Disney Channel

Broadcast on: DStv
Active from: 25 Sep 2006
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Disney Channel is a Pan-African version of the American broadcaster of the same name, hosted on the DStv satellite platform, which places itself as the children's channel for the whole family, featuring classic cartoons and popular new animated characters.

The core audience is girls 8-14.


DStv: Channel 303
Bouquet: Premium, Compact Plus (since 1 December 2017), Compact (since 1 December 2017)


576i (SDTV, 16:9) - DStv

Latest Updated Shows

Phineas and Ferb

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Channel: Disney Channel, Disney+
Summary: Revolves around two step-brothers and their adventures in their backyard during summer vacation.
Starring: Ashley Tisdale, Richard O'Brien, Dan Povenmire

Disney Cookabout

Genre: Comedy, Food, Game/Quiz Shows, Kids
Channel: SABC2, Disney Channel
Summary: Game show that uses food preparation, cooking and outdoor exploration to showcase local ingredients and a fun-filled approach to healthy eating.
Starring: Kirsten Mohamed, Mthunzi Ntoyi

Latest Articles

Disney's My Magic is Me: renewed! - and now casting for Season 2

14 Nov 2022 | Written by: TVSA Team | From: Casting Calls
The channel is on a talent search, looking to cast kids between 7 and 12 in the new season.

New on TV today: Monday 27 July

27 Jul 2020 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
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New on TV today: Saturday 27 July

27 Jul 2019 | Written by: Shows Editor | From: New Shows and Seasons
The only new show today is the return of the comedic food competition Disney Cookabout on Disney Channel.


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