Disney Channel has announced that the animated series “Phineas and Ferb” will be returning to television with 40 new episodes spread over two seasons. The show’s co-creator Dan Povenmire has signed a new overall deal with Disney Branded Television, which includes the revival of “Phineas and Ferb” and the renewal of Dan’s latest animated series “Hamster & Gretel” for a second season.
“Phineas and Ferb” first premiered in August 2007 and ran for four seasons before ending in June 2015. The show also produced two movies, “Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension,” and “Phineas and Ferb: Candace Against the Universe,” which premiered on Disney+ in 2020.
Disney Channel’s president Ayo Davis stated, “We couldn’t be happier to continue our collaboration with [Povenmire] and bring back the iconic Phineas and Ferb in a big way.” Dan Povenmire also expressed his excitement about returning to the show, saying, “I’m eagerly looking forward to diving back into the show for them and for a whole new generation.”
It is currently unknown which actors will reprise their roles in the show.