The official Ducktales twitter page has updated with the reveal that Lin-Manuel Miranda will be portraying Fenton Crackshell aka Gizmoduck in the upcoming Ductakles reboot. For those who aren’t aware Hamilton Camp portrayed Gizmoduck in the original series so Gizmoduck is another role that will be switched up for the reboot. The Ducktales reboot is set to premiere on Disney XD later this Summer. BLATHERING BLATHERSKITE!!! Lin-Manuel Miranda is gearing up to play #Gizmoduck on #DuckTales! Woo-oo! pic.twitter.com/zFd0sS9hRv — DuckTales (@DuckTales) May 19, 2017
Earlier today the official Disney XD Youtube channel updated with a new video promoting the voice cast for the Ducktales 2017 reboot series. The video features the cast singing the original theme song. The main cast will consist of: David Tennant – Scrooge McDuck Danny Pudi – Huey Ben Schwartz – Dewey Bobby Monynihan – Louie Beck Bennet – Launchpad McQuack Toks Olgundoye – Mrs. Beakly Kate Micucci – Webby Vanderquack The Ducktales 2017 reboot series will premiere on Disney XD next Summer.