Gabby Duran and the Unsittables

Last Updated on: April 22nd, 2023

Gabby Duran and the Unsittables

“Gabby Duran and the Unsittables” is a live-action comedy television series that premiered on Disney Channel on October 11, 2019. The show is based on the book series “Gabby Duran & The Unsittables” by Elise Allen and Daryle Conners.

The series follows the adventures of Gabby Duran (played by Kylie Cantrall), a 13-year-old girl who is hired as a babysitter by the prestigious babysitting agency called “The Organization.” However, she quickly learns that the children she is tasked with watching are not ordinary kids—they are extraterrestrial beings disguised as humans.

Gabby’s clients, known as “The Unsittables,” include aliens, robots, and other strange creatures. Despite the challenges that come with babysitting these unique and often mischievous extraterrestrial children, Gabby is determined to do her best to keep them safe and happy while navigating the complexities of being a typical teenager.

As the series progresses, Gabby forms strong bonds with the children she cares for, while also facing the ups and downs of adolescence, friendships, and her secret double life as a babysitter for aliens.

“Gabby Duran and the Unsittables” blends comedy, science fiction, and coming-of-age themes, offering young viewers a fun and entertaining series that explores the challenges of balancing responsibilities and friendships.

The show has been praised for its diverse cast and engaging storylines, as well as its positive messages about friendship, acceptance, and embracing one’s unique qualities.

Additional Details:

  • Year of Debut: 2019
  • Year of Finale: 2021
  • Type of Series: Live-Action
  • TV Channel/Platform: Disney Channel
  • IMDB Link


  • Kylie Cantrall: Gabby Duran
  • Maxwell Acee Donovan: Wesley
  • Coco Christo: Olivia
  • Nathan Lovejoy: Principal Swift
  • Valery Ortiz: Dina


  • Showrunners and Writers: Mike Alber and Gabe Snyder
  • Executive Producers: Joe Nussbaum, Mike Alber and Gabe Snyder
  • Director: Nzingha Stewart
  • Based upon the novel written by Elise Allen and Daryle Conners

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