Disney Channel Premieres Wander Over Yonder September 13
Get ready to take off across the galaxy in Disney Channel's new animated adventure comedy series Wander Over Yonder, created and executive-produced by two-time Emmy Award-winning animator Craig McCracken (Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, The Powerpuff Girls). The new comedy follows best friends, eternally-optimistic intergalactic traveler and constant do-gooder Wander and his quick-tempered but loyal steed Sylvia. Together, they travel through the cosmos happening upon one freewheeling adventure after another, making new friends (and foes) all while battling numerous forces of evil, including the infamous Lord Hater and his army of Watchdogs. A first-look telecast of the new comedy will air friday, august 16 (9:00 p.m., ET/PT), immediately following the premiere of Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel (8:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series will premiere Friday, September 13 (9:00 p.m. ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
Wander Over Yonder voice cast stars Jack McBrayer (30 Rock, Wreck-It Ralph, Phineas and Ferb) as free-spirited Wander, April Winchell (Mickey Mouse Clubhouse) as Wander's true-blue stallion and best friend Sylvia, Tom Kenny (SpongeBob SquarePants) as Commander Peepers, the leader of the Watchdog Army, and Keith Ferguson (Gravity Falls, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends) as evil villain Lord Hater. Series guest stars include James Marsden (X-Men), Aziz Ansari (Parks and Recreation) and Edie McClurg (Wreck-It Ralph).
Click here for a featurette about the show with Jack McBrayer and April Winchell.
The multi-platform schedule is as follows:
Friday, August 16
First-look telecast of Wander Over Yonder follows the premiere of Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel (9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. In the episode, The Picnic, Wander discovers the perfect spot for his celestial picnic -- right next to Lord Hater's epic battlefield, consequently making it extremely difficult for Hater to focus on his battle against arch enemy Emperor Awesome for ultimate cosmic power.
Saturday, August 17
Wander Over Yonder first-look telecast available for verified WATCH Disney Channel users as a bonus feature following the Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel episode on WATCHDisneyChannel.com and the official WATCH Disney Channel app for smart phones and tablets.
Friday, August 30
Wander Over Yonder season premiere episodes, “The Greatest” and “The Egg,” will be available on iTunes as a Free Preview in advance of the series' September 13 premiere on Disney Channel.
Friday, September 6
Verified WATCH Disney Channel users will be treated to an advance preview of the season premiere episodes, “The Greatest” and “The Egg,” on WATCHDisneyChannel.com and the WATCH Disney Channel app.