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Guest Stars Announced For Disney Junior’s Pirate And Princess Summer 2014

June 11, 2014 • By

Disney Junior Pirate And Princess Summer

Disney Junior has announced that actors Ginnifer Goodwin (“Once Upon A Time”), Robert Morse (“Mad Men”), Jo Frost (“Supernanny”) and Ming-Na Wen (“Marvel’s Agents Of SHIELD”) have joined the annual Pirate And Princess Summer programming event!

The “Pirate And Princess Summer” will feature new episodes of “Sofia The First” and “Jake And The Never Land Pirates” alternating on Fridays from July 4 to August 15.

Ginnifer will be on Disney Junior’s “Sofia The First” voicing a kitchen maid who aspires to be an inventor. Ginnifer’s episode will air on July 25, 2014.

Robert will guest star in the August 8, 2014 episode of “Sofia The First.” The actor will voice a retired sorcerer.

Then Jo will appear in “Jake And The Never Land Pirates” on July 18, 2014. She will voice Captain Hook’s childhood nanny.

Also be sure to tune into “Sofia The First” on August 15, 2014 to see Princess Mulan, voiced by Ming-Na Wen, make her debut on “Sofia The First.”

Disney Junior “The Lion King” TV Show “The Lion Guard”

June 10, 2014 • By

Disney Junior The Lion Guard

Disney Junior is planning to release a new animated show titled “The Lion Guard” in November 2015. The show will be based on the popular animated movie “The Lion King.”

The show will be about a lion named Kion, who is the son of Simba and Nala. Here’s what Disney Junior general manager Nancy Kanter said about the show:

It’s kind of like ‘The Lion King’ meets ‘The Avengers.

Disney Junior The Lion King The Lion Guard

The show will be introduced to viewers through an hour-long movie in November 2015, then episodes of the show will start premiering in January 2016.

This sounds like a lot of fun!