Pixar will produce its first full-length television series, win or losewith Will Forte in the foreground.
win or lose was announced at the D23 Expo on September 9, along with several other titles from Disney and Pixar. By Deadline, saturday night live Star Will Forte will voice Coach Dan in the upcoming baseball-themed series. win or lose focuses on a co-ed college softball team called the Pickles before their important championship game. Story artists Carrie Hobson and Michael Yates are the writers and directors of this upcoming project. Additionally, David Lally will produce.
win or lose was first announced on Disney Investor Day 2020. In November 2021, Pixar released a poster for the upcoming series featuring Coach Dan’s back to the camera, alongside several ballplayers with a purple sunset in the background. A different player on the Pickles will offer their perspective on each episode of Win or Lose.
win or lose follows a plot similar to that of the 1976 film Bad News Bear, in the way both storylines feature a misfit group of ballplayers. Although it is unclear if Coach Dan is like the coach of Bad news carries. In addition to Coach Dan, the D23 Expo gave viewers their first look at the character of Referee Frank. Frank is a college professor and referee who hopes to return to the dating world, but his nerves keep him from asking the local barista.
Pixar has several movies in the works
In addition to win or lose, Pixar has announced several upcoming movies, following new storylines and continuing old ones. One of the animation studio’s next projects is that of Peter Sohn Elementary. Elementary is based on Sohn’s childhood and takes place in a universe where the inhabitants of fire, water, earth and air live together. Similar to most of Avatar: The Last Airbender. The film will be released in theaters on June 16, 2023.
In the same way ElementaryPixar Goes Intergalactic Again With 2024 Feature Elio. Obi Wan KenobiYonas Kibreab plays the lead role, alongside Ugly Bettyis America Ferrera as Elio’s mother. Elio will be released in the spring of 2024. In addition to new stories, the animation studio will also return to familiar favorites. Amy Poehler will reprise her role as Joy in Upside down 2. The sequel to the popular 2015 film Upside down will fast forward in time and follow Riley’s teenage years. upside down 2 will also introduce viewers to new emotions on its June 14, 2024 release date.
win or lose will premiere on an undetermined release date on Disney+ in fall 2023.