Alyson Hannigan and Connie Ray have been cast in the live-action Disney Channel original film “Kim Possible” based on the hit animated series. It is slated to air in 2019.
The animated comedy-adventure series launched in 2002 and centered on a strong teenager who uses her brain, heart, and expertise to save the day. Throughout 87 episodes, Kim Possible traversed the social hierarchy of high school and thwarted power-hungry villains.
Hannigan is set to play the role of brain surgeon Dr. Ann Possible (aka Mom Possible) and Ray will play grandmother Nana Possible. Also joining the cast are Todd Stashwick and Taylor Ortega as villains Drakken and Shego respectively; Ciara Wilson as new high school student Athena, and Erika Tham as Kim’s childhood frenemy Bonnie.
They join the previously announced leads, Sadie Stanley as Kim Possible and Sean Giambrone as Ron Stoppable. Mark McCorkle, Bob Schooley and Josh Cagan are writing the film with McCorkle, Schooley, and Zanne Devine executive producing. Adam B. Stein and Zach Lipovsky will co-direct.
Source: Disney Channel