The news hit in February 2015 about Disney XD making a new DuckTales animated series. Today (December 16, 2016), the cast was announced by the channel, along with a fun video of them singing the rendition of the original DuckTales theme song. The premiere is set for summer 2017! 🙂
Read all about it in the details from Disney XD below:
THE ALL-NEW ‘DUCKTALES‘ LANDS AN ALL-STAR VOICE CAST WITH
DAVID TENNANT, DANNY PUDI, BEN SCHWARTZ, BOBBY MOYNIHAN,
KATE MICUCCI, TOKS OLAGUNDOYE AND BECK BENNETT SET TO STAR IN UPCOMING ANIMATED SERIES ON DISNEY XD
Top-billed actors will bring the beloved characters of McDuck Manor to life in the all-new animated comedy series “DuckTales,” premiering in summer 2017 on Disney XD channels around the world. Leading the quack pack on globe-trotting adventures are David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck; Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz and Bobby Moynihan as the voices of mischief-making Huey, Dewey and Louie, respectively; Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack; Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley; and Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack. The cast was revealed today in a video of the actors singing a rendition of the original “DuckTales” theme song.
Other beloved characters slated to appear are Donald Duck, Flintheart Glomgold, Gyro Gearloose, Duckworth, Gizmoduck, Magica DeSpell, Gladstone Gander, and Ma Beagle and the Beagle Boys.
Based on the Emmy Award-winning series treasured by a generation of viewers, the new “DuckTales” is produced by Disney Television Animation. Annie Award nominee Matt Youngberg (“Ben 10: Omniverse”) is executive producer. The story editor and co-producer is Francisco Angones (Disney XD’s Emmy Award-nominated “Wander Over Yonder”) and the art director is Sean Jimenez (Disney XD’s Annie Award-winning “Gravity Falls”).
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Take a peek at the video:
— Disney XD (@DisneyXD) December 16, 2016
Updated on March 4th: New look at this series: