Disney XD (Australia and New Zealand)

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Disney XD
Disney XD - 2015.svg
Launched 10 April 2014[1]
Owned by The Walt Disney Company Australia[1]
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
Slogan The Future Is Now!
Country Australia
Language English
Broadcast area Australia, New Zealand
Sister channel(s) Disney Channel
Disney Junior
Website disneyxd.com.au
Availability
Satellite
Foxtel Channel 708
SKY Network Television Channel 103
Cable
Foxtel Channel 708
Vodafone InHome TV Channel 103
IPTV
Foxtel Play Channel 708

Disney XD is a family subscription television channel, which is aimed at boys aged 6–14, and feature live-action, sports and animation programming. The channel was launched 10 April 2014 on Foxtel.[1]

History[edit]

On 3 February 2014, Australian subscription television provider Foxtel announced it would launch two new family-genre channels over Easter 2014.[2] In late February, it was announced Disney XD would be one of these family channels, scheduled to launch on 10 April 2014.

On 24 December 2014, the channel launched in New Zealand on Sky Television.[3]

Programming[edit]

Current programming[edit]

As of July 2016.[4][5][6]

Future programming[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Knox, David (24 February 2014). "Disney Movies, Disney XD join Foxtel". TV Tonight. Retrieved 24 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Knox, David (3 February 2014). "Programmer's Wrap 2014: Foxtel". TV Tonight. Retrieved 24 February 2014. 
  3. ^ "SKY LAUNCHING DISNEY XD THIS CHRISTMAS" (Press release). Sky Network Television Limited. 24 November 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2015. 
  4. ^ "TV Guide". Foxtel. Archived from the original on 25 June 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "TV Guide". Foxtel. Archived from the original on 25 June 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "TV Guide". Foxtel. Archived from the original on 25 June 2016. Retrieved 24 June 2016. 
  7. ^ Bryn Elise Sandberg (2016-03-04). "Disney XD Orders Pair of Original Animated Series (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2016-07-01. 
  8. ^ Petski, Denise (February 25, 2015). "Disney XD To Reboot 'Ducktales' Animated Series For 2017 Launch". Deadline.com. Retrieved February 25, 2015. 
  9. ^ Posted 8:23 am, February 24, 2015, by Steve Baron (2015-02-24). "New Series 'Future-Worm!' to Air on Disney XD in Fall 2015 | TV By The Numbers by zap2it.com | Page 367132". Tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com. Retrieved 2016-07-01. 
  10. ^ Petski, Denise (2016-06-15). "'Future-Worm!' Gets Premiere Date On Disney XD". Deadline. Retrieved 2016-07-01. 
  11. ^ Petski, Denise (2016-01-29). "Disney XD Orders Sci-Fi Adventure Comedy Series 'MECH-X4'". Deadline. Retrieved 2016-07-01. 
  12. ^ Lewis, Evan. "Comic-Con First Look: As Phineas and Ferb Says Goodbye, a Sneak Peek at The O.W.C.A. Files – TV Insider". Tvinsider.com. Retrieved 2016-07-01.