National Treasure Disney+ Series Gets Greenlight With Latina Lead

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The National Treasure franchise is officially getting a reboot at Disney+ in the near future!

The long-gestating National Treasure TV series has been greenlighted with a 10-episode order. Also, National Treasure film producer Jerry Bruckheimer and writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberley will executive produce the reimaging of the franchise.

However, the franchise will have a new lead character. Jess Morales is taking the torch from Benjamin Gates, the National Treasure films’ protagonist played by Nicolas Cage.

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The description of the series says it “explores the timely issues of identity, community, historical authorship and patriotism, told from the point of view of Jess Morales, a twenty-year-old DREAMer who, with her diverse group of friends, sets off on the adventure of a lifetime to uncover her mysterious family history and recover lost treasure.”

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No release date, but we will post more news when details emerge.

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Kevin Koszola