Disney has unveiled plans for a March 23 launch of a new channel, which will replace a familiar channel that is being phased out, Deadline.com reports.
Disney Junior will debut at midnight on March 23, replacing SoapNet, the story reports. Disney Junior, which started as a programming block on Disney Channel, will remain as a block after the network launches, the story says. Disney Junior targets kids 2 to 7 years old.
Additionally, the piece reports that Disney XD will debut a Marvel programming block, Marvel Universe, on April 1. The shows will include "Ultimate Spider-Man" and the return of "The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes," according to the story.