SDCC 2017: DuckTales creators talk Gizmoduck and casting Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Jul 22, 2017

The '90s are back! Okay, they've been back for a while, but the latest evidence is the brand new DuckTales reboot coming to Disney XD.

What does it take to bring the beloved children's show back in 2017? In the San Diego Comic-Con interview below, creators Matt Youngberg and Francisco Angones tell SYFY WIRE that it comes down to recognizing what they loved about the show as kids.

One of those things? Gizmoduck, the superhero of the DuckTales universe, who will be voiced by Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda. But how did they manage to snag Miranda? Watch the video below to find out.