The Ghost and Molly McGee facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsThe Ghost and Molly McGee
|Voices of||Ashly Burch
|Theme music composer||
|Opening theme||"The Ghost and Molly McGee" performed by Ashly Burch and Dana Snyder|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Production company(s)||Disney Television Animation|
|Original network||Disney Channel|
|Picture format||HDTV 1080p|
|First shown in||May 1, 2021(sneak peek; theme song)|
The Ghost and Molly McGee is an upcoming American animated comedy television series produced by Disney Television Animation. The series was created by Bill Motz and Bob Roth. A sneak peek of the show's theme song was shown on May 1, 2021, during the "Halfway to Halloween" event on Disney Channel, and the show is scheduled to premiere in October of the same year.
The series follows Molly McGee, an optimistic tween, who lives to make the world a better place, and a grumpy, deep voiced ghost named Scratch, whose joy comes from spreading misery. When one of his spells backfires, Scratch finds himself forever cursed to be in Molly's presence.
- Molly McGee (voiced by Ashly Burch), an optimistic tween girl who lives to make the world a better place.
- Scratch (voiced by Dana Snyder), a grumpy ghost cursed to be alongside Molly.
On July 23, 2019, Disney Channel greenlit an animated series titled The Curse of Molly McGee. The series, produced by Disney Television Animation, will be executive-produced by Bill Motz, Bob Roth, and Steve Loter. On September 24, 2020, Ashly Burch and Dana Snyder joined the series in its lead roles. The same day, the series was retitled The Ghost and Molly McGee.
The crew used several songs as inspiration from the series. Motz released a playlist featuring those songs throughout 2020 and part of 2021.
The series' theme song was written by Allie Felder, Mike Kramer, Bill Motz and Bob Roth, and was performed by Ashly Burch and Dana Snyder. Songs for the series will be written by Rob Cantor, with each episode featuring a musical sequence of approximately 1 minute. The show's score will be done by Michael Tavera, who also created music for ¡Mucha Lucha!, Lilo & Stitch: The Series, and Yin Yang Yo!.