Merging the two popular Disney XD series ‘Lab Rats’ and ‘Mighty Med,’ bionics meet superpowers to form one incredible team when ‘Lab Rats: Elite Force’ premieres on Disney XD on Wednesday, March 2 at 8:30 pm ET/PT.
‘Lab Rats: Elite Force’ is set in a bustling metropolis after the Mighty Med hospital is destroyed by a band of unknown super-villains. After Adam and Leo volunteer to oversee the students at Davenport’s Bionic Academy, Kaz, Oliver and Skylar join forces with Chase and Bree to form a powerful elite force that combines bionic heroes and superheroes. Together, they vow to track down the villains and keep the world safe. Booboo Stewart and Ryan Potter guest star as teenage shapeshifters Roman and Riker, respectively.
Disney XD has ordered ‘MECH-X4,’ a new live-action sci-fi adventure comedy series centered on a heroic team of four teenage boys who take on the responsibility of controlling a giant robot in order to protect their city from danger. Production is currently underway in Vancouver for a scheduled fall 2016 premiere on Disney XD. The series stars newcomer Nathaniel James Potvin as Ryan Walker, a freshman at Bay City High who has technopathy – the extraordinary ability to control technology with his mind. His talent mysteriously awakens MECH-X4, a giant 120-foot robot built by an elusive genius-in-hiding to defend their town against impending doom. Ryan recruits his two best friends and his older brother to help him operate MECH-X4. When monsters suddenly begin to descend upon their city, the four must quickly learn to work as a team in order to pilot the robot that is their only hope of saving their town, and ultimately the world, from mass destruction. Also starring are Kamran Lucas as Ryan’s genius friend Harris and Pearce Joza as his quirky friend Spyder. Raymond Cham stars as Ryan’s older brother Mark.The series was created by executive producer Steve Marmel. Anupam Nigam also serves as executive producer alongside co-executive producer and director Zach Lipovsky. ‘MECH-X4’ is a production of Bay City Productions, Ltd., a subsidiary of Omnifilm Entertainment, Ltd.
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ABC and the Disneyland Resort have released additional details for the upcoming Disneyland 60th Anniversary special, ‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60,’ with Master of Ceremonies Derek Hough, airing Sunday, February 21 at 8:00 pm ET/PT on the ABC Television Network. The new information both confirms earlier reports by Stitch Kingdom as well as new details regarding performances, which are detailed below:
- Elton John will perform ‘The Circle of Life’ from The Lion King as well as debut his new song, ‘Wonderful Crazy Night’
Acclaimed actor Harrison Ford, who portrays Han Solo in the Star Wars film franchise, gives viewers an exclusive preview of Star Wars-themed lands being developed at Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. New details of the ambitious plans to bring Star Wars to life at both resorts will be revealed during ‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60,’ with Master of Ceremonies Derek Hough, airing Sunday, February 21 at 8:00 pm ET/PT on the ABC Television Network.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic, conducted by music and artistic director Gustavo Dudamel, will join the celebration performing The Sorcerer’s Apprentice from Walt Disney’s acclaimed animated film Fantasia.
ABC and the Disneyland Resort have released several photos from performances recently recorded for the upcoming two-hour special ‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60,’ premiering Sunday, February 21 on the ABC television network at 8:00 pm ET/PT. Performances pre-recorded for the event include those by Elton John, Pentatonix and ‘Dancing with the Stars’ professional dancers Derek Hough and Witney Carson, which you can find in our photo gallery embedded below.
Disney today announced the television premiere of the first on-air special of its original new tween property ‘Star Darlings’ to premiere on Disney Channel at 8:00 pm ET/PT on Friday, January 29. The television special will extend the stories from the popular Star Darlings book series from Disney Publishing Worldwide that feature 12 unique girls who encourage tweens to celebrate their individuality, make positive choices, and show that they can make any wish a reality.
Disney Channel has announced that its new sitcom, ‘Stuck in the Middle’ will premiere with a preview episode on February 14 2016 on Disney Channel at 8:45 pm ET/PT, following the network debut of Frozen as well as the WATCH Disney Channel app and WATCHDisneyChannel.com. It will begin airing in its regular time slot on Friday, March 11 at 9:00 pm ET/PT.
Confirming various earlier reports by Stitch Kingdom, Disney Channel today announced that Olaf from Disney’s Frozen will appear on an episode of ‘Sofia the First,’ debuting on Disney Channel at 11:30 am ET/PT and Disney Junior at 7:00 pm ET/PT on Monday, February 15. The episode will be available on the WATCH Disney Junior app beginning Monday, February 8.
Josh Gad is the voice of Olaf in the story titled ‘The Secret Library: Olaf and the Tale of Miss Nettle,’ the second episode of a four-part story arc. Megan Mullally returns as the voice of Miss Nettle, a role for which she received an Emmy Award nomination earlier this year. Eric Stonestreet and Hugh Bonneville recur as Sofia’s flying horse Minimus and the Narrator, respectively.
Later this year, Princess Elena of Avalor, the first Disney princess inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore, will make her debut in a special episode of Disney Junior’s hit series “Sofia the First,” followed shortly thereafter by the launch of the animated series “Elena of Avalor.” As previously announced, the series will follow Elena (voiced by Aimee Carrero of Freeform’s “Young & Hungry”), a 16-year-old ascendant to the throne of the fairytale kingdom of Avalor.