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[02/24/21 - 09:30 AM]
Disney+ Announces Premiere Dates for New Series "Big Shot," "Star Wars: The Bad Batch," Marvel Studios' "Loki," "The Mysterious Benedict Society," "Monsters at Work," "Chip 'N' Dale: Park Life," and "Turner & Hooch"
Also on tap are new seasons of "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series" and "Zenimation" as well as the previously announced launches of "The Falcon and The Winter Soldier" and "The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers."

[12/10/20 - 05:26 PM]
The Walt Disney Company Surpasses 137 Million Paid Subscriptions Across Its Direct-to-Consumer Services, Shattering Previous Guidance
After greatly exceeding expectations, The Walt Disney Company shared guidance that it now expects its streaming services to hit 300-350 million total subscriptions by fiscal 2024, driven primarily by a significant increase in content output.

[11/13/20 - 11:00 AM]
"The Mysterious Benedict Society," Original Series Based on the Bestselling Books, to Premiere on Disney+ Next Year
The Tony Hale-led series was originally developed for Hulu.

[10/05/20 - 11:27 PM]
Development Update: Monday, October 5
Updates include: Netflix opts to pull the plug on "GLOW," "Teenage Bounty Hunters"; Chloë Grace Moretz to lead "The Peripheral" at Amazon; and Peter Nowalk lands "Valley of the Gods" at ABC.

[09/02/20 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 2
Updates include: Paramount Network pulls the plug on "68 Whiskey"; a dozen Vancouver-based series to resume production; and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa to spearhead new take on "Pretty Little Liars."

[08/14/20 - 11:23 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 14
Updates include: Peacock lands "Clueless" reboot TV series; Thomas Roberts named new host of "DailyMailTV"; and various Vancouver-based series on track to begin production.

[06/22/20 - 12:00 PM]
Hulu Showcases Breakthrough Advertising Solutions, New Research Insights and Original Programming Stars at Virtual Annual Newfront Presentation
Programming highlights include "Y: The Last Man" and "American Horror Stories" as part of FX on Hulu.

[04/22/20 - 11:46 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, April 22
Updates include: Leslye Headland to spearhead new "Star Wars" series at Disney+; IMDb to revive "Leverage" for its streaming service; and Hulu's "The Mysterious Benedict Society" rounds out cast.

[02/26/20 - 10:13 AM]
Tony Hale Cast in Hulu's "The Mysterious Benedict Society"
The two-time Emmy Award winner will play the dual role of Mr. Benedict and his twin brother Mr. Curtain.

[09/12/19 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 12
Updates include: J.J. Abrams to stay put at WarnerMedia with massive overall deal; Michael McKean, Ken Watanabe sign onto HBO Max projects; and HBO casts its Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for "Showtime" pilot.







MYSTERIOUS BENEDICT SOCIETY, THE (DISNEY PLUS)
Premieres Friday, June 25
BROADCAST HISTORY:
6/25/21 - ???
STATUS:
new this summer (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
fridays from 3:01 AM-4:00 AM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Disney+'s press release, February 2021) "The Mysterious Benedict Society" stars Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, Ryan Hurst, MaameYaa Boafo, Gia Sandhu, Seth Carr, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Inscho and Marta Kessler. The series is executive produced by Sonar Entertainment, 20th Television, Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Deepak Nayar, James Bobin, Matt Manfredi (writer/creator) and Phil Hay (writer/creator). Showrunners for the series are Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Emmy DeOliveira as Kate Weatherall
· Gia Sandhu as Ms. Perumal
· Kristen Schaal as Number Two
· MaameYaa Boafo as Rhonda
· Marta Timofeeva as Constance Contraire
· Mystic Inscho as Reynie Muldoon
· Ryan Hurst as Milligan
· Seth Carr as George "Sticky" Washington
· Tony Hale as Mr. Benedict/Mr. Curtain
CREW INFORMATION:
· Darren Swimmer as EP
· Deepak Nayar as EP
· James Bobin as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Karen Kehela Sherwood as EP
· Matt Manfredi as CRTR/EP
· Phil Hay as CRTR/EP
· Todd Slavkin as EP
· Trenton Lee Stewart as BOOK
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Television
· Fanfare Productions
· Sonar Entertainment