Last year, it was reported that Disney was working on a reboot of its “Mighty Ducks” franchise and now according to Discussing Film, the new series will be coming to Disney+.
ABC Studios are in early development for the series and production is due to begin on location in Vancouver in February 2020.
The series focuses on a 13-year-old boy when he gets kicked off the junior division Mighty Ducks team, his mom decides to start their own team, finding players, a coach, and a place to play. The original film focused on reckless young lawyer Gordon Bombay who after getting arrested for drunk driving, he must coach a kids hockey team for his community service.
Last year, The Hollywood Reporter said that Steven Brill, Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa, George Heller and Brad Petrigala would be acting as executive producer for the series.
What do you think of a new series of The Mighty Ducks?