via press release:
ZOMBIES, PIRATES AND MONSTERS… OH MY!
DISNEY CHANNEL, DISNEY XD and Disney Junior
CELEBRATE HALLOWEEN THROUGHOUT OCTOBER WITH NEW EPISODES, POPULAR GUEST STARS AND SPECIAL PERFORMANCES
Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior will celebrate the year’s spookiest holiday with all-new Halloween-themed episodes, popular guest stars and special performances beginning FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7. Highlights for kids, teens and families include: “Phineas and Ferb” episode guest stars Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Michael J. Fox and Michael Douglas; “Wizards of Waverly Place – Apartment 13B,” a four-part saga with a new episode each Friday, follows Alex Russo and best friend Harper Finkle as they move into an apartment building with a secret 13th floor; China Anne McClain performs “Calling All The Monsters” on “mutA.N.T. Farm;” popular dance crew Instant Noodles take the stage on “Shake It Up;” David DeLuise and Debbie Reynolds guest star in “Kick Buttowski – Suburban Daredevil;” new Halloween-themed episode of Disney Junior’s #1 series “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” and more.
Beginning FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 and throughout the month of October, fans can celebrate Halloween with an array of online activities and Halloween-themed episodes on DisneyChannel.com, DisneyJunior.com and DisneyXD.com. At DisneyChannel.com/Halloween kids can build their own mazes with Monster Maze Mania and Disney Junior invites parents to upload photos of their children dressed in Halloween costumes to be included in an online costume gallery at DisneyJunior.com/Halloween. The site will also spotlight a “Costume of the Day” and feature a special sneak peek of the “Imagination Movers” Halloween episode beginning Friday, October 21, one week in advance of its linear premiere. Beginning, Friday, October 11 at DisneyXD.com, kids can help the Wasabi Warriors ward off zombies in a new “Kickin’ It” game and on Friday, October 21, a new Halloween version of Kick Buttowski’s Loco Launcho will launch featuring all new levels.
Following are the highlights:
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7:
“mutA.N.T. Farm” – It’s Chyna Parks’ first day in the mutA.N.T. Program, where monsters go to school with normal high school students. China Anne McClain performs “Calling All The Monsters,” in a new episode premiering (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“Halloween Haul” – It’s Halloween in Freshwater and the scene is set for a night of frights and fun! There is only one problem … Jocktopus. To avoid the constant pummeling and candy stealing that Jocktopus brings to the night, the gang takes their trick-or-treating tactics outside of the tanks and into the pet store for an adventure, in a new episode premiering (7:30-8:00 p.m. ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“PHINEAS AND FERB”
“That’s the Spirit!” – It’s Halloween night and the kids encounter a strange boy and his father who are convinced their house is haunted. Meanwhile, Dr. Doofenshmirtz’s disdain for grass causes him to invent a “mind-transfer-inator” enabling him to merge minds with a cow and destroy all the grass in the Tri-State Area. Unfortunately, his plan backfires and he transforms into a scary “were-cow” that wreaks havoc any time there is a full moon. It’s now up to Agent P to stop him and save Danville. Guest starring are Michael Douglas and real-life son Dylan Douglas, as father and son residents of the haunted house.
“The Curse of Candace” – Candace is bitten by a bat after watching a popular vampire movie and worries that she is becoming a vampire. Phineas and Ferb’s latest gadgets lead Candace to believe that she has indeed made the change from teenager to teen vampire. Meanwhile, Dr. Doofenshmirtz plans to change the Tri-State Area into a carbon copy of Gimmelshtump so that it will be easier to take over. Guest starring are Michael J. Fox, Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer as the cast of the teen vampire movie.
“That’s the Spirit!” and “The Curse of Candace” premiere (7:00-7:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE”
“Wizards of Apartment 13B” – Alex and Harper move into an apartment building with a secret 13th floor for wizards and other mythological creatures. Alex believes she’s finally moving from her werewolf ex-boyfriend Mason until she discovers he now lives on the same floor and will stop at nothing to win her back, in a new episode premiering (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“SPECIAL AGENT OSO”
Oso helps a friend make a princess costume in a new episode of Disney Junior’s “Special Agent Oso,” premiering (11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9:
“GOOD LUCK CHARLIE”
“Scary Had A Little Lamb” – When Teddy and Ivy take Charlie trick-or-treating, an annoying neighborhood kid sets up a series of pranks to ruin their night so they decide to even the score, in a new episode premiering (8:00–8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“SHAKE IT UP”
“Beam It Up” –At the Halloween dance, Rocky tries to prove to CeCe that you can’t judge a book by its cover. Meanwhile, Flynn suspects his new neighbor Zane (played by Atticus Shaffer) is an alien, in a new episode premiering (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
Hush Puppy and Footy Scent rap about the perfect candy pants for trick-or-treating in “Candy Pants Rap;” unfortunate trick-or-treaters encounter Rufus on Halloween in “Rufus: Halloween;” and in “Fly Guy (Superhero),” Fly Guy’s upset stomach prevents him from going after Pumpkinface. Musical performance by Platinum selling recording artist Iyaz, featuring Mann, performing the hit song “Pretty Girls,” in a new episode premiering (7:30-8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14:
“JAKE AND THE NEVER LAND PIRATES”
Jake, Izzy and Cubby set out to find the Golden Pumpkin, and Captain Hook dresses up in a disguise to try and trick the crew out of their yummy Halloween treats in a new episode of Disney Junior’s #1 series “Jake and the Never Land Pirates” premiering (8:30-9:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE”
“Ghost Roommate” – After Alex and Harper realize they can no longer afford their utility bills, a search for a new roommate leads them to Lucy, a ghost with a broken heart, in a new episode premiering (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21:
Bungo helps Lance overcome his fear of the jumpy pumpkin in a new episode of Disney Junior’s BAFTA-nominated series “Jungle Junction,” premiering (11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE”
“Get Along, Little Zombie” – After Mr. Laritate stumbles upon the secret 13th floor, he is bitten by Alex and Harper’s zombie neighbor and is transformed into a zombie, in a new episode premiering (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 24
“KICK BUTTOWSKI – SUBURBAN DAREDEVIL”
“Kick or Treat” – Kick vows to trick-or-treat at every house in Mellowbrook, including Mary Van Der Death’s (Debbie Reynolds) creepy mansion. In “Dead Man’s Roller Coaster” – Kick and Gunther find an abandoned amusement park deep in the woods of Mellowbrook and discover that it may be haunted by the ghost of Dead Man Dave (David DeLuise), in a new episode premiering (7:30-8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
“Boo Gi Nights” – The Bobby Wasabi gang is determined to stop the Black Dragons from ruining the mall’s annual Halloween Boo-Stravaganza. Meanwhile, Rudy meets a mysterious woman in a cat costume, in a new episode premiering (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
“PAIR OF KINGS”
“Pair of Clubs” – Boomer opens the teen hotspot of his dreams and hires Brady as his assistant. When Boomer fires him, Brady spitefully opens his own club across the way inside a crypt, which becomes overrun by zombies when he performs a new song, in a new episode premiering (9:00-9:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28:
Warehouse Mouse gets spooked on Halloween when he hears some mysterious clanging noises in the Warehouse. It’s up to the Movers to make sure the Warehouse isn’t haunted before they can head over to Nina’s Halloween party, in a new episode of Disney Junior’s “Imagination Movers,” premiering (11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
“WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE”
“Wizards vs. Everything” – Alex, Justin and Max learn from Professor Crumbs that they must use their wizard powers together to defeat Gorog and the dark side, in a new episode premiering (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.