Disney XD’s “Spider-Man” Sets Date & Reveals Cast

Disney XD’s new animated series “Marvel’s Spider-Man” has set a Saturday, August 19th 7am EDT premiere date & time. The announcement was made during the Marvel Animation panel at D23 Expo in Anaheim yesterday.

The show’s voice cast has also been announced including Robbie Daymond as Spider-Man, Max Mittleman as Harry Osborn, Nadji Jeter as Miles Morales, Melanie Minichino as Anya Corazon, Fred Tatasciore as Max Modell, Laura Bailey as Gwen Stacy, Nancy Linari as Aunt May, Patton Oswalt as Uncle Ben, Scott Menville as Doc Ock, John DiMaggio as The Jackal, Alastair Duncan as Vulture, and Joe Quesada as coffee shop owner Joe.

In the new series, Peter Parker is learning the responsibility of being a superpowered hero in New York City, just as he’s being accepted into Horizon High, a school for brilliant young scientific minds.

Peter struggles with the duality of his social life at school and hiding his secret identity from everyone including his best friend Harry Osborn, who attends competing Osborn Academy for geniuses. Check out a new video below: