Ronald D. Moore is within the technique of creating a number of TV initiatives at Disney Plus that will likely be set in Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Variety has confirmed with sources.
The first such mission will likely be “The Society of Explorers and Adventurers,” which Moore will write and govt produce. The collection is loosely based mostly on the fiction group of the identical title that’s a part of the Disney theme park lore. In the show, the themed lands and characters of the Disney parks and traditional movies all truly exist in one other actuality.
Moore can be stated to be working with the Disney Imagineering Team on the opposite initiatives, which might quantity to an interconnected universe much like Marvel or “Star Wars” however inside the world of the Disney theme parks, with Moore overseeing the franchise. Maril Davis and Ben McGinnis of Moore’s Tall Ship Productions are additionally concerned in all of the initiatives.
Reps for Disney and twentieth Television declined to remark.
News of the event comes shortly after it was reported that Moore has signed a profitable, multi-year total take care of twentieth Television, which is now a part of Walt Disney Television. Moore is lifelong Disney fan and is alleged to have handed on provides from a number of studios so as to work with the corporate. It was beforehand introduced that Moore and Jon M. Chu are at work on creating a “Swiss Family Robinson” collection for Disney Plus.
Moore’s most up-to-date initiatives are the choice historical past house race drama “For All Mankind” at Apple and “Outlander” at Starz. He is well-known for his previous work inside the “Star Trek” universe in addition to for creating the extremely regarded reboot of “Battlestar Galactica” for Syfy.
He is repped by CAA.
News of the potential Magic Kingdom TV universe comes as Disney goes full steam forward on constructing out such franchises on Disney Plus based mostly round their finest identified IP. The streaming large has already begun rolling out reveals set inside the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the launch of “WandaVision,” with “Falcon and the Winter Soldier” on deck for March. Disney has additionally discovered super success with its live-action “Star Wars” collection “The Mandalorian,” with a number of new “Star Wars” initiatives at the moment within the works.
The Hollywood Reporter first broke the Magic Kingdom information.