Disney + has set a release date for The mighty ducks: game changers with a new uploaded advance. Serving as the sequel to the 1990s film trilogy, the 10-episode series even brings Emilio Estévez back to reprise his role as trainer Gordon Bombay. As Disney + revealed on Thursday, the series’ release date has been set for March 26. You can check out the new trailer below.
With Emilio Estevez, The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers starring Lauren Graham and Brady Noon as Alex and Evan, a mother and son hoping to form their own hockey team after Evan failed to make the Mighty youth hockey team. Ducks. To compete with the Ducks, they turn to Gordon Bombay, the team’s original coach. And just like the original, the new team will consist of a group of homeless with dreams of youth hockey success with the rest of the cast including Maxwell Simkins, Swayam Bhatia, Taegen Burns, Julee Cerda, Bella Higginbotham, Luke Islam. ., Kiefer O “Reilly and De’Jon Watts.
Directed by Stephen Herek and written by Steven Brill, the original Mighty Ducks film was released in 1992. It starred Emilio Estevez as Gordon Bombay, a defense attorney who is arrested for driving under the influence after his 30th hit. Sentenced to 500 hours of community service, he was ordered to coach a youth hockey team. He trains the “Mighty Ducks” to the championship while discovering his love for the game in the process.
Estévez would reprise the role in D2: The Mighty Ducks, released in 1994. In the sequel, written by Brill and directed by Sam Weisman, coach Bombay reunites the Mighty Ducks so the team can represent the United States in the Junior Goodwill Games. Estévez would return under the name Bombay in 1996 for the third installment of the trilogy, D3: The Mighty Ducks by director Robert Lieberman and writers Brill and Jim Burnstein; this time, the Ducks win again thanks to a winning goal from Greg Goldberg (Shaun Weiss).
This may not be the only role Estevez will return to soon. Young Guns Writer John Fusco has teased that a third movie is in the works with Estevez reprising the role of Billy the Kid. Referring to the sequel as a “continuation of the Billy the Kid saga,” Fusco tweeted an illustrated poster imagining Young Guns III. If the sequel comes to fruition, that would not be surprising, as Estevez returns to the Patos Poderosos franchise shows that he is ready to regain his iconic professional roles from the past.
Game Changers was developed for Disney + by original screenwriter Steven Brill and showrunners Josh Goldsmith and Cathy Yuspa. Michael Spiller directs with James Griffiths as director of the pilot. Estévez, Brill, Goldsmith, Yuspa, Spiller and Griffiths are executive producers with Graham co-producing. George Heller and Brad Petrigala of Brillstein Entertainment Partners are also on board as non-writer executive producers alongside Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner.
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers will begin streaming exclusively on Disney + starting March 26. This news comes from Disney + on Twitter.
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