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The Rocketeer is a Disney Junior animated series based on the film and the comic book of the same name. It premiered on November 8, 2019.

Premise

Seven-year-old Kit Secord learns she is secretly next in line to become The Rocketeer, a rocket-pack wearing superhero who can fly. Armed with her cool new gear and secret identity, Kit takes to the skies to protect her town of Hughesville and its residents from danger. Assisting her on her heroic adventures are her best friend Tesh, bulldog sidekick Butch, and airplane mechanic grandfather, Ambrose Secord.

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Production

Disney Junior has begun production on The Rocketeer, a new animated adventure TV series for young kids and their families slated to debut in 2019.

Inspired by Dave Stevens' popular comic book series, The Rocketeer follows Kit Secord, a young Lebanese girl who receives a surprise package on her birthday revealing she's next in line to become the Rocketeer, a legendary superhero who has the ability to fly with the help of a rocket-powered jet pack. Armed with her cool new gear and secret identity, Kit is ready to take flight and save the day with her gadget-minded best friend, Tesh, and airplane mechanic uncle, Ambrose, who join her on her epic adventures.

The announcement was made by Joe D'Ambrosia, senior vice president, Original Programming, Disney Junior. D'Ambrosia said, "We are very excited to introduce The Rocketeer to our young Disney Junior audience. The vast storytelling found in the original comic books provides the perfect opportunity to create an exciting new adventure series told from a young girl superhero perspective that the whole family can enjoy together."[1]

Trivia

  • Based on the 2019 Comic-Coon sneak peek, the show was originally going to be set in the nineteen twenties or thirties, close to the era of the original Rocketeer. However, the official trailer revealed that the show would be set in modern times.
  • Billy Campbell who voices Dave Secord also portrayed the role of Cliff Secord in the original 1991 Rocketeer.

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References

  1. "Disney Junior Announces The Rocketeer Series for 2019". ComingSoon (February 27, 2018).


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The Rocketeer logo
Media
The RocketeerThe Rocketeer (TV series)
Characters
Film: Cliff SecordJenny BlakePeevyOtis BigelowHoward HughesNeville SinclairLotharEddie Valentine

TV series: Kit SecordAmbrose SecordDave SecordSareena SecordLaura and HarleyValerie d'Avion

Episodes
"First Flight/Pilot Error" • "Skyway Robbery/A Doggone Adventure" • "Ground Control to Rocketeer/Save the Statue" • "Carnival Caper/Songbird Soars Again" • "Downhill Derby/Flight Class Heroes" • "Hypnotic Hughesville/The Piggy Bank Caper" • "X-Treme Hero/Hot on the Trail" • "Valerie the Valkyrie/Follow that Bulldog" • "Recipe for Disaster/The Critter Gang" • "Cleared for Takeoff/First Class" • "Underground Doodlebug/Bruce Goose" • "Runaway Lilith/The Hughesville Howler" • "Friends and Family Picnic/Lights, Camera, Action Hero" • "Special Delivery/The Hunt for Hughesberries" • "Super Deany/Dr. Doodlebug's Fair Game" • "The Valkyrie Cleans Up/The Bank Job" • "Big Top Problems/One Trick Phony" • "Pack-a-Doodle/Sitti's Visit" • "Scarlett's Search/Rocketeer Day" • "Heart of a Hero"
Songs
Rocketeer to the RescueHeart of a HeroSuit-Up SequenceSide by Side With YouFast
See Also
Rocket PackHollywood
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