How I Met Your Mother alum has been cast as the mom in Disney Channel’s live-action version of Kim Possible.
Hannigan portrayal of Dr. Ann Possible (aka Mom Possible) joins previously announced Sadie Stanley as protagonist Kim Possible and Sean Giambrone as Ron Stoppable, Kim’s best friend.
The comedy-adventure movie follows an everyday high school girl, Kim Possible who, in her spare time, using her brain, heart, and expertise, saves the world one day at a time.
The new and upcoming Disney Channel movie also cast Todd Stashwick and Taylor Ortega, as villains Drakken and Shego, respectively, Ciara Wilson as new high school student Athena, and Erika Tham as Kim’s childhood frenemy, Bonnie.
The Kim Possible movie will be co-directed and co-produced by Adam B. Stein and Zach Lipovsky. Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley from the original series are co-writing the script with Josh Cagan. The executive producers are McCorkle, Schooley and Zanne Devine.
The film is scheduled to premiere during 2019.