This excerpt taken from the DIS 10-K filed Dec 7, 2005.
Disney Channel. Disney Channel is a cable and satellite television service. Shows developed for initial exhibition on Disney Channel include live-action comedy series such as The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and Thats So Raven; animated programming including American Dragon: Jake Long and The Buzz on Maggie, both produced by Walt Disney Television Animation; and educational preschool series like Higglytown Heroes, JoJos Circus and the upcoming Disneys Little Einsteins for the channels Playhouse Disney programming block, as well as projects for its popular Disney Channel Original Movie franchise. The balance of the programming consists of products acquired from third parties and products from our owned theatrical film and television programming library.
The fall 2005 season on Disney Channel saw the return of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and Thats So Raven with new episodes. Upcoming series premieres include the new live action series Hannah Montana and the new animated series Disneys The Emperors New School, both produced by Disney Channel and set to premiere in early 2006. Many of the childrens live action and animated series produced for the Disney Channel and the Companys other cable properties are also aired during the
Saturday morning childrens daypart, ABC Kids including The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, The Buzz on Maggie, Power Rangers: S.P.D., The Proud Family, Disneys Lilo and Stitch, Thats So Raven, Disneys Kim Possible, and Phil of the Future.
Disney Channel also reaches beyond the United States via its international operations. Programming on these operations consists primarily of the Companys originally produced series and movies, library theatrical films and television programs, products acquired from third parties and locally produced programming. We continue to explore the further development of Disney Channel in other countries around the world.
International Disney Channels and launch dates are set forth in the following table: