Disney has announced a premiere date and the new theme song for the upcoming DuckTales reboot that is coming to Disney XD.

DuckTales will premiere on Saturday, August 12th with a one-hour TV movie called “Woo-oo!” and it will air for continuously for the next 24 hours after it premieres.

Then on Saturday, September 23rd, the new series will premiere with two episodes back-to-back, it also coincides with the 30th anniversary of the original DuckTales series from 1987. The new episodes will air at 7 am, 11 am, 2 pm, 5 pm, 8 pm and 10:30 pm EDT/PDT on the 23rd.

Disney also showed off the new theme song for the reboot.

The new family comedy-adventure series will once again take viewers along as Scrooge McDuck, his curious and mischief-making grandnephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, the temperamental Donald Duck and their trusty team, Webby Vanderquack, Launchpad McQuack and Mrs. Beakley, embark on high-flying adventures around the world.

David Tennant will be voicing Scrooge McDuck, Danny Pudi as Huey, Ben Schwartz as Dewey, Bobby Moynihan as Louie, Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack, Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack, Tony Anselmo as Donald Duck and Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley. For recurring guest voices,  Lin-Manuel Miranda will play Gizmoduck (also known as Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera), Allison Janney as Goldie O’Gilt, Margo Martindale as Ma Beagle, Paul F. Tompkins as Gladstone Gander, Kimiko Glenn as Lena, Jim Rash as Gyro Gearloose, Josh Brener as Mark Beaks, Keith Ferguson as Flinheart Glomgold, Eric Bauza as the Beagle Boys and Corey Burton as Ludwig Von Drake.

The show will have a couple of recurring guest voice including,  Lin-Manuel Miranda will play Gizmoduck (also known as Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera), Allison Janney as Goldie O’Gilt, Margo Martindale as Ma Beagle, Paul F. Tompkins as Gladstone Gander, Kimiko Glenn as Lena, Jim Rash as Gyro Gearloose, Josh Brener as Mark Beaks, Keith Ferguson as Flinheart Glomgold, Eric Bauza as the Beagle Boys and Corey Burton as Ludwig Von Drake.

Entertainment Weekly got an exclusive look at some of the new characters. Here’s the new poster for the show.

DUCKTALES – Key Art (Disney XD)
LOUIE, HUEY, SCROOGE MCDUCK, WEBBY VANDERQUACK, DEWEY

To celebrate the new series, Disney will also be releasing an avatar creation app, where you can create your own citizen of Duckberg, the app will release in July. In August, Donald Duck will be coming to Angry Birds. And a whole bunch of comics and books will be released from July onwards into 2018.

Source: Entertainment Weekly via Oh My Disney

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