The series reboot has become a pop-culture phenomenon and Disney announced the new animated comedy adventure “DuckTales” takes flight with a TV movie and series premiere on August 12th.
“For the raft of “DuckTales” fans around the world, the August 12 movie is commonsensically titled “Woo-oo!.” The September series premiere coincides with the 30th anniversary of the original Emmy Award-winning series. Beginning this year, “DuckTales” and its “Woo-oo!” movie will reach far and wide in 34 languages in 162 countries on Disney XD channels and Disney Channels worldwide,” according to the Disney press release.
Not only did the series get a reboot, but the official “DuckTales” Facebook page also debuted the series opening title and new rendition of the iconic theme song!
“The story unfolds as Donald Duck reluctantly takes Huey, Dewey and Louie to the home of their reclusive great-uncle Scrooge McDuck. Enthralled by their once-legendary great-uncle and the wonder of McDuck Manor, the triplets and Webby learn of long-kept family secrets and unleash totems from Scrooge’s epic past, sending the family on an adventure of a lifetime to the Lost City of Atlantis,” from the press release.
Mark your calendars! Disney is making cartoons great again. The new “DuckTales” tv movie premieres at midnight August 12 on Disney XD!
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