'BILLY DILLEY'S SUPER-DUPER SUBTERRANEAN SUMMER'
TO PREMIERE WITH MULTIPLE AIRINGS SATURDAY, JUNE 3, ON DISNEY XD
-- Emmy Award-Winning Director Aaron Springer ('Mickey Mouse' Cartoon Shorts) is Creator, Executive Producer and Voice of Billy Dilley --
"Billy Dilley's Super-Duper Subterranean Summer," an animated comedy series from Emmy Award-winning director Aaron Springer (Disney's "Mickey Mouse" cartoon shorts), premieres with multiple airings SATURDAY, JUNE 3 (7:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 8:30 p.m. EDT), on Disney XD. New episodes will continue to roll out daily through Thursday, June 15. The series follows the adventures of an eccentric science-obsessed seventh-grader, Billy Dilley, and his lab partners Zeke and Marsha, whose summer break takes an unexpected turn when they get stuck in a bizarre, magical world beneath the earth's surface.
The first 10 episodes of the series will become available on the Disney XD app and Disney XD VOD platforms beginning Saturday, June 3.
Unexpectedly trapped in a new mysterious world, Billy, along with his classmates Zeke and Marsha, must work together to repair his science fair project, "The Cheeserator," in order to get back to the earth's surface. Throughout the series, Billy's curiosity and thirst for knowledge will lead the group on wild and unexpected adventures through the subterranean playground where he will make the most important scientific discovery of all - friendship.
Produced by Disney Television Animation, "Billy Dilley's Super-Duper Subterranean Summer" stars Springer as Billy, Tom Kenny ("SpongeBob SquarePants") as Zeke and YouTube star Catherine Wayne ("Animalist") as Marsha.
Disney XD is a basic cable channel and multiplatform brand showcasing a compelling mix of live-action and animated programming for kids age 6-11, hyper-targeting boys (while still including girls) and transporting them into worlds full of humor and adventure-filled storytelling. Disney XD-branded content spans television, online, mobile and VOD platforms. The programming includes series, movies and short-form, as well as sports-themed programming developed with ESPN. In the U.S., Disney XD is a 24-hour, advertiser-supported channel that reaches over 74 million households via its basic cable and satellite affiliates. Worldwide, there are 32 Disney XD channels available in 25 languages, reaching over 273 million households in 145 countries/territories.
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