McBrayer, Reiner, Hamill to guest on 'Jake and the Never Land Pirates'
The third season of Disney Junior’s Emmy-nominated animated series Jake and the Never Land Pirates will premiere on Friday, Jan. 3 with all new swashbuckling adventures featuring pirate ghosts, mummies, robots and more!
In addition to stars Cameron Boyce, Madison Pettis, and David Arquette, this season will include a number of celebrity guest stars including Jack McBrayer (30 Rock) as a pirate mummy, Mark Hamill (Star Wars) as chilling pirate Shiverjack, Carl Reiner (The Dick Van Dyke Show) as ghost pirate Captain Treasure Tooth, Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family) as Snow-Foot, Estelle Harris (Toy Story 3) as Peg-Leg Peg and Jo Frost (Super Nanny) as Nanny Nell, Captain Hook’s no-nonsense nanny.
In addition to a revamped rock and roll-style theme song performed by Sharky and Bones of The Never Land Pirate Band, DisneyJunior.com/Jake will debut a brand new game, “Jake and the Never Land Pirates: The Super Pirate,” where players can take on the role of Jake as he attempts to retrieve the Mega-Mecha Sword that Captain Hook has stolen. Starting Jan. 31, kids are invited to unlock a new game level each week through Feb. 28.
The new season will air at 8:30 a.m ET on Disney Channel and on Disney Junior at 7:50 p.m. ET. New episodes of Jake and the Never Land Pirates will air every Friday throughout January and February culminating with the premiere of a special extended episode on Friday, Feb. 28, featuring three 11-minute stories that pit Jake against Hook in an ultimate showdown. Verified users on WATCH Disney Junior can watch all featured episodes in conjunction with the television premiere as well as on Disney Junior on Demand, iTunes, Xbox and Amazon the following day.