Despite the fact that Disney animated films have been released for decades, they have the potential to delight viewers of all ages and get enthusiastic discussions from film viewers. Some loyal Disney fans have even expressed a desire to see the characters appear in other projects as well that they grew up watching. To the delight of their fans, Disney has released several series based on their original films, such as “Zootopia”, “Moana” or “Little Mermaid”. Besides, did you know that Timon and Pumbaa from “The Lion King” have their own show?
Yep, that’s correct! For those of you who are still living under a rock, it’s about time we change that. We really wish that Disney would release a series of the Lion King as well though but hey, nothing can ever beat the masterpiece that they released! Anyways, today we are here to help you discover 10 Disney classic movies that they turned into TV Series. So, are you ready for it? Let’s start!
Source – Walt Disney Animation Studios
1. Buzz Lightyear of Star Command
Unlike other movies that are often a sequel of the original movie, “Buzz Lightyear of Star Command” builds a universe completely separate from “Toy Story.” The film follows the journey of the universe of the same name and its teammates to fight evil and protect the galaxy.
2. Aladdin – The Animated Series
Aladdin has earned a spin-off due to its tremendous success, which is why Disney decided to release “Aladdin: The Animated Series”. This series follows Aladdin, Jasmine, and Genie entering the mysterious escapades.
3. Hercules – The Animated Series
This animated series revolves around Hercules’ journey to conquer Olympus with his friends and their battles against other great gods. Overall, this is a performance worth watching for lovers of Greek mythology and epic battles.
4. Tarzan – The Legend Continues
This film follows Tarzan and Jane’s journey to protect their forest environment from wildlife. And if you’re a fan of Tarzan’s original books, you’ll never forget this show. The best part is that you will be surprised to find that there are many plots from the original books in this series.
5. Timon and Pumbaa
We absolutely love this duo, don’t we? Disney knew that these two are going to get famous so they released a series of their own!
6. The Emperor’s New School
Many people may not know about it, but “Emperors New Groove” also has its own TV movie, “The Emperors New School”. In this spin-off, Kuzco was forced to enroll in Kuzko Academy, and in order to keep his throne, he must graduate.
7. The Little Mermaid – The Series
This series takes place in the environment of “Little Mermaid”. It tells the story of Ariel and her adventures under the sea. Through this series, viewers have a broader understanding of the ocean where Ariel was born and raised.
8. The Jungle Cubs
Many of our children’s cartoon animal characters have appeared as children in “The Jungle Cubs”, including Baloo, Bagheera, Shere Khan, Hathi, Kaa, and King Louie. In this series, you will find various short stories with the main characters, this show gives children valuable lessons related to friendship and the problems they face in adolescence.
9. The Mighty Ducks
Fans of Donald duck? We have a special treat for you!
10. 101 Dalmations – The Series
This series is about several dogs that move with their owners to the farm. In this show, Cruella does not focus on making fur coats from puppies but just wants to take the farm by her evil.
Well, we hope that you were intrigued by these series and you would end up watching one of them. Let us know which one are you planning to watch, down in the comments below!