September 22, 2023

FSM Media

by Dianna Ranere

December 2022 Programming Highlights for Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior

December 2022 Programming Highlights

— All Programming Subject to Change —

Thursday, Dec. 1

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Junior

Puppy Dog Pals “Wrap Party Pups/Fixing Santa’s Sleigh”

(7:00-7:30 p.m. EST)

“Wrap Party Pups” – The pets go on a mission to find Grace’s gift before she needs to swap presents.

“Fixing Santa’s Sleigh” – When Santa’s sleigh breaks down mid-delivery, the pets make it their mission to fix it.

TV-Y

Friday, Dec. 2

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

The Villains of Valley View “How the Villains Stole Christmas”

(8:00-8:30 p.m. EST)

Set in the past, Onyx issues an annual ruin Christmas challenge. The villain family breaks up into two teams to win it all but gets more than they bargained for.

TV-Y7 FV

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

BUNK’D: Learning the Ropes “Hauntin’ Around the Christmas Tree”

(8:30-9:00 p.m. EST)

While planning an over-the-top Christmas bash, Parker encounters several ghostly visitors who teach him the true meaning of the holiday.

TV-G

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Raven’s Home “A Country Cousin Christmas”

(9:00-9:30 p.m. EST)

Alice’s mom Betty Jane pays a surprise visit to the Baxter home for the holidays, but her insistence on celebrating things her way puts a damper on Raven’s Christmas cheer. Meanwhile, Booker, Ivy and Neil help Victor with a charity event at the Chill Grill.

TV-G

Saturday, Dec. 3

Original Series – Extended Length Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

Big City Greens “Virtually Christmas”

(9:00-9:30 a.m. EST)

When Cricket gets snowed in at the Remingtons’ on Christmas Eve, he attempts to recreate his family’s Christmas Eve traditions in a virtual reality video game.

*Alfonso Ribeiro (“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”) guest stars as a virtual reality video game character, Mr. Extras.

TV-PG

Tuesday, Dec. 6

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel

The Mysterious Benedict Society “A Two-Way Street”

(7:00-7:40 p.m. EST)

Freshly arrived at a haven from Number Two’s past, The Society bands together to stave off disaster.

TV-PG

Friday, Dec. 9

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior

Marvel’s Spidey and his Amazing Friends “An Egg-cellent Adventure/The Hangout Headache”

(8:30-9:00 a.m. EST on Disney Channel/12:30-1:00 p.m. EST on Disney Junior)

“An Egg-cellent Adventure” – When Black Cat steals a sparkly egg from the zoo, Team Spidey must save it before it hatches.

“The Hangout Headache” – When Spidey offers to let Hulk hang out in WEB-Quarters, it quickly turns into a disaster.

TV-Y

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior

Firebuds “Call of the Siren/Jamal’s Jam”

(10:30-11:00 a.m. EST on Disney Channel/7:00-7:30 p.m. EST on Disney Junior)

“Call of the Siren” – When Axl uses her siren to part traffic for non-emergencies, she struggles to get the other cars on the road to trust her judgment.

*Oscar Nuñez (“The Office”) recurs as food truck Chef Fernando.

“Jamal’s Jam” – Jayden joins his dad at work.

*Brandon Victor Dixon (Broadway’s “Shuffle Along”) recurs as Jayden’s dad, Jamal.

TV-Y

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior

Mickey Mouse Funhouse “Clarabelle’s Pie Day/Minnie’s New Puppy”

(11:00-11:30 a.m. EST on Disney Channel/11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST on Disney Junior)

“Clarabelle’s Pie Day” – Clarabelle is overwhelmed by the things she needs to do during Pie Day.

“Minnie’s New Puppy” – Minnie adopts a new puppy and isn’t prepared to train her.

TV-Y

Friday, Dec. 16

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior

Marvel’s Spidey and his Amazing Friends “Follow That Sea Monster!/It’s Bad to be Gooed”

(8:30-9:00 a.m. EST on Disney Channel/12:30-1:00 p.m. EST on Disney Junior)

“Follow that Sea Monster!” – The Spidey Team and Reptil investigate rumors of a sea monster.

“It’s Bad to be Gooed” – Team Spidey finds out that Green Goblin converted the dam to pump out polluting goo.

TV-Y

Original Series – Episode Premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior

Firebuds “Bayani Cookout/Rest of the Best”

(10:30-11:00 a.m. EST on Disney Channel/7:00-7:30 p.m. EST on Disney Junior)

“Bayani Cookout” – Bo discovers he has more in common with Grandpa Lolo Ben than he thought.

*JB Tadena (“Kung Fu”) guest stars as Bo’s Grandpa, Lolo Ben.

“Rest of the Best” – After staying up all night, Bo and Flash botch an attempt to rescue Coach D.

*Pamela Adlon (“Better Things”) guest stars as the Firebuds’ school principal, Principal Kagan.

TV-Y