The Chicken Squad: Season 1 Fact Sheet

Season 1 Fact Sheet

FACT SHEET

 

Title:                                 “The Chicken Squad”

 

Network:                          Disney Junior

 

Premiere Date:                 May 14, 2021

                                        

Synopsis:                          Disney Junior’s “The Chicken Squad” is an animated comedy series that follows Coop, Sweetie and Little Boo—a trio of young chicken siblings—and Captain Tully, a retired search and rescue dog, who team up on problem-solving adventures in their backyard to help their animal friends. Each episode features two 11-minute stories that follow the young chicks and their mentor as they model what it means to be good community helpers, finding the joy in assisting friends and neighbors and learning how to solve problems. The series is inspired by Doreen Cronin’s popular book series.

 

Voice Cast:                       Yvette Nicole Brown as Captain Tully

                                         Ramone Hamilton as Coop

                                         Gabriella Graves as Sweetie

                                         Maxwell Simkins as Little Boo

 

Recurring Guest                Tony Hale as Frazz

Voice Cast:                       Jane Lynch as Dr. Dirt

Melissa Rauch as Dinah

Sean Giambrone as Riley

Malcolm-Jamal Warner as Scruffy

Melissa Villaseñor as Wheeze

                                         Zack Pearlman as Snick

 

Guest Voice Cast:              Rachel Bloom as Rebeecca

                                         Chrissie Fit as Quilla

 

Developed and

Executive Produced By:    Tom Rogers

 

Co-Producer and

Story Editor:                     Rachel Ruderman

 

Art Director:                     Tony Trujillo

 

Supervising Directors:      Elliot M. Bour and Scott Bern

 

Songwriters:                     Alex Geringas and Mike Himelstein

 

Composer:                        Gregory James Jenkins

 

Consultant:                       Doreen Cronin

 

Songs:                              “The Chicken Squad” Theme Song

                                         Lyrics by Tom Rogers

                                         Music by Alex Geringas and Mike Himelstein

Performed by Renée Sandstrom and Alex Geringas

 

“Chicken Charge”

                                         Lyrics by Tom Rogers

                                         Music by Alex Geringas and Mike Himelstein

Performed by Ramone Hamilton, Gabriella Graves and Maxwell Simkins

 

Signature Phrases:           “BAGAWK!!!!”

 

“Sounds like a case for—bawk-BAGAWK!—THE CHICKEN SQUAD!”

 

“Chicken Squad, ready to help!”

                                        

Parental Guideline:           TV-Y

                                        

Production Company:        Wild Canary in association with Disney Junior

 

Press Contacts:                 Steven Beydler

                                         steven.j.beydler@disney.com

 

                                         Erica McCearley

                                         erica.mccearley@disney.com

 

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