Disney Channel recently premiered season five of "Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir" in the U.S. New episodes of the popular global series are now premiering weekly on Saturdays at 10am ET/PT.“Disney continues to be a key strategic partner for Miraculous and it is a delight to work together to share our passion to create first-class content that features a diverse cast of characters, relationship dynamics, secret identities, and intriguing villains, that keep audiences guessing and anxiously wanting more,” Founder and CEO, ZAG, Jeremy Zag, said.
Created by ZAG and co-produced with Method Animation (Mediawan Kids & Family), the 3D-CGI-animated superhero aspirational action-comedy series has made its way to more than120 countries around the world. The series has a broad audience reach, with superhero action and romantic storylines to please younger kids and preteens alike. “The adventures continue in season five which will be intense, epic, full of revelations, new locations to discover and massive musical moments. We can’t wait to share it!”
"Miraculous™ - Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir" continues to be everyone’s favorite superhero story and is ranked by IMDB amongst the Top 10 Best Animated Shows in the last 20 years. Available in over 120 countries, season five of the series starts to roll out this fall, followed by the highly anticipated $US100M+ animated feature. Miraculous has become a digital planetary craze with over 30 billion views on YouTube (authorized and user-generated content); over 200 million downloads of the official app; and over 400+ million plays on Roblox. Over 280 million products have been sold and retail sales have surpassed US$1B worldwide to date. The title has also been recognized with 29 awards.
The title follows the adventures of two Parisian teens with secret identities who magically transform into superheroes, Ladybug and Cat Noir to save their city. As secret superheroes, Ladybug and Cat Noir are partners in the action, but in their regular lives, they must keep their identities from everyone, including each other. In season five, arch-villain Shadow Moth, now known as Monarch, has never been so close to victory. Ladybug has lost her magical jewelry box, and she is left with only her Miraculous, and Cat Noir his. The heroes, however, continue working together.