“Pixie Hollow Games” Animated Special to Debut on Disney Channel November 19

Pixie Hollow Games, a new animated special featuring the voices of Disney Channel stars Brenda Song (The Suite Life on Deck), Jason Dolley (Good Luck Charlie), Tiffany Thornton (So Random!) and Zendaya (Shake It Up) will premiere Saturday, November 19 (7:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. Part of the hugely successful Disney Fairies franchise, the adventure-filled story follows spirited newcomer Chloe as she, along with Tinker Bell and the fairies, and sparrow men of Pixie Hollow, gather for the legendary Pixie Hollow Games, a tournament-style sporting event where Chloe is determined to inspire her trailing team to believe in themselves and bring home the championship.

Multi-talented actress and singer, Zendaya, from Disney Channel’s hit series Shake It Up, performs the animated special’s theme song “Dig Down Deeper,” which will premiere during the Radio Disney Top 30 Countdown on Saturday, October 29 and will be available as a digital single on iTunes beginning Tuesday, November 8. Disney Channel will present the world premiere for the music video on Saturday, November 5. The music video is directed by Brandon Dickerson (director of Lemonade Mouth cast’s, Somebody and Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam cast’s, “It’s On” music videos) and choreographed by Rosero McCoy (Shake It Up, Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam).

Beginning Saturday November 5, Disney Channel will present a classic Tinker Bell movie every Saturday night at 5:30 p.m., ET/PT for three weeks leading up to the premiere Pixie Hollow Games. The movies include Tinker Bell, Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure and Tinker Bell the Great Fairy Rescue.

Pixie Hollow Games stars the voices of Mae Whitman (Tinker Bell) as Tinker Bell; Raven-Symoné (State of Georgia) as Iridessa; Lucy Liu (Kung Fu Panda) as Silvermist; Megan Hilty (Broadway’s 9 to 5 The Musical) as Rosetta; Brenda Song (The Suite Life on Deck) as Chloe; Jason Dolley (Good Luck Charlie) as Rumble; Tiffany Thornton (So Random!) as Glimmer and Zendaya (Shake It Up) as Fern. Also starring are Daniel Curtis Lee as Starter Sparrowman; Pamela Adlon as Vidia; Angela Bartys as Fawn; Jane Horrocks as Fairy Mary; Jeff Bennett as Clank and Fairy Gary; Rob Paulsen as Bobble; Kari Wahlgren as Ivy; Jessica DiCicco as Lilac; Jesse McCartney as Terence; and Anjelica Huston as Queen Clarion.

The television special was directed by Bradley Raymond (Tinker Bell, Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue) and produced by Helen Kalafatic (Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue). John Lasseter (chief creative officer, Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios) serves as executive producer. The story for the movie was written by Bradley Raymond and Jeff Howard, with a screenplay by Jeff Howard. Pixie Hollow Games is a production of DisneyToon Studios.

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