The sequel to the Disney's (DIS) - Get Walt Disney Company Report Disney Chanel Original Movie the "Descendants" will premiere simultaneously on five television networks this July, the AP reports.

"Descendants 2" will air July 21 on ABC, the Disney Channel, Lifetime, Freeform and Disney XD, as well on all of the network's apps.

The original, a film about the teenage sons and daughters of some notorious Disney villains, ranked as the fifth most-watched cable TV movie when it came out two years ago.

The enthusiasm for the film is unlike anything they've seen since "High School Musical," Disney executive Gary Marsh said.

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