Disney Channel is associate yank basic cable and video network that is the flagship property of owner, Disney Channels Worldwide, a unit of the Disney–ABC TV cluster, itself a unit of the film maker Media Networks division of The film producer Company. The channel's programming consists of original first-run TV series, theatrically-released and original made-for-cable movies and picks out an alternative third-party scheduling. As a Filmmaker Channel – that erstwhile operated as a premium service – originally marketed its programs towards families, and so at younger youngsters by the late Nineteen Nineties, though its viewers have distributed since the mid-2000s to incorporate older teenagers and grownups.

The Disney movie maker Channel Games were the annual Olympics-based televised games that aired on the Disney Channel from 2006–2008. The Games resulted in 2008, however, had a replacement on twenty 4th June, 2011 referred to as Disney's Friends for modification Games. The 2006 edition of the Games was the primary competition control. The 2006 series began airing within the US on June ten, 2006, beside the thus Hot Summer of 2006. It then later ventilated within the UK on November 3rd, 2006, Australia on Jan five, 2007, in Latin America on Gregorian calendar month, twenty six, 2007, and in Canada on Family on June nineteen, 2007. The Gap and shutting ceremonies didn't feature any concert performances at the 2006 Games; however, each had extra events throughout the ceremonies. The gap ceremony premiered on June nineteen, 2006 and therefore the 1st event was control. The closing Ceremony ventilated on August nineteen, 2006. The highest ten favorite moments from the Games were featured.

The Blue Team was then declared the winner of the games and was awarded with a trophy, whereas the opposite groups were awarded medals for ordinal place and third place. The 2006 Games were recorded in CA and created by 7ATE9 diversion. In 2007 and 2008 the Games were recorded at Disney's Wide World of Sports advanced at film producer World Resort, Florida. The 2007 Games were created by film maker Channel, and 2008 were created by the pitch battle TV and Penn/Bright diversion. A film maker interpreter confirmed on Gregorian calendar month four, 2009 that the film maker Channel Games wouldn't be control therein year, thanks to lack of actor handiness thanks to program motion-picture photography, concert tours, break day and alternative understandings. Instead the network has devoted charity efforts below the Disney's Friends for modification initiative. Also, associate edition in 2010 was unplanned.

Beginning of 2007, the channel began dropping most of its noninheritable programs, and additionally began to include a rotating hour-long blocks of its original series and alternative programs throughout the daytime hours. It additionally affected first-run episodes of its original series on weekends from late afternoon/early evening in prime time.