The Mysterious Benedict Society is a TV show based on the book series of the same name, and premiered on Disney+ on June 25, 2021. It was originally set to premiere on Hulu, but was acquired by Disney.
In September 2021, the series was renewed for a second season.
Four orphans, each possessing a unique skill, are summoned to a boarding school known as The Institute by an eccentric benefactor who wants them to stop a plot that could have consequences on a global level.
- Tony Hale as Nicholas Benedict and L.D. Curtain
- Kristen Schaal as Number Two
- MaameYaa Boafo as Rhonda Kazembe
- Ryan Hurst as Milligan Wetherall
- Gia Sandhu as Ms. Perumal
- Mystic Inscho as Reynie Muldoon
- Seth B. Carr as George ‘Sticky’ Washington
- Emmy DeOliveira as Kate Wetherall
- Marta Kessler as Constance Contraire
- Ricardo Ortiz as S.Q.
- Saara Chaudry as Martina Crowe
- Luke Roessler as Young Nicholas / Young Nathaniel
- Katherine Evans as Jillson
- Ben Cockell as Jackson
- Shannon Kook as Mr. Oshiro
- Trenna Keating as Dr. Garrison
- Ben Daon as Isaac
- "A Bunch Of Smart Orphans"
- "Carrying a Bird"
- "Depends on the Wagon"
- "A Whisper, Not a Shout"
- "The Art of Conveyance and Round-Trippery"
- "Run Silent, Run Deep"
- "The Dance of the Celestial Orb"
- "Big Day Today"
- This is the first 20th Television series to be branded as a Disney series.
- This is the first Disney+ original series to be produced by 20th Television, following Disney's completed acquisition with 20th Century Fox (now known as 20th Century Studios as of 2020) back in 2019.
- The showrunners have stated that they hoped to make further seasons be original stories that borrow elements from the books.