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Disney Channel India
Disney Channel 2007.svg
Disney Channel logo
Launched December, 2004
Owned by Buena Vista International India
Country India
Broadcast area South Asia
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra
Sister channel(s) Toon Disney India
Jetix India
Hungama TV
Website www.disneychannelindia.com
Availability
Satellite
Tata Sky Channel 605
Dish TV Channel 523
BIGTV Channel 603
Airtel Digital TV Channel 360
Cable
Hathway Channel 411/64/305
Available on most cable systems Check Local Listings for channels

Disney Channel India is an Indian television channel specializing in television programming for children through original series and movies as well as third party programming. It aired in India in 2004 and is marketed to children and families entertainment. The channel is available on basic cable and satellite television, and is a division of Disney India. The network is based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.[1]

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History and Availability

Disney Channel began broadcasting in India in 2004[2]. The channel is very popular to children between 5–17 years of age[1]. The network is based in Mumbai, Maharashtra and is available on local cable. It is also available on Tata Sky on channel 605, Dish TV on channel 523, BigTV on channel 603, and Airtel Digital TV on channel 360. On digital cable services, it is available on channel 407 and on Hathway cable on channel 410.

Currently Disney Channel India has two subsidiary stations Disney XD India and Hungama TV.

In February 2010, Fiama Di Wills (personal care brand owned by ITC) collaborated with Disney India to create a limited-edition pack called "Fiama Di Wills Shine in Style like Hannah Montana" containing a sampling of Fiama Di Wills products with an amazing set of Hannah Montana branded hair and fashion accessories. Fiama Di Wills Shine in Style like Hannah Montana Disney created an exclusive microsite for this activity which allows kids to enter an access code (from the pack) to unlock a series of online games, puzzles and quizzes - prizes include exclusive Hannah Montana merchandise as well as a chance to get a Hannah Montana style Popstar Makeover on Disney TV.

Programming

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Current Programming[3]

Live-Action

Animated

Upcoming Shows

Shows that will premiere in 2010 include:

Summer 2010

Local Shows

Disney Channel Originals Premiere Ends
Dhoom Machaao Dhoom 8th January, 2007 2007, 2009-Present
Kya Mast Hai Life 27th April, 2009 5th November, 2009
Hip Hip Hurray 2009
The Magic Makeup Box 2009 2009

Former Programs

Programming Blocks

Disney Channel Happy Hour

This block was started in late 2009. Disney channel happy hour includes two most popular Disney channel original series The Elephant Princess and Wizards of Waverly place respectively.In 2010, they show Phineas and Ferb and Art Attack.

Comedy Challenge

This block shows the funniest episodes of Hannah Montana,That's So Raven,JONAS,Wizards of Waverly Place,Vicky & Vetaal and Kya Mast Hai Life.It starts from 4pm to 7pm.

Phineas and Ferb-ruary

This block is the Disney channel block which will start on February 1.This block will show new episodes of the DC original series Phineas and Ferb.New episodes will air at 6:00 p.m. replacing JONAS By Shivam Trivedi

Movies

Disney Channel India airs movies at 11am IST and 7pm IST on weekends. Most of the movies are Rated-G. [4]

Current Movies

New Movies

Schedule

This is the schedule for November 2009.

2:00pm 2:30pm 3:00pm 3:30pm 4:00pm 4:30pm 5:00pm 5:30pm 6:00pm 6:30pm 7:00pm 7:30pm 8:00pm 8:30pm 9:00pm 9:30pm 10:00pm
Monday Karishma kaa Karishma Hannah Montana Phineas and Ferb Art Attack That's So Raven Wizards of Waverly Place Hannah Montana Kya Mast Hai Life JONAS Vicky & Vetaal Patito Feo' Karishma Kaa Karishma Movie Lizzie McGuire
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday Sonny With A Chance Movie Karishma Kaa Karishma Goosebumps Are You Afraid of the Dark
Format
Disney Channel Original Shows Original Non-Disney shows (i.e. Shows made by Fox, Nick, ABC, Network Ten, etc.) Movie Animated Shows Local Disney Shows Local Non-Disney Shows

See also

References

External links


For the Disney Channel in other countries, see Disney Channel (international). For the original Disney Channel, see Disney Channel.

