Disney, DirecTV In Dispute Over ABC, ESPN

If the companies are unable to reach a new agreement, DirecTV subscribers could lose access to ABC, ESPN, Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Freeform.

Corner: Disney Star Cameron Boyce Died Of Epilepsy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County coroner’s office says Disney actor Cameron Boyce died unexpectedly from epilepsy. An autopsy report released Tuesday states the “Descendants” star was found unresponsive at home on July 6, and later pronounced dead at the scene. Boyce’s family said previously that the 20-year-old died due to an ongoing […]

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Dies At 20

Disney Actor Stoney Westmoreland Fired After Arrest

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney Channel actor Stoney Westmoreland has been fired after he was arrested in Salt Lake City for allegedly attempting to have a sexual relationship with an online acquaintance he believed was 13 years old. In a statement Saturday, Disney announced that the 48-year-old Westmoreland had been dropped from the sitcom “Andi […]

Disney Ch. Renews ‘Andi Mack’ For Season 3

Freeform’s ’25 Days of Christmas’ Expands

Disney Ch. Taps Dina Hillier As VP Original Series

‘Girl Meets World’ Is Officially Dead

Disney To Debut Descendants’ Sequel On 5 Nets

NEW YORK (AP) — The Disney Channel is giving a big push to its sequel for the “Descendants” movie in July, premiering it simultaneously on five television networks and online. Disney said Tuesday that “Descendants 2” will air July 21 on ABC, the Disney Channel, Lifetime, Freeform and Disney XD, as well as on those […]

Disney Ch. Producing Grittier Stuff For Kids

Julie Bowen Replaces Ashley Judd in ‘Tangled’

Disney Channel Star Arrested For DUI

Disney Ch. Edges Nick For First Total-Day Win

‘Lion King’ Roars Again With TV Movie, Series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Ford Riley was tasked with adding a new TV project to Disney’s treasured — and lucrative — “Lion King” screen and stage franchise, he knew he had to do right by it. Mulling the original 1994 animated movie and its 1998 home video sequel, Riley decided that creating another offspring […]

Disney Is Turning ‘Tangled’ Into A TV Series

Patty Duke To Play Twins On Disney Channel Show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patty Duke is playing twins on TV again, this time as a pair of grandmas on the Disney Channel. The 67-year-old actress will guest star on an upcoming episode of “Liv and Maddie,” which follows twin sisters played by actress Dove Cameron. Duke said her grandchildren are fans of the show, […]

Disney Channel To Debut New Logo

Disney Channel Renews ‘Jessie’ For Fourth Season

Disney Channel On A Ratings Roll

Disney Ch. Names Naketha Mattocks VP, Originals

Disney Channel To Debut ‘Sofia The First’ Jan. 11

NEW YORK (AP) — Disney says its animated children’s series “Sofia the First” will premiere Jan. 11 on the Disney Channel and Disney Junior networks. Created for kids ages 2 to 7, “Sofia the First” is about a young girl who becomes a princess and learns that honesty, loyalty and compassion are what makes a […]

Disney Ch. To Launch ‘TV Everywhere’

Walt Disney Co. plans as early as next week to launch a mobile application to let Comcast cable TV subscribers watch the Disney Channel on the go, CEO Bob Iger told investors on Wednesday.

ABC Renews Netflix Deal, Adds Amazon

Disney has re-upped a two-year-old deal with Netflix to stream older shows that aired on ABC, ABC Family and the Disney Channel. And it announced what is essentially the same deal with Amazon, which will make the shows available via its Amazon Prime streaming service.

Disney Ch.’s ‘Jessie’ Posts Record Ratings

Demi Lovato Quits Disney Show, Talks Of Bulimia

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Demi Lovato is leaving “Sonny With a Chance,” the Disney Channel TV series that made her a star. In an interview with People magazine, Lovato said she didn’t “think going back to ‘Sonny’ would be healthy for my recovery.” Instead, she said she wants to focus on her music career. The […]