Commercial broadcasters Eurosport, Nickelodeon/Nicknight, Tele 5 and Disney Channel will remain available via DTT in the Hannover/Braunschweig region in German federal state Lower Saxony.
German viewers can watch the Disney Channel on the go with a new app the children’s and family channel has launched for smartphones and tablets.
Sky and Disney are developing a new premium channel that will screen new and classic movies from the Disney/Pixar studio.
Disney Channel is already making its presence felt in the Russian TV marketplace and could soon even pose a threat to established players such as CTC Media.
Disney Channel is now available in over 100 million households in the EMEA region following its launch today (January 12) in Turkey.
Disney Channel HD will be added to Sky Deutschland’s line-up of HD channels on December 24.
The Walt Disney Company and Russian media company YUTV Holding have signed an agreement to establish a national channel in Russia using the Disney brand.
Disney Channel HD will launch on the Sky platform tomorrow (September 16), adding to the existing Disney XD HD, launched in October 2010, and Disney Cinemagic HD that appeared in December 2008.
Ziggo will start to carry the Disney Channel from September 1. The cabler will also add a branded Disney-on-Demand service.
Disney Channel has secured official permission to distribute its service in Ukraine.