"JAKE AND THE NEVER LAND PIRATES: JAKE SAVES BUCKY"
PRIMETIME SPECIAL FEATURING PETER PAN PREMIERES ON
INTERNATIONAL TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY,
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
"Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Jake Saves Bucky" - Peter Pan returns to Never Land once again to help Jake and his crew win back their ship after losing Bucky, in a race against Captain Hook and the Jolly Roger.
This family night special event episode of Disney Junior's "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" premieres WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 (7:00-8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel and will also air on Disney Junior.
"Jake and the Never Land Pirates" is an animated adventure series that follows the Never Land adventures of a crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee, from Disney's classic "Peter Pan." The series, which emphasizes teamwork, features original pirate rock music performed by Sharky and Bones of The Never Land Pirate Band. "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" airs daily during Disney Channel's Disney Junior programming block and the Disney Junior channel for kids age 2-7. The series' first primetime special, "Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Peter Pan Returns," debuted in February 2012 and was the most-watched cable telecast in nearly 10 years in Kids 2-5.
"Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Jake Saves Bucky" was written by Mark Drop & Mark Seidenberg. The episode was directed by Howy Parkins.
"Jake and the Never Land Pirates" carries a TV-Y parental guideline. More information is available at www.DisneyJunior.com/Jake.