Disney Junior (Indian TV channel)

  (Redirected from Disney Junior India)

Disney Junior is an Indian television network dedicated towards pre-schoolers that launched on 15 October 2012.[4] It is also available as a programming block on Disney Channel that replaced India's Playhouse Disney. The channel is the Indian equivalent to the original American network and telecasts in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

Disney Junior
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CountryIndia
Broadcast areaIndia
Sri Lanka[1]
Nepal
Bhutan[2]
Maldives[3]
NetworkDisney Branded Television
HeadquartersMumbai, India
Programming
Language(s)English
Hindi
Tamil
Telugu
Picture format576i SDTV
Ownership
OwnerDisney Star (The Walt Disney Company India)
ParentDisney Junior
Sister channelsDisney Channel
Disney International HD
Super Hungama
Hungama TV
UTV Movies
UTV Action
UTV HD India
History
Launched4 July 2011 (block)
15 October 2012 (channel)
Former namesPlayhouse Disney (2006-2011)
Links
Websitedisneyjunior.disney.in

HistoryEdit

Before 2006, Playhouse Disney was launched in India as a block on Disney Channel. On 4 July 2011, it was replaced by Disney Junior.[5] On 15 October 2012, Disney Junior launched as a Channel.[6]

ProgrammingEdit

Current programmingEdit

Original showsEdit

Acquired showsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sri Lanka to experience the magic of Disney Junior". Daily Mirror. 23 April 2015. Retrieved 15 January 2018.
  2. ^ "BICMA approves 56 channels for uniformity". Kuensel Online. 22 September 2017. Retrieved 14 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Dhiraagu TV launches four Disney channels in the Maldives". Corporate Maldives. 29 December 2017. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  4. ^ "Walt Disney launches its 4th offering Disney Junior". www.afaqs.com. Retrieved 17 November 2017.
  5. ^ "Disney Channel to make entry into Tamil and Telugu via pre-school block". Indian Television Dot Com. 29 June 2011.
  6. ^ "Walt Disney launches its 4th offering Disney Junior". www.afaqs.com. Retrieved 17 November 2017.