In 2020, Disney announced it would be moving the “The Mysterious Benedict Society” series from Hulu and sending it to Disney+ in 2021.
“The Mysterious Benedict Society,” based on the award-winning and bestselling book series by Trenton Lee Stewart.

What Is “The Mysterious Benedict Society” Plot?

Placed undercover at a boarding school known as The Institute, a group of orphans must foil a nefarious plot with global ramifications while creating a new sort of family along the way.

How Many Episodes Of “The Mysterious Benedict Society” Are There?

There will be 8 episodes of the first season of “The Mysterious Benedict Society”.

When Will “The Mysterious Benedict Society” Be Released On Disney+?

No Disney+ release date has yet been announced for “The Mysterious Benedict Society” other than knowing it will be coming in 2021.

What Time Will “The Mysterious Benedict Society” New Episodes Be Released On Disney+

Disney+ updates on Friday at the following times:

  • Pacific Time: 00:00 AM / Midnight
  • Eastern Time: 03:00 AM
  • UK: 08:00 AM
  • Sydney, Australia – 19:00 PM

Sometimes episodes can arrive a few minutes later as the servers update. The Disney+ frontpage usually updates about an hour later.

Who Is Creating “The Mysterious Benedict Society”

“The Mysterious Benedict Society” is executive produced by Sonar Entertainment, 20th Television, Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Matt Manfredi (writer/creator), Phil Hay (writer/creator), and James Bobin (Director). Showrunners for the series are Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin.  The show is produced by 20th Television.

Writers/creators Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay said the following about show:

“We are so thrilled that Disney+ will be the home for our show. What a great place to be! It’s a beautiful thing to feel as supported and inspired as we have, every step of the way, by our entire team at 20th, Hulu and the Disney family; and we are honored and gratified by the belief in the show this represents. From the moment Jamie and Karen brought us these fantastic books, through our collaboration with Todd, Darren, Tony and our amazing cast and crew, we’ve felt very lucky. Certainly feeling that way today.”

Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer also said the following about the show:

“We’re excited to help bring Trenton Lee Stewart’s wonderful book and Matt and Phil’s exquisite adaption to Disney+. It is the perfect platform for the Mysterious Benedict Society and we can’t wait for the world to see this show.”

Who Is Starring In “The Mysterious Benedict Society”

The show stars Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal (“Bob’s Burgers,” “Last Man On Earth”), Ryan Hurst, MaameYaa Boafo, Gia Sandhu, Seth Carr, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Inscho and Marta Timofeeva.

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