Disney Confirms August 2 Premiere Date For “Descendants 3”

The movie will air at 8PM EDT on Friday, August 2.


The eagerly anticipated third installment in the “Descendants” film series has a premiere date.

According to an announcement from Disney Channel, “Descendants 3” will air at 8PM EDT on Friday, August 2.

The film finds cast members Dove Cameron, Sofia Carson, Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart, Mitchell Hope, China Anne McClain, Thomas Doherty, Dylan Playfair, and more reprising their roles for a new adventure. New cast members include heyenne Jackson as Hades, Jadah Marie as Dr. Facilier’s daughter Celia, Jamal Sims as Dr. Facilier, and Christian Convery and Luke Roessler as Smee’s sons Squeaky and Squirmy.

Per the official synopsis:

“Descendants 3” unfolds on “VK Day” as fair-minded Mal, Evie, Carlos and Jay—the Villain Kids AKA “The VKs”—cross the barrier and return to their birthplace, the Isle of the Lost, to bring four deserving Villain Kids to the coveted Auradon Prep in a land where they have a chance at success, happiness and fulfillment. But, it’s Mal who knows she must resolve to permanently close the barrier to the Isle of the Lost, fearing that nemeses Uma and Hades will wreak vengeance on her new home, the idyllic kingdom now ruled by her beloved King Ben. Despite her decision, an unfathomable dark force still threatens the people of Auradon, and Mal and her friends face their biggest challenge yet.

To further hype the new installment, Disney released the music video for opening song “Good To Be Bad.” That video is available below.

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