Disney Junior

television station in United States

Disney Junior, known as Disney Junior, The Channel, is an American digital cable and satellite television network. It is part of The Walt Disney Company. It is for children between three and ten years old. It shows first-run children's television shows, movies and made-for-DVD movies. It follows Playhouse Disney, which aired from April 6, 1997 to February 13, 2011.

Disney Junior
LaunchedFebruary 14, 2011; 9 years ago (2011-02-14)
(as a programming block on Disney Channel)
March 23, 2012; 8 years ago (2012-03-23)
(as a television channel)
Owned byDisney Channels Worldwide
(Disney–ABC Television Group)
Picture format720p (HDTV)
480i (SDTV)
SloganWhere the Magic Begins
CountryUnited States
Spanish (via SAP audio track)
Broadcast areaNationwide
HeadquartersBurbank, California
Sister channel(s)
DirecTV289 (HD/SD)
Dish Network168 (SD)
C-BandAMC 11 – Channel 44 (4DTV Digital)
AMC 18 – Channel 12 (H2H 4DTV)
Available on most U.S. cable systemsConsult your local cable provider for channel availability
Verizon FiOS260 (SD)
760 (HD)
AT&T U-verse306 (SD)
1306 (HD)
Google Fiber429 (HD/SD)
Streaming media
Sling TVInternet Protocol television
DirecTV NowInternet Protocol television
PlayStation VueInternet Protocol television
Hulu Live TVInternet Protocol television


The name Disney Junior is also used for a morning and early afternoon program seen on the Disney Channel, branded as "Disney Junior on Disney Channel".

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