Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior Announce Star-Filled Line-Up for Disney's D23 Expo

  Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior Announce Star-Filled Line-Up for
  Disney's D23 Expo

Fans Invited to Meet the Stars of "Teen Beach Movie," "Shake It Up," "Jessie,"
  "Phineas and Ferb," Marvel Universe, "Gravity Falls," "Good Luck Charlie,"
     "A.N.T. Farm," "Kickin' It," "Dog With A Blog," "Lab Rats," "Crash &
                     Bernstein" and "Wander Over Yonder"

  Musical Performances by Bridgit Mendler and R5 featuring Ross Lynch, plus
              "Teen Beach Movie" 'Surf Crazy' Fan Dance Saturday

 Popular Characters Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, Jake, and All-New Mickey
                    Mouse Cartoon Shorts Screening Sunday

D23 Expo 2013

Business Wire

BURBANK, Calif. -- June 14, 2013

An unforgettable experience awaits kids, tweens and families who can meet
their favorite stars from Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior,
experience live performances, get autographs and rock out to Radio Disney
tunes over three fun-filled days, FRIDAY, AUGUST 9–SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, at the
ultimate event for Disney fans, Disney’s D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention
Center in Anaheim, California. The schedule includes musical performances by
certified gold Hollywood Records recording artist Bridgit Mendler (Disney
Channel's "Good Luck Charlie") and Hollywood Records' pop-rock sensation R5
featuring Ross Lynch (Disney Channel's "Teen Beach Movie" and "Austin &
Ally"), a 'Surf Crazy' fan dance with stars from the Disney Channel Original
Movie "Teen Beach Movie," a special screening of never-before-seen Mickey
Mouse cartoon shorts and more.

Stars from the Disney Channel Original Movie "Teen Beach Movie" will appear at
the D23 Expo (Photo: ...

Stars from the Disney Channel Original Movie "Teen Beach Movie" will appear at
the D23 Expo (Photo: Business Wire)

(Editors please note: Media credential request forms are available via
D23medianet.com; photos are available at this site and at

On FRIDAY, AUGUST 9, in celebration of "Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel," a
special-one hour telecast featuring an epic teaming of characters from two
hugely popular Disney and Marvel franchises, fans can meet the stars and
characters including Phineas, Ferb, Agent P, Spider-Man and Iron Man. The
unforgettable special premieres this summer on Disney Channel.

On SATURDAY, AUGUST 10, bikers and surfers unite on the dance floor of the
Disney Channel booth for the ultimate beach ball bouncing, high-spirited ‘Surf
Crazy’ fan dance with stars from Disney's “Teen Beach Movie,” an exuberant
song, sand and surf fest, premiering July 19 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney

On SUNDAY, AUGUST 11 in the Disney Channel booth, Disney Junior fans of all
ages are invited to meet beloved characters from top-rated preschool series
"Sofia the First," "Doc McStuffins" and "Jake and the Never Land Pirates," and
enjoy a special sneak-peek screening of new Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts in
Stage 28.

Popular radio personalities from Radio Disney, the 24-hour contemporary hits
radio network and the only radio broadcaster for kids and families, will join
in the fun every day, along with the Radio Disney Road Crew, for interactive
entertainment, fun prizes and the hottest music from kids' favorite artists.

Following is the schedule of stars making special appearances and signing
autographs in Disney Channels' booth:

Friday, August 9    

                      "Phineas and Ferb" creators/executive producers and
10:00-11:30 am        stars Dan Povenmire and Swampy Marsh, plus stars Vincent
                      Martella and Alyson Stoner, with character appearances
                      by Agent P, Phineas and Ferb

11:30 – 1:00 pm       Marvel Universe stars, plus character appearances by
                      Spider-Man and Iron Man

1:00 – 2:30 pm        "Crash & Bernstein," stars Cole Jensen, Tim Lagasse,
                      Landry Bender, Aaron R. Landon, plus Crash appearance

2:30 – 3:30 pm        "Gravity Falls" stars

3:30 – 4:30 pm        "Lab Rats" stars Tyrel Jackson Williams, Billy Unger and
                      Spencer Boldman

4:30 –5:30 pm         "A.N.T. Farm" stars Jake Short, Sierra McCormick,
                      Stefanie Scott and Aedin Mincks

