It has been confirmed that the highly popular Disney Channel animated series, Phineas and Ferb, will be receiving two new seasons on Disney+. The seasons will each consist of 20 episodes as part of a new deal signed by co-creator Dan Povenmire. A confirmed release window has not been revealed at this time.
PHINEAS & FERB are coming back with 40 new episodes split into two seasons.
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Phineas and Ferb: New Episodes Coming Soon to Disney+!
Phineas and Ferb co-creator Dan Povenmire has signed on to a new overall deal with Disney Branded Television that includes the development of two new seasons for the incredibly popular Disney Channel series. The deal also includes terms for a renewal of his other recently produced series, Hamster & Gretel, which premiered in August 2022.
The deal also includes several live-action projects for the network.
Phineas and Ferb also originally released August, back in 2007, and quickly became one of the most popular animated series to air on the Disney Channel network. It ran for a total of 4 seasons, with the final episode airing in June 2015. It has won five-Emmy Awards for various categories and numerous other rewards and continued in the form of movies after airing.
The most recent of these was Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe, which premiered on Disney+ in August 2020.
“Dan is renowned for his ability to create universally beloved stories and characters with both heart and humor,” said Ayo Davis, president of Disney Branded Television, in a statement.
“We couldn’t be happier to continue our collaboration with him and bring back the iconic Phineas and Ferb in a big way,” he continued.
No official premiere date for Phineas and Ferb‘s new seasons has been provided at this time, but more information is expected in the near future to follow up on this announcement. For more of the latest information on all things Disney and animation, please be sure to keep reading The Nerd Stash!