Apple Reveals ‘Central Park,’ Animated Musical Comedy Starring Josh Gad, Kristen Bell to Debut Summer 2020

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Apple today announced that “Central Park,” an animated musical comedy from Emmy Award winner Loren Bouchard (“Bob’s Burgers”), executive producer Josh Gad (“Frozen” films) and executive producer Nora Smith (“Bob’s Burgers”) will premiere exclusively on Apple TV+ this summer.

“Central Park” is an animated musical comedy about the Tillermans, a family that lives in, and are the caretakers of, Central Park. Owen, the park manager, and Paige, his journalist wife, raise their kids Molly and Cole in the world’s most famous park, while fending off a hotel heiress Bitsy Brandenham and her long suffering assistant Helen, who would love nothing more than to turn the park into condos. 

The series voice cast includes Josh Gad (“Frozen”) , Leslie Odom, Jr. (“Smash,” “Hamilton,” “Harriet”) , Kristen Bell (“Frozen,” “The Good Place,” “Veronica Mars”), Kathryn Hahn (“Bad Moms,” “Mrs. Fletcher”), Tituss Burgess (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), Daveed Diggs (“black-ish,” “Hamilton”) and Stanley Tucci (“Feud: Bette and Joan”).

“Central Park” is written and executive produced by Loren Bouchard, alongside Josh Gad and Nora Smith. The series hails from 20th Century Fox Television. 

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