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COMIC CON: DuckTales Panel Round Up - David Tennant Is 'Rolling Enigma' Scrooge McDuck

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David Tennant attended his second panel in two days at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con this afternoon, this time to promote the revival of Disney's iconic animated series DuckTales. David plays the fearless tycoon Scrooge McDuck in the show which premieres on Disney XD on August 12th.




Also taking part in the panel were Danny Pudi (Huey) and Ben Schwartz (Dewey). Kate Micucci (Webby), Beck Bennett (Launchpad), Toks Olagundoye (Mrs. Beakley), Executive Producer Matt Youngberg and Co-Producer and Story Editor Francisco Angones.

The panel began with a mass audience singalong to the theme tune. The cast and creatives were then introduced with David Tennant receiving huge cheers that could apparently be heard in the panel room next door!


DuckTales panel!!! No one was at all excited to see David Tennant.... #ducktales #sdcc #disney #beakchurch A post shared by Rachel Rauch (@rachelrauch) on Jul 21, 2017 at 4:11pm PDT


Here's what we learned about the new series:

Inspiration and Development:
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VIDEO: Exclusive Comic Con DuckTales Sneak Peek Sees Scrooge & Co On An Undersea Adventure

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Attendees at today's DuckTales panel at San Diego Comic Con were treated to an exclusive first look at a clip from the one hour special that will launch the series in August. The clip finds Scrooge McDuck played by David Tennant embarking on a submarine adventure to find the lost city of Atlantis in the company of his great-nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, their friend Webby Vanderquack and his pilot Launchpad McQuack.

Watch the clip here:



DuckTales debuts anywhere you watch Disney XD with a one-hour special, 'Ducktales: Woo-oo!', that will run for 24 consecutive hours beginning at 12am on Saturday 12th August. This will be followed by the full series premiere with two new episodes on Saturday 23rd September. 
Disney's all-new Ducktales stars David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck,  Danny Pudi as Huey, Ben Schwartz as Dewey, Bobby Moynihan as Louie, Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack, Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack and Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley.


David Tennant Joins The Cast Of Final Space

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David Tennant is to join the cast of TBS Network's newest animation series, Final Space.
Announcing the full cast of his "epic space opera" Final Space, creator Olan Rogers revealed that David will be among a star studded cast for the upcoming animated space sitcom and will be voicing multiple characters  including the Lord Commander.

Watch below:



"Final Space is unlike anything on TV right now," says Rogers, "It's the first serialised, animated, interstellar comedic adventure. I know, it sounds exciting."

Adding that the series will be 'dark, funny, tragic and full of heart', he promised: "This story is quite simply an epic space opera, and for that you need a great cast."

Also on board are Fred Armisen, Tom Kenny, Gina Torres, Steven Yeun, Coty Galloway, Caleb McLaughlin, Ron Perlman, John DiMaggio, Shannon Purser, Keith David, Andy Richter and Conan O'Brien. David Sacks will be serving as showrunner.

 The series involves …

David Tennant To Attend Disney's DuckTales Panel At San Diego Comic Con Today

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David Tennant will be heading joining with fellow cast and series creatives as a member of Disney XD's DuckTale's panel today at San Diego Comic Con. David voices the beloved character of Scrooge McDuck in a reboot of the classic Disney series. The panel is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. in Room 6A 
Also taking part in the panel will be Danny Pudi and Ben Schwartz, the voices of Huey and Dewey. Kate Micucci the vocal talent behind Webby and Beck Bennett who takes on Launchpad will be there too, as well as the Executive Producer Matt Youngberg and Co-Producer and Story Editor Francisco Angones.

According to Disney XD, lucky attendees can expect “exclusive sneak peeks and talk about bringing this classic family of adventuring ducks to a new generation of fans".
The panel will also be taking part in a signing session at the Sails Pavilion from 5pm - for details on how to obtain tickets, click here.

Disney's all-new DuckTales launches at midnight on Saturday 12th August on D…

PHOTOS: David Tennant At San Diego Comic Con - Day One

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David Tennant attended the first day of San Diego Comic Con yesterday to take part in the Call Of Duty panel. You can read all about that panel here.

He and his cast mates also attended SiriusXM's Entertainment Weekly Radio Channel Broadcasts From Comic Con 2017 at the Hard Rock Hotel.

Check out some photos from that below:







Cast photos via kathryn-winnick.net

David also caught up with some other familiar faces at the SyFy Classic Who panel which was hosted by Aaron Sagers and featured Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sophie Aldred.


David will be at SDCC again today as part of the eagerly anticipated Disney's DuckTales panel.


Bad Samaritan Released In The USA In February 2018

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Bad Samaritan, the upcoming thriller starring David Tennant and Robert Sheehan, is due to be released on 23rd February 2018 in the USA. The tense thriller, written by Brandon Boyce and directed by Dean Devlin, centres on a pair of thieves who stumble upon a woman being held captive in a house that they are robbing.

Robert Sheehan and co-star Carlito Olivero play two valets working at an upmarket restaurant who come up with the perfect scam. While their wealthy clients are socialising, they head off to burgle their houses. However, when they target the home of the psychotic Cale Erendreich, played by David Tennant, they get more than they bargained for. The film also stars Kerry Condon and Hannah Barefoot.

Keep up to date on all the latest news on Bad Samaritan on our news blog here...


David Tennant Gives Nod Of Approval To Jodie Whittaker Casting

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David Tennant has indicated his approval of Jodie Whittaker's casting as the Doctor during his Call Of Duty panel appearance at San Diego Comic Con earlier today. David was there to help promote the Nazi Zombies gameplay mode of the upcoming release, Call Of Duty: WWII (released on November 3rd), in which he voices foul-mouthed art thief Drostan Hynd. The alternative universe game sees a specialist art recovery unit pitched against a nightmarish army of undead soldiers created by a maniacal Third Reich scientist.

The Nazi Zombies mode includes characters played by Elodie Yung and Katheryn Winnick, and the panel acknowledged that half of gamers are women. David added, "Doctor Who - another show with a strong female lead!" 

While he did not name his former Broadchurch co-star, David's has already shown himself to open to the idea of a female Doctor. Earlier this year he was interviewed on BBC Radio's World At One and agreed with presenter Martha Kearney that Olivia C…