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					July 11, 2011


                David Beckham is Interviewed by Phineas and Ferb in
                Season Premiere of "Take Two with Phineas and Ferb"

       Disney's "Phineas and Ferb" debuted "Perry the Platy-bus On Tour" today in New
York's Times Square before crossing the country as part of Disney Channel's summer of
"Phineas and Ferb." The tour celebrates the top-rated animated series and kicks off the
countdown to the Disney Channel Original Movie, "Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd
Dimension," premiering FRIDAY, AUGUST 5 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel
and SATURDAY, AUGUST 13 (10:00 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney XD. Fans can follow the
bus at www.disneychannel.com/platy-bus. Also leading up to the debut of the movie is
the season premiere of "Take Two with Phineas and Ferb," in which the animated
stepbrothers interview live action guests. Soccer superstar David Beckham guests
SATURDAY, JULY 23 (9:30 a.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. It will also air on Disney
XD (date TBA).

       The Times Square kick-off included hundreds of "Phineas and Ferb" fans, a
musical performance by middle school kids from The New Jersey Repertory Theatre
Glee Club singing "Everything's Better with Perry," dancers and Phineas, Ferb and
Agent P characters. It culminated with the reveal of "Perry the Platy-bus," a 27-foot
Airstream trailer complete with bill, tail and googly eyes inspired by Phineas' and Ferb's
pet platypus, Perry. Scores of fans watched the reveal as it streamed live on Disney
Store’s 2,000 square foot LED digital display in Times Square.

       Joining in the fun were the creators and executive producers of "Phineas and
Ferb," Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy" Marsh, and the cast, Dee Bradley Baker,
Alyson Stoner and Radio Disney's Jake Whetter.

       Fans were invited aboard "Perry the Platy-bus" to play new video games, sing
along with "Perry-oke" and meet Phineas and Ferb. "Perry the Platy-bus On Tour" will
travel from New York to Los Angeles, making stops at landmark sites and fan events,
including San Diego's Comic-Con International (July 21-24), Disney's D23 Expo in
Anaheim (August 19-21) and more.

       (Editors please note: images are available at DisneyChannelMedianet.com

"Take Two with Phineas and Ferb"
Featuring segments approximately two minutes in length and incorporating a new
group of headlining celebrities set in an animated world, the second season will present
additional guests including David Beckham, Howie Mandel, Miss Piggy, Jason Segel,
Shaun White, Ty Pennington, Tom Bergeron, Guy Fieri, Ben Stiller and Larry King.
"Take Two with Phineas and Ferb" features 10 segments and runs on Disney Channel
and Disney XD. Created and executive-produced by Dan Povenmire and Jeff "Swampy"
Marsh, the series is a production of Disney Channel. The voice cast includes Vincent
Martella, Thomas Sangster, Ashley Tisdale, Alyson Stoner and Bobby Gaylor. The short
form series "Take Two with Phineas and Ferb" is a production of Punch Media
Productions in association with Disney Channel.

"Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension
In the animated Disney Channel Original Movie adventure, "Phineas and Ferb: Across
the 2nd Dimension," the boys finally discover that their beloved pet platypus Perry is in
fact a secret agent who battles the forces of evil daily. They join him on a grand
adventure that blasts them to another dimension where a truly evil Dr. Doofenshmirtz
has taken over an alternate Tri-state Area. When they uncover his ploy to travel back
to their dimension to take over their Tri-state Area, the gang, as well as their alter-
egos, must band together to stop him. Meanwhile, Candace is convinced that she will
lose Jeremy before he heads off to college if she doesn't put her childish ways behind

       2011 to date, "Phineas and Ferb" is TV's No. 1 animated series in Prime among
Kids 6-11 (1.5 million/5.9 rating) and Tweens 9-14 (1.1 million/4.5 rating), reaching
more than 110 million unduplicated Total Viewers across the U.S. in the first quarter. In
addition, the series has been TV's No. 1 animated series each year since its launch in
2008 among Tweens 9-14. (Source: NTI, US ratings, most current, 12/27/10-
7/3/11, trackage data with minimum 6 telecasts. Reach: 12/27/10-3/27/11, minimum
6 minutes.)

       Disney Channel is a 24-hour kid-driven, family inclusive television network that
taps into the world of kids and families through original series and movies. It is
currently available on basic cable in over 99 million U.S. homes and to millions of other
viewers on Disney Channels around the world. Disney XD is a basic cable channel and
multi-platform brand for Kids age 6-14, hyper-targeting boys and their quest for
discovery, accomplishment, sports, adventure and humor. In the U.S., Disney XD is
seen on a 24-hour, advertiser supported network that reaches over 77 million
households via its basic cable affiliates. Disney Channel and Disney XD are part of the
Disney/ABC Television Group.

Press Contact:

Jean Yoo, Disney Channel, (818) 955-6728

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