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Disney Channel is an American basic cable and satellite television network, owned by the Disney-ABC Television Group division of The Walt Disney Company, and headquartered in Burbank, California. It is under the direction of Disney-ABC Television Group President Anne Sweeney. Disney Channel International Networks, currently run by President Carolina Lightcap, is a group of more than 90 entertainment channels and/or channel feeds for children and families available in over 160 countries and 30 languages. The platform brands are Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior, Disney Cinemagic, Hungama TV and Radio Disney.
The channel specializes in television program for children through original children's television series and movies, as well as third-party programming. It is marketed mostly toward young children, with the exception of their weekend primetime block that is aimed at pre-teens and teenagers ages 9–14, and the Disney Junior programming block aimed towards children ages 2–5. In recent years, the diversity of viewers has increased with an older audience, typically teenagers, young adults and young families.
Since November 19, 2010, the channel is offered with an alternate Spanish-language audio feed, either via a separate channel as part of a Spanish-language network package sold by cable and satellite providers or via a separate audio track with the SAP option, depending on the system.
Wander Over Yonder was originally broadcast as a preview on August 16, 2013, on Disney Channel, and its regular airing started on September 13, 2013.
The first episode, "The Picnic", garnered a total of 2.8 million viewers when aired as a preview on August 16, 2013, the premiere episodes "The Greatest" and "The Egg" garnered a total of 3.1 million viewers. (Making them the most viewed Wander Over Yonder episodes)
But then on March 31, 2014, Wander Over Yonder officially moved to Disney XD. From July 11, 2014 onward, Wander Over Yonder only aired new episodes on Disney Channel as part of "Disney XD on Disney Channel" Friday night.
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