By Jerry Beck | Animation Scoop July 23, 2013 at 2:25AM
No one is more excited about the new Craig McCracken Disney series, Wander Over Yonder, as I am. The new series follows two best friends: the eternally-optimistic intergalactic traveler named Wander and his loyal steed, Sylvia. A first-look telecast of the new comedy will air Friday August 16th (9:00 p.m., ET/PT), immediately following the premiere of Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel (8:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series will premiere Friday September 3th (9:00 p.m. ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
Wander Over Yonder voice cast includes Jack McBrayer (30 Rock, Wreck-It Ralph) as free-spirited Wander, April Winchell as Sylvia, and Tom Kenny (SpongeBob SquarePants) as Commander Peepers. Here's a sneak-peek:
On Friday August 30th, the Wander Over Yonder season premiere episodes, "The Greatest" and "The Egg,” will be available on iTunes as a Free Preview in advance of the series' September 13th premiere on Disney Channel.
Wander Over Yonder is executive produced by series creator Craig McCracken. Lauren Faust (My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic) is co-producer and story editor. The series is produced by Disney Television Animation.