Disney Channel India
File:Disney channel Logo
Disney Channel logo
Launched December, 2004
Owned by The Walt Disney Company India
Country India
Broadcast area South Asia
Headquarters Mumbai, Maharashtra
Sister channel(s) Disney XD (India)
Hungama TV
Website Official Website
Availability
Satellite
Tata Sky Channel 605
Dish TV Channel 523
BIGTV Channel 603
Airtel Digital TV Channel 360
Cable
Hathway Channel 411/64/305
Available on most cable systems Check Local Listings for channels

Disney Channel India is an Indian television channel specializing in television programming for children through original series and movies as well as third party programming. It aired in India in 2004 and is marketed to children and families entertainment. The channel is available on basic cable and satellite television, and is a division of Disney India. The network is based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.[1]

Contents

History and Availability

Disney Channel began broadcasting in India in 2004[2]. The Channel is very popular to Children between 5–17 years of age[1]. The network is based in Mumbai, Maharashtra and is available on local cable. It is also available on Tata Sky on channel 605, Dish TV on channel 523, BigTV on channel 603, and Airtel Digital TV on channel 360. On digital cable services, it is available on DEN Digitelly on channel 407 and on Hathway Cable on Channel 410.Disney shows telecasts like Ishaan, Kya Mast Hai Life, Karishma Ka Karishma and all Indian Shows.

Currently Disney Channel India has two subsidiary stations Disney XD India and Hungama TV.

In February 2010, Fiama Di Wills (personal care brand owned by ITC) collaborated with Disney India to create a limited-edition pack called "Fiama Di Wills Shine in Style like Hannah Montana" containing a sampling of Fiama Di Wills products with an amazing set of Hannah Montana branded hair and fashion accessories. Fiama Di Wills Shine in Style like Hannah Montana Disney created an exclusive microsite for this activity which allows kids to enter an access code (from the pack) to unlock a series of online games, puzzles and quizzes - prizes include exclusive Hannah Montana merchandise as well as a chance to get a Hannah Montana style Popstar Makeover on Disney TV.

Disney Channel Blocks

Disney Channel's Superstar Summer

This summer block started in mid April of 2010 as a major block consisted of multiple sub-blocks. It featured many shows that were on-going in those days. This block included Hannah Montana Season 3 and Wizards of Waverly Place Season 2, Karishma Ka Karishma, Majooba Ka Ajooba, The Magic Make-Up Box and Shararat. Along with these, it also included the Indian premiere of a lot of shows which includes Kya Mast Hai Life Season 2, Ishaan, Pink Lemonade Series 2, Sonny With A Chance Season 2, Phineas and Ferb Season 3 and The Suite Life on Deck Season 2.

Superstar Mornings

This block started in the month of April along with the premiere of Disney Channel's Superstar Summer block, from 10 AM showing programs like Karishma Ka Karishma, Majooba Ka Ajooba, The Magic Make-Up Box, Shararat (sitcom) and Kya Mast Hai Life all summer long.

Big Bada Boom

Hosted by Zain, Tara, Murtaza, Bumpy and Naksharta this block featured new episodes of Phineas and Ferb, Hannah Montana, Wizards of Waverly Place, Kya Mast Hai Life and Ishaan. Also it showcased Karishma Ka Karishma and Shararat (sitcom).

This block ended in the mid of June, 2010, but the show Big Bada Boom continued.

Disney Triple Treat Movie

The Disney Triple Treat Movie is a block used to to air on weekends and began in April, 2007. This movie block featured the airing of three movies on each weekend on Disney Channel India. This block ended in June, 2007.

Phineas and Ferb-ruary

Disney channel's this block started to air on February 1, 2010 replacing the re-run airing of JONAS. It featured the new episodes of the Disney Channel's original series Phineas and Ferb. As the name suggests itself, this block ended by the end of February, 2010.This block was also held in 2009.

