2001 (short-lived) 2001-2002 2002-May 2009 May-June 30, 2009 2009-2011
2001 (short-lived) 2001-2002 2002-May 2009 May-June 30, 2009 2009-2011
2011-2016 2016-2017 2017-2021 2021-present
2011-2016 2016-2017 2017-2021 2021-present

Sidney's Awesome Cool Channel Ever

2001 (short-lived)

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after Sidney's mother granted a 10 year franchise, 9 year old Australian-Filipino Sidney Davis launched her own channel on her mother's franchise which is called "Sidney's Awesome Cool Channel Ever", airing pirated movies and TV series, airing under channel 65 and its callsign was "DWBG-TV".

on November 21, 2001, during illegal airing of Spirited Away (at that time, airing in original language in English subtitles) at exactly 6:19am, NTC and police raided Sidney's house to shut down SACCE and arrest Sidney's mom for owning franchise that allows illegal TV operation, therefore the franchise was revoked and force Sidney to move to orphanage in USA, many fans of this channel condemned over shutdown of SACCE, forcing them to subscribe to cable operators (like SkyCable and Cablelink) to watch movies legally.

Its last image after unexpectedly stopped airing of Spirited Away (last image of that movie was one of the scenes from the Train scene) was still image of "SACCE" logo (except the only color is white) against black background with added "Forever" text in scripted font and a text "SACCE shuts down permanently as NTC and QCPD shuts down her cool channel, forcing her mom to be arrested for giving her such cool channel, what happened, the owner of channel will be orphanized and moved to a orphanage in USA, this is DWBG-TV now signing off", after 30 minutes, the channel went static.

AXN (simulcast of same cable channel)


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A day after SACCE shutdown, AXN Asia simulcast takes over DWBG-TV after Sony deal with Philippine government.

EBS (first era)

2002-May 2009

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in 2002, Disney-ABC launched Entertainment Broadcasting Station ("EBS" for short) in DWBG slot.

in 2003, EBS began to expand with 20 O&O stations and 4 affiliate stations.

May-June 30, 2009

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On 1 June 2009, EBS renamed their main channel EBS One to coincide with the launch of their new digital channel EBS Two (now EBS Viceland).


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EBS (second era)


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On 4 July 2016, EBS One was rebranded back to EBS due to EBS 2 renaming to EBS Viceland.


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in 2019, "Entertainment Broadcasting Station" was renamed to "English Broadcasting Station" to attract younger viewers.

Star EBS


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in January 19, 2021, Disney announced to rename EBS to Star EBS (for full name, "Star English Broadcasting Station") along with their sister channels to match Star rebrand on March 1, 2021.

in March 1, 2021, EBS was officially rebranded to Star EBS.

during Good Morning Philippines, Nick Stefan and Ella Cruz putted the star from the Star EBS logo between "T" and "R" during the rebrand.

at the same day, Star EBS starts adding Glitch Productions shows (including Meta Runner and SMG4).

VTE Disney Networks Philippines
Television channels in the Philippines:

Star EBS (HD) | Star Viceland 1 | Star Food | Star Movies | Star Kids | Star Glitch 2 | Star Sports | Star Violet | Star Life | Star EBS News (TV channel) 3 | Star School 4
Digital channels (most of these channels are handled to cable companies by Omnicontent Management Inc.):
Disney Channel | Disney Junior | Disney in Tagalog | Disney Cinema | Fox | Fox Life | Fox Crime | Fox Movies | Fox Action Movies | Fox Family Movies | Fox Sports | Fox Sports 2 | Fox Sports 3 | Fox Animation | Fox Comedy | FX | National Geographic | National Geographic Wild | Nat Geo People | Star Chinese Channel | Star Chinese Movies | Utsav Plus | Utsav Gold | Utsav Bharat | Utsav Tayo | ABP News 5 | Channel V | Binge

The Box Plus Network (Philippines)6:
The Box | Box Hits | Box Upfront | Box Africa | Box Pinoy

Television channels in Taugaran:
Star EBS Taugaran | Star Viceland Taugaran

Regional stations:
DWBG-TV Manila | DYBG-TV Cebu City | DXBG-TV Davao City | DZBG-TV Baguio City

Metro Manila:
DWBG-FM (Radio Star 96.7) | DZBG-AM (Radio Star News 617)

DYBG-FM (Radio Star Cebu 100.7) | DYBG-AM (Radio Star News Cebu 991) | DXBG-FM (Radio Star Davao 94.3) | DXBG-AM (Radio Star News Davao 727) | DZPC-FM (Radio Star Baguio 88.7) | DZPC-AM (Radio Star News Baguio 942)

Disney+ | Star EBS Games | Star EBS Artist Center | Star EBS News (Good Morning Philippines | Star EBS News at 12 | Star EBS News at 6 | The Late News)

Channel [V] Philippines 7 | EBS World News Channel | EBS Essential | Nat Geo Music | Fox Retro | Toon Disney 8 | Fox Filipino 7 | EBS Now | Disney XD | MixMusic 9

Fox Networks Philippines

The Walt Disney Company

1 Co-owned with Vice Media.
2 Co-owned with Glitch Productions.
3 Co-owned with TMK Corp..
4 Co-owned with DepEd Philippines.
5 Distribution only.
6 Co-owned with Channel 4 Television Corporation.
7 Co-owned with GMA Network.
8 Co-owned with FBN Corporation.
9 Sold to U46 ltd..

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