What’s New on Disney Channel – August 2018

Maria H. (ndm#130) (2852 Posts)

A Disney blooded, crafty, fun-lovin' wife/mom/organizer/planner, etc who is obsessed with all things Disney 🙂 Maria grew up with the Magic Kingdom and has loved watching WDW evolve into what it is today. A firm believer in the Power of Pixie Dust, she is the owner of The Disney Driven Life - A Community for Neurotic Disney People & a d.i.y. crafty blog, Carousel of Projects - create~inspire~share.


August 2018 Programming Highlights
– All programming subject to change –

Wednesday, August 1
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Big City Greens “Breaking News/Cyberbullies” (10:00 – 10:30 A.M. EDT)  “Breaking News” – When Bill grows a huge watermelon, Cricket invites the local news to see the mega melon. *Raven-Symon (“Raven’s Home”) guest stars as TV reporter, Maria Media. “Cyberbullies” – Cricket stands up to the cyberbullying of three online gamers known as the Cyber Knights.

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Thursday, August 2
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Bizaardvark “No Way, Whoa!” (10:30 – 11:00 A.M. EDT)  Paige and Frankie learn their favorite entertainment show is taping a piece on the Vuuugle Summer House.

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Saturday, August 4
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

DuckTales “The Secret(s) of Castle McDuck!” (9:30 – 10:00 A.M. EDT) On a family trip to Scrooge’s ancestral castle, Dewey tries to hide the truth about his mom as his brothers search for family secrets. *Graham McTavish (“The Hobbit” trilogy) and Ashley Jensen (“Ugly Betty”) guest star as Scrooge’s parents, Fergus and Downey McDuck, respectively.

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Monday, August 6
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Andi Mack “Bought, Lost or Stolen” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EDT)  Andi runs into Walker at an art fair, and he meets Jonah for the first time. Bowie’s relationship with Miranda hits a snag.

TV-G

  • Original Series – Series Premiere on Disney Channel

Bug Juice: My Adventures at Camp “Fables and Tables” (7:30 – 8:00 P.M. EDT)  The campers put on a classic fable playing dogs, hares and grapes. Meanwhile, Alex and Andrew take to the lake to reach their goals.

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Tuesday, August 7
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Bizaardvark “Tree’s Company” (10:30 – 11:00 A.M. EDT)  Amelia wants to spend more time with her little sister Willow, but quickly realizes they have nothing in common. Meanwhile, Frankie tries to convince Bernie she would be the perfect ‘house villain’ for his new channel.

TV-G


Wednesday, August 8
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Big City Greens “Coffee Quest/Phoenix Rises” (10:00 – 10:30 A.M. EDT)  “Coffee Quest” – When Big City faces a coffee bean shortage, Cricket and Gloria’s boss, Ms. Cho, challenges them to retrieve one of a few remaining sacks of coffee. *Paul Scheer (“The League”) returns as Chip Whistler. “Phoenix Rises” – When the Greens’ dog, Phoenix, runs away from home, the family sets out to find her.

TV-Y7


Thursday, August 9
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Bizaardvark “Summer Schooled” (10:30 – 11:00 A.M. EDT) Frankie learns she didn’t pass chemistry and will have to attend summer school.

TV-G

  • Original Series – Season Finale on Disney Channel

Bug Juice: My Adventures at Camp “Best Summer Ever!” (7:30 – 8:00 P.M. EDT)  As summer draws to a close, all of the campers dress up for a fancy banquet before saying their goodbyes and heading back home.

TV-G


Friday, August 10
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Andi Mack “We’re On Cloud Ten” (7:30 – 8:00 P.M. EDT)  Andi and Jonah go on their first date where she learns some sad news. Bex and Celia prepare for the grand opening of their business.

TV-G

  • Disney Channel Original Movie – Premiere on Disney Channel

“Freaky Friday” (8:00 – 9:45 P.M. EST)  Cozi Zuehlsdorff (“Dolphin Tale”) and Heidi Blickenstaff (“The Little Mermaid” and “Something Rotten!” on Broadway, and the stage production of “Freaky Friday”) star in the Disney Channel Original Movie “Freaky Friday,” a music-driven, body-swap comedy about a mother and daughter who, strangely, spend a day in each other’s shoes.

TV-G


Saturday, August 11
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

DuckTales “The Last Crash of the Sunchaser!” (9:30 – 10:00 A.M. EDT) Stuck on a precarious peak, the kids secretly search the plane for the final clue about Della’s mysterious disappearance.

TV-Y7


Monday, August 13
  • Original Series – Season Finale on Disney Channel

Andi Mack “The Cake That Takes The Cake” (8:00 – 8:30 P.M. EDT) Andi and Bex plan a special dinner for Bowie, but unexpected company drops in to crash the party.

TV-G


Saturday, August 18
  • Original Series – One-Hour Season Finale on Disney Channel

DuckTales “The Shadow War!” (9:30 – 10:30 A.M. EDT)  Magica De Spell is close to exacting revenge on Scrooge, so the family races against time to plan a dangerous rescue mission to save Scrooge and the city. *Don Cheadle (“Avengers: Infinity War”) guest stars as Donald Duck’s intelligible voice as a result of an inventive voicebox. Reprising their roles are Lin Manuel-Miranda (Broadway’s “Hamilton) as Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera (aka Gizmoduck), Catherine Tate (“Doctor Who”) as Magica De Spell and Kimiko Glenn (“Orange Is the New Black”) as Lena.

TV-Y7


Saturday, August 25
  • Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Big Hero 6 The Series “Mini-Max” (9:00 – 9:30 A.M. EDT)  Hiro invents a tiny robot, Mini-Max, to supervise and be a sidekick to Fred while the rest of the team is in class. *John Michael Higgins (“Pitch Perfect”) guest stars as Mini-Max and James Cromwell (“The Young Pope”) reprises his role as Professor Callaghan.

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Maria H. (ndm#130)

A Disney blooded, crafty, fun-lovin' wife/mom/organizer/planner, etc who is obsessed with all things Disney :) Maria grew up with the Magic Kingdom and has loved watching WDW evolve into what it is today. A firm believer in the Power of Pixie Dust, she is the owner of The Disney Driven Life - A Community for Neurotic Disney People & a d.i.y. crafty blog, Carousel of Projects - create~inspire~share.

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