(February 1, 2016 - Toronto, Canada) Hit preschool superhero series PJ Masks (26 x 22) will premiere Sundays with back-to-back new episodes starting Sunday, February 7 at 11:05 a.m. ET/PT on Disney Junior. The innovative CGI animated series, debuted this fall on Disney Junior in the U.S. to soaring ratings.
Based on French author Romuald Racioppo’s imaginative and striking picture book series “Les Pyjamasques,” the new television series follows the thrilling night time adventures of three 6-year-old friends, Connor, Amaya and Greg, who transform into their dynamic superhero alter egos, Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, when they put on their pyjamas at night and activate their animal amulets. Together, they embark on action-packed capers, solving mysteries and learning valuable lessons along the way.
PJ Masks is produced by eOne and Frog Box, in collaboration with the award-winning French animation studio TeamTO, and with Disney Junior in the U.S. and France 5.
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About Disney Junior (Canada)
Disney Junior (Canada) is available in English to subscribers across Canada. Disney Junior brings the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary, to life on the screen and offers audiences magical, musical and heartfelt stories that incorporate learning and development themes designed for kids aged 2-7. The channel is available in Canada through a license agreement between Canadian-based integrated media and content company Corus Entertainment Inc. and Disney/ABC Television Group. For more information, please visit www.disneyjunior.ca and corusent.com.
About Entertainment One
Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a leading international entertainment company that specializes in the acquisition, production and distribution of film and television content.  The company’s comprehensive network extends around the globe including Canada, the U.S., the UK, Ireland, Spain, Benelux, France, Germany, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.  Through established Film and Television divisions, the company provides extensive expertise in film distribution, television and music production, family programming, merchandising and licensing, and digital content. Its current rights library is exploited across all media formats and includes more than 40,000 film and television titles, 4,500 hours of television programming and 45,000 music tracks.
For more information on Disney Junior (Canada), please contact:
Catrina Jaricot
Corus Entertainment
Netta Rondinelli
Corus Entertainment