It’s a mission only kids could complete… But you don’t have to be a kid to enjoy the trailer for The Mysterious Benedict Society.
The Disney+ series adapts Trenton Lee Stewart’s bestselling book series. Tony Hale stars as Mr. Benedict himself, with Kristen Schaal also appearing as one Mr. Benedict’s loyal lieutenants, Number Two. Based on the trailer, this series will have a very distinctive look and feel.
Here’s the official series description from Disney:
After winning a scholarship competition, four gifted orphans are recruited by the peculiar Mr. Benedict for a dangerous mission to save the world from a global crisis known as The Emergency. Reynie, Sticky, Kate, and Constance must infiltrate the mysterious L.I.V.E. Institute to discover the truth behind the crisis. When the headmaster, the sophisticated Dr. Curtain appears to be behind this worldwide panic, the kids of “The Mysterious Benedict Society” must devise a plan to defeat him.
The Mysterious Benedict Society also stars Ryan Hurst, MaameYaa Boafo, Gia Sandhu, Seth Carr, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Inscho, and Marta Kessler. Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin serve as showrunners.
The series arrives on Disney+ June 25.
So, did you read The Mysterious Benedict Society books? Does the trailer for the series live up to your expectations? Let us know in the comments.
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