Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur Series CAST REVEALED
The Disney Channel has revealed the full voice cast for the new animated series, Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur.
The actress and singer Diamond White (The Bold and the Beautiful, Disney’s The Lion Guard) will star as Lunella Lafayette (A.K.A. Moon Girl) in the highly anticipated animated series Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, slated to premiere in 2022 on Disney Channel.
Disney Channel Announces Cast
Disney announced the new casting details on the animated series, Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, on the Disney Channel PR Twitter Account, saying: “BREAKING: @diamondwhite will star as Lunella Lafayette (aka Moon Girl) in #DisneyChannel‘s highly anticipated animated series #Marvel‘s #MoonGirlAndDevilDinosaur, slated to premiere in 2022.”
BREAKING: @diamondwhite will star as Lunella Lafayette (aka Moon Girl) in #DisneyChannel's highly anticipated animated series #Marvel's #MoonGirlAndDevilDinosaur, slated to premiere in 2022. pic.twitter.com/7fwvRxkH3Z
— Disney Channel PR (@DisneyChannelPR) February 10, 2021
The Disney Channel’s press team added the rest of the voice cast to the Twitter announcement a few moments later, saying: “Also joining the lead cast for #MoonGirlAndDevilDinosaur: @AlfreWoodard, @LibeBarer, @thesheertruth, #JermaineFowler, @FredTatasciore, and @GaryAWilliams. Series EP #LaurenceFishburne will voice the recurring role of The Beyonder, a curious and mischievous trickster.”
Thus, White will be joined by Alfre Woodard (Luke Cage, Empire) as Lunella’s grandmother, Mimi; Libe Barer (Sneaky Pete, DuckTales) as Lunella’s best friend and manager, Casey; and Sasheer Zamata (Saturday Night Live, At Home with Amy Sedaris) as Lunella’s mom, Adria.
Additionally, joining the cast is Jermaine Fowler (Superior Donuts, Sorry to Bother You) as Lunella’s dad, James Jr.; Fred Tatasciore (Marvel’s Avengers Assemble, Star Trek: Lower Decks) as Devil Dinosaur; and Gary Anthony Williams (Puppy Dog Pals, Rick and Morty) as Lunella’s grandfather, Pops.
What’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur?
The synopsis for Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur from CBR.com can be found below:
Based on Marvel’s hit comic books, “Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur” follows the adventures of 13-year-old super-genius Lunella Lafayette and her 10-ton T-Rex, Devil Dinosaur. After Lunella accidentally brings Devil Dinosaur into present-day New York City via a time vortex, the duo works together to protect the city’s Lower East Side from danger.
From Disney Television Animation and series executive producer Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix, John Wick), who will also voice the recurring role of The Beyonder. In addition, also listed as EPs on the series are Helen Sugland‘s Cinema Gypsy Productions, and Steve Loter. Directed by Christine Liu, Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur premieres on Disney Channel in 2022.