Potential Herbie The Love Bug Series Coming to Disney XD

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site


Are you ready to see everyone’s favorite Volkswagon Beetle, back on screen? It seems a Herbie the Love Bug television series is in talks for Disney XD. The beloved Beetle made his original début in the classic 1968 Walt Disney Productions film, The Love Bug, and most recently appeared in the 2005 Walt Disney Pictures Herbie: Fully Loaded – starring Lindsey Lohan.

According to TVLine, the potential series is still in search of a young star to play Herbie’s friend, although they have yet to decide whether they will cast the role with a girl or a boy. The series will follow Landon/Lilo as he/she discovers his/her parents have been secretly working on a government project, a talking car named Herbie. When his/her parents go missing, the child teams up with Herbie to find them, all while trying to escape the clutches of a criminal gang attempting to get their hands on the talking car.

Disney alums Tom Burkhard and Matt Dearborn (Zeke and LutherEven Stevens) will executive-produce the new series, along with Travis Braun (Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders) who is also said to be writing the series.

Are you excited to see this potential reboot? I always loved Herbie as a child and am anxious to see how they re-imagine the lovable bug, for my kids to enjoy!

Click here for your FREE, no obligation quote!

Ready to start Planning your 2018 Walt Disney World vacation? Fill out our form below to receive your FREE quote from one of our Authorized Disney Vacation Planners.

As an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner with MickeyTravels, LLC, I can save you money and time planning your MAGICAL vacation! My planning services are always 100% FREE! Contact me today for your FREE, no obligation quote, mickeytravelsshannon@gmail.com or follow me on Facebook for the latest Disney updates, deals, and travel tips!

Image/Source Credit: TVLine


Chip and Co Past Writers and Friends