David Tennant voices Scrooge McDuck in the reboot of Disney's classic cartoon series DuckTales. Co-starring Danny Pudi as Huey and Ben Schwartz as Dewey Bobby Moynihan as Louie, the new series is set to bring the much loved characters to a whole new generation when it launches with a one hour special on Disney XD today.
The show also stars, Toks Olagundoye as Mrs Beakley, Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack and Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack.
After not speaking to one another for ten years, Scrooge McDuck is reunited with Donald Duck after he and his three nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie move into McDuck Manor. The presence of the newcomers rekindles Scrooge's spirit of adventure, leading the group to go on many new treasure-hunting expeditions, while the nephews and their new friend, Webby, uncover the truth behind what caused their uncles to become estranged and retire from adventuring.
The first episode, ‘Woo-oo!’ premieres from midnight on Saturday 12th August anywhere Disney XD airs in North America and repeats for a full 24 hours.
The episode sees Donald Duck reluctantly take his nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie to the home of their reclusive great-uncle Scrooge McDuck.
Enthralled by their once legendary great-uncle and the wonder of McDuck Manor, the triplets and their newfound fierce friend Webby learn of long-kept family secrets and unleash totems from Scrooge’s epic past, sending the family on an adventure of a lifetime to the Lost City of Atlantis.
New episodes will follow from Saturday 23rd September.