DHAN-TE-NAN

DHAN-TE-NAN is the block that was held in the festive season thats is October and November in 2009.The block showed many shows and movies including the premiers of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 3:SENIOR YEAR ,Mr. India,Sky High,Elephant Princess,Patito Feo and Hannah Montana season 3.

Dussehra DHAN-TE-DANN

This block was shown from 8th to 17th October,2010.It showed premieres of 10 Hit movies.The movies were-

  • VROOM
  • DUMBO
  • BUMM BUMM BOLE
  • The Chronicles Of Narnia-Prince Caspian
  • Hari Puttar
  • ISHAAN:THE MOVIE
  • Camp Rock 2:The Final Jam
  • The adventures of the Great Mouse Detective
  • SPY KIDS 3D:Game Over

12 Days of Christmas

This block also showed new episodes and movies for 12 days in December 2009.The shows and movies included JONAS,The Incredibles etc.

The Great Comedy Challenge

This block was the first block of 2010. It included a comedy challenge between many Disney Channel Original Shows like Kya mast hai life season 1,Hannah Montana season 3,Vicky aur Vetaal,JONAS,Wizards of Waverly Place,That's so Raven etc.

The Fully Funny First Day

This was the first day of 2010 as the name suggests.On the First day of 2010 thing like HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 3:SENIOR YEAR,Kya mast hai life Bloopers,Wizards on Deck with Hannah Montana were shown.

OYE SUMMER SUMMER OYE!

This was the biggest ever block organised by disney channel in 2009.It included many shows and movies like Hannah Montana 3,Wizards of Waverly place 2,Sonny with a chance,Suite Life on deck,Shararat,Shaka Laka BOOM BOOM,Son Pari,Karishma Kaa Karishma etc; many new episodes were also shown. NOTE-The Title track of this block as well as the name was inspired from the movie OYE LUCKY LUCKY OYE. The block sub-included many blocks such as OYE SUMMER MORNINGS/MOVIES/WEEKENDS OYE!.

Kya mast hai Disney Channel

This block was shown in July-August 2009. The name was taken from The NEW DCOM Kya mast hai life which became very popular thats why the song was also filmed on The KMHL cast.The block showed new episodes of shows like Hannah Montana,Kya mast hai life,Wizards of Waverly place,Sonny with a chance etc.

NEW YEAR'S CELEBRATION 2009

This block was shown in the las 5 days of yea 2009 and was hosted by The Cast of Kya mast hai life(only Zeeshan,Vir,Zenia,Jango,Ragini.)

SPECIAL HELLO

This was not basically a block but was shwon in the year 2009-2010.In This block the cast of famous shows Greeted Indians for special occasions in Hindi.The cast of Sonny With a Chance greeted India on Diwali and the cast Of Suite Life On Deck greeted India on New Year 2010.

WIZ-TEMBER

This block was shown in Septemer 2009 in reference to the USA's Disney Channel Block WIZ-TOBER.This block showed magical shows such as Wizards of Waverly Place,The Elephant Princess,Shararat etc.

CLUB HSM

This block was shown in ctober 2009 before DHAN-TE-NAN.as the name suggests,it referred to the premiere of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 3:SENIOR YEAR after many special previews and interviews.

Programming

Current Programming[3]

Upcoming

Contests

My School Rocks

Disney Channel channel has also organized a "My School Rocks" contest in which teams from participating schools perform a Hindi version of "Get'cha Head in the Game" from High School Musical. The winning school, St. Xavier's of Mumbai, participated in a music video directed by Saroj Khan. This contest has been closed now. THE CONTEST WAS AGAIN HELD FOR High School Musical 2 and Camp Rock

Disney Princess

It started from 2006 and ended in by the of the same year. It started a Disney Princess competition held in Mumbai by Dia Mirza. The winner of the competition was a Sikh girl named Kashish Gorawari.

See also

References

External links


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