FANCY NANCY is Disney Junior's #1 Debut in Two Years With Girls 2-5
On July 13, 2018, "Fancy Nancy" opened as Disney Junior's #1 debut in two years among Girls 2-5 (258,000/3.4 rating) - since "Elena of Avalor" on 7/22/16.
The premiere of "Fancy Nancy" stands as TV's #1 telecast of the week, to date, among Girls 2-5.
"Fancy Nancy" ranked #1 in its 11:00 a.m. time period among Girls 2-5 and also won its slot with Kids 2-5 (418,000/2.7 rating), beating "Paw Patrol" on Nickelodeon by 11% (377,000/2.4 rating) and "Wonder Pets"/"Tickety Toc" on Nick Jr. by 410% (82,000/0.5 rating).
Through premiere weekend, "Fancy Nancy" generated 1.1 million total views on YouTube.
Source: The Nielsen Company, National U.S. Live + 3 Day Program Ratings for 7/13/18 and 7/9-7/13/18. Youtube Analytics (May 2018 - current). Total video views on "Fancy Nancy" content on Disney Junior Youtube channel.
"Fancy Nancy" is executive produced and directed by Emmy® Award-nominated Jamie Mitchell (Disney Junior's "Sofia the First") and developed and story edited by Krista Tucker (Disney Junior's "Sheriff Callie's Wild West"). Matthew Tishler serves as songwriter ("Austin & Ally," "Teen Beach 2") and TJ Hill is composer ("Planes: Fire and Rescue"). The series is a production of Disney Television Animation.
About Disney Junior
Disney Junior reflects the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary. It invites mom and dad to join their child in the Disney experience of magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters while incorporating specific learning and development themes designed for kids age 2-7. Disney Junior's series blend Disney's unparalleled storytelling and characters kids love deeply with learning, including early math, language skills, healthy eating and lifestyles, and social skills. In the U.S., Disney Junior is a 24-hour channel and a daily programming block on Disney Channel reaching over 91 million U.S. homes. Globally, there are 36 Disney Junior channels in 27 languages around the world.