Disney to Debut ‘Tangled’ Series in March

Disney Channel will launch its new animated series Tangled: The Series on March 24, the network announced Tuesday.

Preceding the premiere of the series -- which is based on the popular 2010 theatrical film Tangled -- on Disney Channel will be a March 10 original film, Tangled Ever After, said network officials. Reprising their roles from the theatrical film for both the series and tele-movie are Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi as lead characters Rapunzel and Eugene respectively.

Also lending their voices to the series are Eden Espinosa, Julie Bowen, and Clancy Brown, with Jeffrey Tambor, Sean Hayes, Jeremy Jordan, Jonathan Banks and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje making recurring guest voice appearances, said the network.

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