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Disney Gears Up for Gabby Duran & the Unsittables


Gabby Duran & the Unsittables, a new family comedy, has been slated for a fall release on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW.

The series is set to bow on Friday, October 11, at 9 p.m. It introduces 13-year-old Gabby Duran, played by actress and musician Kylie Cantrall, who inadvertently lands a job babysitting an unruly group of VIP extraterrestrial children disguised as everyday kids.

Cantrall became a YouTube sensation as host of the series Hello Kylie, which has seen her interview musicians such as Pentatonix, Matty B. and Jordyn Jones. She has also released several music videos, including “Snake,” “Feature from Quavo,” “Abraca DAH Brah” and “Sleep is for Suckas.” Her most recent video, “That’s What I’m Talkin’ Bout,” was released through Disney Channel Voices, an initiative to showcase new music. Cantrall has also made guest appearances on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark and Raven’s Home.

Starring alongside Cantrall is Maxwell Acee Donovan (Good Kids) as Gabby’s best friend and conspiracy theorist Wesley; Coco Christo (We Take the Low Road) as Gabby’s overachieving little sister Olivia; Nathan Lovejoy (The Code) as the wacky Principal Swift; Valery Ortiz (Switched at Birth) as Gabby’s caring and career-driven mom Dina; and Callan Farris (Kings) as Jeremy, a shape-shifting alien and Gabby’s first babysitting assignment.

Mike Alber and Gabe Snyder (Kirby Buckets) serve as executive producers on the series, alongside Joe Nussbaum (Just Add Magic). Gabby Duran & the Unsittables is a production of Gabby Productions, a subsidiary of Omnifilm Entertainment.

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