6:00 – 7:00 pm        "Shake It Up" stars Zendaya, Roshon Fegan and Adam

Saturday, August 10

10:00 – 11:00 am      "Dog With A Blog" stars G Hannelius, Blake Michael,
                      Francesca Capaldi and Beth Littleford

12:30 – 1:30 pm       "Kickin' It" stars Jason Earles, Leo Howard, Olivia Holt
                      and Dylan Riley Snyder

1:30 – 2:30 pm        "Jessie" stars Skai Jackson and Cameron Boyce

                      "Good Luck Charlie" stars Bridgit Mendler, Jason Dolley,
2:30 – 4:30 pm        Bradley Steven Perry and Leigh-Allyn Baker, plus a
                      performance by actress and Hollywood Records recording
                      artist Bridgit Mendler

4:30 – 5:00 pm        Performance by Hollywood Records' R5 band

                      "Teen Beach Movie" stars Ross Lynch, Grace Phipps,
5:00 – 7:00 pm        Garrett Clayton, John Deluca, Chrissie Fit, Jordan
                      Fisher and Mollee Gray, plus 'Surf Crazy' fan dance

Sunday, August 11

10:00 – 12:00 noon    "Sofia the First," "Doc McStuffins" and "Jake and the
                      Never Land Pirates" character appearances

12:00 – 1:00 pm       "Sofia the First" star Wayne Brady, plus Sofia

1:00 – 2:00 pm        Mickey Mouse cartoon shorts screening (stage 28)

                      "Wander Over Yonder" stars Jack McBrayer and April
2:30 – 3:30 pm        Winchell, plus creator/executive producer Craig

                      *Schedule is subject to change.

Tickets to the D23 Expo are available at http://www.D23Expo.com. Admission
includes access to all experiences and entertainment at the D23 Expo,
including the Disney Legends Ceremony, and can be purchased for single days or
for the full three days of festivities. Admission is $47 for a one-day adult
ticket and $37 for children 3-12.Three-day passes are $136 for adults and
$106 for children. Members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club will receive a
discount for up to four admissions, as well as early entry to each day of the
D23 Expo for themselves and their guests.

About Disney Channels Worldwide
Disney Channels Worldwide is a portfolio of 100 kid-driven, family inclusive
entertainment channels and/or channel feeds available in 169 countries in 34
languages, spanning Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior, Disney
Cinemagic, Hungama and Radio Disney brands. Through cable, satellite and
digital terrestrial television channels and a strategic partnership with
Disney-ABC-ESPN Television for the third-party distribution of Disney-branded
kids’ programming across the globe, Disney Channels Worldwide reaches hundreds
of millions of viewers. Disney Channel properties continue to rapidly expand
into new markets across the world, playing a key role in introducing the
Disney brand to new consumers.

About D23 Expo 2013
The D23 Expo—The Ultimate Disney Fan Event—brings the entire world of Disney
under one roof, providing attendees with unprecedented access to Disney films,
television and theme parks.For the latest D23 Expo 2013 news, visit
www.D23Expo.com. To be part of the D23 Expo conversation, make sure to follow
@DisneyD23 and tag your tweets with #D23Expo.

About D23
The name “D23” pays homage to the exciting journey that began in 1923 when
Walt Disney opened his fledgling studio in Hollywood.D23 is the first
official club for fans in Disney’s nearly 90-year history.D23 gives its
members a greater connection to the entire world of Disney by placing them in
the middle of the magic through its quarterly publication Disney twenty-three;
a rich website at D23.com; member-exclusive discounts and special events for
D23 Members throughout the year, highlighted by the D23 Expo in Anaheim,
California, August 9–11, 2013.

Fans can join D23 at www.D23.com and at www.DisneyStore.com/D23. To keep up
with all the latest D23 news and events, follow us @DisneyD23 on Twitter,
Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.

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Disney Channel Media Contacts:
Rita Cooper Lee, 818-973–4079
Brenda Kelly Grant, 818-569-7843
Mimi Fong, 818-569-7884
Dana Green, 818-955-7446
The Walt Disney Company / D23 Contact:
Lisa Scalzo, 818-560-3117
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