the young actress of the Mark Angel Comedy collective on her Instagram account. “Thank you @disneystudios. God bless all those whose support helped bring me [...]

OSN expands deal with Disney

Regional entertainment network company, OSN, reinforced deal with Disney by launching a second pay window deal for movies. Subscribers can now access Disney Blockbusters via OSN Play, On Demand and WAVO as well as on OSNs Movie channels. The new deal extends OSNs commitment across Disneys current movies, giving customers access to a wider range [...]

Disney unveils new shows for EMEA region

Disney announced the creation of 11 series of more than 300 hours of content to be released in Europe, Middle East and Africa over the next two years. Three new shows are coming to live after being showcased at the Annecy Festival: 101 Dalmatian Street, Giganotosaurus and Space Chickens In Space. The American brand also [...]

beIN launches new on-demand services and seven new channels  

  beIN customers will be thrilled with the new service offered by the global network broadcasting in the Middle East and North African countries. The entertainment portfolio of beIN has been expanded through the launch of multiple on-demand services and seven new entertainment channels. Boosting its entertainment channels, beIN introduces Fox Action Movies HD, Fox [...]

Disney EMEA to introduce ‘So Sammy’ on Disney Channel app

Disney EMEA is readying So Sammy on its dedicated app. It will be the first original series for the Disney Channel app. The series will consist of 10 episodes lasting for two minutes each. The show has been produced by King Bert Productions (founded by comedian Miranda Hart in 2014), together with David Williams (comic [...]

Disney brings animated comedy ‘Sunny Bunnies’ in MEA

Disney has acquired from Media I.M, the London-based international distribution company, Sunny Bunnies, for its channels in the Middle East and African regions, alongside the U.S, Europe and APAC regions. The comedy is a computer-generated imagery (CGI)-animated television series. It is a non-dialogue series for kids aged 4 to 7, featuring five colourful bunnies (Turbo, [...]

Nelvana sealed multi-territory broadcast deal with Disney

Nelvana, the Corus Entertainment owned animation producer-distributor company, has signed a multi-territory deal with Disney channels Worldwide. The agreement concerns the broadcasting and on-demand rights of an upcoming animated series named Polly and the ZhuZhu Pets, which is to be aired on Disney Channel on September 12 in the United States and will be available [...]

DStv makes Disney channel accessible for a greater audience

Good news for subscribers of DStv, the MultiChoice owned digital satellite TV service in South Africa. It is going to make the Disney channel (DStv 303) accessible to a larger viewership and will be available on DStv Extra and DStv Compact. The offer will be valid for 20 days. This year, Disney channel is celebrating [...]