This is not a joke. This week, Disney XD announced season two of Walk the Prank will premiere on April Fool’s Day.
The series “blends scripted comedy with elaborate hidden-camera pranks.” The cast includes Cody Veith, Bryce Gheisar, Jillian Shea Spaeder, Brandon Severs, and Tobie Windham.
The new season will feature guest appearances from KC Undercover stars Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, and Kamil McFadden in addition to NFL and WWE athletes. Season two of Walk the Prank debuts on April 1st.
“Walk the Prank,” Disney XD’s hit series that blends scripted comedy with elaborate hidden-camera pranks, kicks off its second season with two back-to-back episodes on April Fool’s Day, SATURDAY, APRIL 1 (11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EDT), on Disney XD, the Disney XD App, VOD and Disney XD’s YouTube. Special guest stars join in on the prank action this season, including Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, and Kamil McFadden (“K.C. Undercover”), plus popular NFL athletes and WWE Superstars.
Launch to date, “Walk the Prank” has generated nearly 200 million viewer engagements across multiple platforms including 95.4 million Total Viewers on Disney XD and Disney Channel, and 76.0 million total views of series clips on Disney XD’s YouTube channel. “Walk the Prank” is Disney XD’s No. 1 series of the past year on VOD (15.0 million viewer engagements) and its No. 1 live-action series on the Disney XD app (6.3 million video starts).
Season two of the laugh-inducing series will be ushered in with an all-day “Walk the Prank” marathon featuring a variety of fan-favorite episodes from season one, beginning at 6:00 a.m. EDT, on Disney XD.
In the season two premiere episode “Dino Safari VR,” Chance, Herman and Dusty become mesmerized by a new dinosaur virtual reality game at school which inspires the next set of pranks that include Bailey disguised as a mind-melding robot from the future and a stunt that leaves an unsuspecting camp counselor believing he’s discovered a real spaceship in the woods.
In the second episode “Party Hearty,” Chance tries to figure out why he’s the only one of his friends invited to party, while the gang pulls off a prank that makes Herman’s creepy life-size doll appear to come to life just in time to scare a babysitter.
New episodes of season two will continue to premiere with two back-to-back episodes on Saturdays, beginning Saturday, April 8 (11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT), on Disney XD.
Starring are Cody Veith as Chance, Bryce Gheisar as Herman, Jillian Shea Spaeder as Bailey, Brandon Severs as Dusty and Tobie Windham as Uncle Will. “Walk the Prank” was created and executive produced by Adam Small (“Mad TV”) and Trevor Moore (“Whitest Kids U Know”). The series is from Horizon Productions and carries a TV-Y7 parental guideline.”
What do you think? Have you seen Walk the Prank? Will you watch season two?