Disney has announced details on a new animated series “Mickey Mouse Funhouse”.
Premiering Friday 20th August with a simulcast on Disney Channel and Disney Junior (8:00 a.m. EDT/PDT), “Mickey Mouse Funhouse” continues the Disney Junior legacy of highlighting Disney’s #1 star, Mickey Mouse, and his pals for the preschool audience.
This new series will be available in DisneyNOW on their respective premiere dates and will begin streaming on Disney+ shortly thereafter. Launch platforms will vary in international territories.
The series introduces a new character, Funny, an enchanted talking playhouse voiced by Harvey Guillén (“What We Do in the Shadows”), who takes them on adventures to unique lands that inspire the imagination, introducing a whole new generation to the captivating world of these beloved characters.
The series guest cast includes Jenifer Lewis (ABC’s “black-ish”) and GRAMMY Award nominee Mickey Guyton.
“Mickey Mouse Funhouse” debuts with a primetime special “Mickey the Brave!” on Friday 16th July, on Disney Junior (7:30 p.m. EDT/PDT), followed by the series premiere Friday 20th August, on both Disney Channel and Disney Junior (8:00 a.m. EDT/PDT). With the special being added on Disney+ in the US on Friday 23rd July.
Phil Weinstein is executive producer and supervising director, Thomas Hart is co-executive producer and supervising story editor, and Mark Drop is story editor—all from the Emmy-nominated “Mickey and the Roadster Racers.” Emmy Award winner Alan Bodner (“Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure”) serves as art director, and Steve Walby (“Mickey Mouse Mixed-Up Adventures”) is producer. Beau Black (“The Lion Guard”) is the series composer and co-writes the original songs with Loren Hoskins (“Jake and the Never Land Pirates”). The series is a production of Disney Television Animation.
Are you looking forward to this new Mickey Mouse series?