Do you ever wonder what happened to the bad guys after everyone else lived happily ever after? Disney is ready to tell that story in their latest made for TV movie Descendants. It seems that Maleficent, Jafar, the Evil Queen, and Cruella DeVil all had kids of their own. What happens when these kids are put into the finest prep school in the world of Disney?Here’s the first trailer:
In a present day idyllic kingdom, the benevolent teenaged son of the King and Queen (Beast and Belle from Disney’s iconic Beauty and the Beast) is poised to take the throne. His first proclamation: offer a chance of redemption to the trouble-making offspring of Cruella De Vil, Maleficent, The Evil Queen and Jafar, who have been imprisoned on a forbidden island with all the other villains, sidekicks, evil step-mothers and step-sisters.
These villainous descendants are allowed into the kingdom to attend prep school alongside the offspring of iconic Disney heroes. However, the evil teens face a dilemma: should they follow in their nefarious parents’ footsteps and help all the villains regain power or embrace their innate goodness and save the kingdom?
Disney’s Descendants premieres on the Disney Channel later this summer in July. Here’s the featurettes that goes into a little more detail about each character.
What do you think? Will you be checking this movie out? Could this lead to a new series?