The Mysterious Benedict Society

Last Updated on: February 22nd, 2023

The Mysterious Benedict Society disney plus movie factsThe Mysterious Benedict Society is a new television series planned for Disney’s streaming platform, Disney+.

The Mysterious Benedict Society stars Emmy® Award winner Tony Hale (“Veep,” “Arrested Development”) in the titular role and features a standout ensemble of young actors. Placed undercover at a boarding school known as The Institute, a group of orphans must foil a nefarious plot with global ramifications while creating a new sort of family along the way. The original book, upon which the eight-episode first season is based, was named a Time magazine “Best Young Adult Book of all Time” and sold over 3 million copies.

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  • Mr Benedict/Mr Curtain: Tony Hale
  • Number Two: Kristen Schaal
  • Rhonda: MaameYaa Boafo
  • Milligan: Ryan Hurst
  • Ms Perumal: Gia Sandhu
  • Reynie Muldoon: Mystic Inscho
  • Kate Weatherall: Emmy DeOliveira
  • George Washington: Seth Carr
  • Constance Contraire: Marta Timofeeva


  • Writers: Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay
  • Executive Producers: James Bobin, Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Todd Slavkin, Darren Swimmer, Jamie Tarses

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