A new series from Dan Povenmire (Phineas and Ferb) named Hamster & Gretel is coming to Disney Channel and Disney+ this month! The first episode will premiere on Disney Channel on Friday, August 12th, with the first 5-episodes debuting on Disney+ on Wednesday, August 17th.
“Hamster & Gretel” will follow Kevin and his younger sister Gretel, who are about to be bestowed superpowers by space aliens. But something goes awry, and it’s Gretel and her pet hamster (named Hamster) who suddenly have new abilities. Now, protective older brother Kevin must figure out how to work with Gretel and her pet Hamster to protect their city from mysterious dangers.
The cast of the series includes Dan’s own daughter, Melissa Povenmire as Gretel, Beck Bennett as Hamster, and Michael Cimino as Kevin, with vocal performances by Joey King (Fred), Priah Ferguson (Bailey), Matt Jones (Dave), and Dan Povenmire in a mysterious role. Check out the trailer for the new series below:
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