There hasn’t been a lot information in regards to the untitled The Mighty Geese reboot at Disney+ because it was first introduced earlier this 12 months. Now, new alleged casting descriptions have surfaced and the reveal what may very well be the route of the present.
What we all know up to now in regards to the reboot
In January 2018, The Hollywood Reporter first broke the information that the present was in improvement from ABC Signature Studios earlier than a selected community was connected. By November 2018, the mission landed at Disney+.
In November 2019, /Movie reported the logline of the collection: “After getting kicked off the junior division Mighty Geese workforce, a 13-year-old boy and his mother resolve to start out their very own workforce, discovering gamers, a coach, and a spot to play.” In line with /Movie’s report, the collection will start capturing in Vancouver in February 10, 2020 and run by way of June 1, 2020.
The unique franchise consisted of three movies: The Mighty Geese (1992), D2: The Mighty Geese (1994), and D3: The Mighty Geese (1996).
The flicks chronicled a youth hockey workforce in Minneapolis–Saint Paul and the assorted trials and obstacles they encounter. An animated collection, with precise Daffy Duck-esque characters, ran from 1996-1997.
Two reported descriptions of supporting characters
Whereas there may be nonetheless no particular description for the 13-year-old lead, the web site The Illuminerdi revealed two reported character descriptions for two supporting characters — Adib and Jaden. One of the characters will probably be of African descent and the opposite is described as “heavy-set.” Though it’s nonetheless early, it seems like the variety of the forged will probably be an vital half of this reboot.
Range was one thing that was essential within the movie collection, so it might solely be proper if this adopted by way of for the brand new tv model.
You possibly can learn the character descriptions in full from The Illuminerdi under:
Adib Samitar/”Sam” is an 11 to 13 12 months previous African American or Somali boy. Sam has mastered skateboard using and all the time does issues his means. The fun-seeker not often turns down a problem, even deciding to befriend Evan after a violent collision on his trusty board. He joins the squad after realizing that he will probably be allowed to be a renegade.
Jaden Koobler/”Koob” is an 11 to 13 12 months previous boy, who is alleged to be heavyset. Koob won’t ever be mistaken for an Olympian, however as an alternative is a hardcore online game participant whose pores and skin is pale from lengthy hours of marathon gaming in his downstairs man cave. Although he not often breaks focus from his displays, he proves to have an nearly superhuman degree of dexterity and reflexes which might be worthy of a kung-fu grasp. Koob is cautious of becoming a member of the squad and can must be dragged out of his secure house.
It is best to count on the untitled collection to hit Disney+ in Fall 2020 on the absolute earliest.