Disney to launch TV channels in India

Walt Disney will launch two 24-hour channels from December 17 in India. The two channels are named Disney Channel and Toon Disney.

According to Rediff.com:

"Announcing the launch on Wednesday, Rajat Jain, Managing Director, Walt Disney Television International (India), said, "This is a historic moment for Walt Disney. India is a priority market for Walt Disney and we hope to capture the hearts of millions in the country with localised content and high quality programs.""

"...Disney Channel will air 60 celebrated movies a month. The fare will include mega movie hits like Lion King, Tarzan, Beauty and the Beast, etc..."

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