Oh my, have we got some news you could sink your fangs into!
Season 3 of Emmy and BAFTA Award-nominated animated series, Vampirina, is winging its way to Disney Junior this Monday, October 5, 11 a.m. ET/PT.
AND it's got a spooktacular roster of season 3 guest stars from both Broadway and television, including Audra McDonald and, from Hamilton, Christopher Jackson and Taran Killam, among others!
Vampirina, inspired by Disney Publishing's popular children’s book series “Vampirina Ballerina” by author Anne Marie Pace and illustrator LeUyen Pham, tells the story of a young vampire girl who becomes the new kid in town when her family moves from Transylvania to Pennsylvania.
The show stars the voice talents of Dawson's Creek star James Van Der Beek and Gilmore Girls actress Lauren Graham who play Vampirina's parents Boris and Oxana Hauntley with Isabella Crovetti (Colony) voicing the titular character. Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Brian Stokes Mitchell voice the recurring roles of Vampirina’s grandparents, Nanpire and Grandpop.
Joining as guest voices for the series’ third season are:
- Christopher Jackson and Taran Killam (who both appeared in the Broadway production of Hamilton) as The Horseman and Ichabod, respectively;
- Audra McDonald (Broadway’s Porgy and Bess) as world-famous fashion designer Medusa;
- James Monroe Iglehart (Broadway’s Aladdin) as larger-than-life talking bust statue, Oscar;
- Sutton Foster (Broadway’s Thoroughly Modern Millie) as shrieking banshee magazine critic Bora;
- Mayim Bialik (Big Bang Theory) as a scientist named Dr. Jem Geodopolis;
- Chris Sullivan (This is Us) as an abominable snowman named Steve;
- Santino Fontana (Broadway’s Tootsie) as a musical phantom named Petru;
- Pete Gardner (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) as a goofy scarecrow named Thatch
Returning guest stars include Henry Winkler, Donald Faison, Adam Devine, Andrew Rannells, Jim Rash and Rachel Bloom.
We can't wait for you to see the brand new episodes!