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RuPaul joins Disney’s Zombies 3 as the mother of all alien ships

RuPaul joins Disney’s Zombies 3 as the mother of all alien ships

The mother (ship) has arrived.

RuPaul is expanding his Hollywood femme fatale, as EW can exclusively reveal that the Emmy winner RuPaul’s Drag Race icon joined Milo Manheim and Meg Donnelly in the Disney cast Zombies 3 the continuation of the film.

Zombies 3 — set to premiere on the Disney+ streaming service — follows a group of aliens who infiltrate the show’s Seabrook High School student body of zombies, cheerleaders and werewolves, with RuPaul set to voice The Mothership, a “passive comic UFO- aggressive. “which brings aliens to earth, according to an official synopsis.

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Disney Channel; Richard Phibbs/Paramount+ RuPaul joins Disney sequel ‘Zombies 3’ as the voice of a UFO

Manheim and Donnelly return to the musical series as zombie Zed and cheerleader Addison, respectively, as they begin their senior year at the monstrous Seabrook Asylum. In the film, Zed pursues an athletic scholarship that would make him the first zombie to attend university, with Addison preparing for the school’s first international cheer. Their plans are derailed when aliens—led by RuPaul’s Mothership—arrive and, according to Disney, cause “nothing but friendly competition.”

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Zombies 3 teaser poster

Disney+ The ‘Zombies 3’ poster has been revealed ahead of the sequel’s summer release date.

Other cast members include Chandler Kinney as Willa; Ariel Martin as Wynter; Pearce Joza as Wyatt; Carla Jeffery as Bree; Trevor Tordjman as Bucky; Kylee Russell as Eliza; Terry Hu as A-spen; Matt Cornett as A-lan; Kyra Tantao as A-li; James Godfrey as Bonzo and Kingston Foster as Zoey.

The film’s soundtrack features eight new songs and accompanying dance numbers, including a new take on Zed and Addison’s popular duet “Someday.”

Disney released the first time Zombies series in 2018 as an adaptation of Zombies and cheerleaders by David Light and Joseph Raso. its continuation, Zombies 2premiered in 2020.

RuPaul joins the franchise after the legendary drag artist previously appeared in films such as The Brady Bunch movie, A very Brady sequel, But I’m a cheerleaderthe VH1 holiday movie The dog who stole Christmasand the beloved classic drag For Wong Foo. Before becoming the most decorated black performer in Emmys history with his 11th win in 2021, Drag Race the host-producer’s TV career saw him host his VH1 talk series The RuPaul Show from 1996 to 1998 and leading the Netflix scripted comedy AJ and the queen in addition to supporting roles on return, The wide city, Grace and Frankieand as the host of a 2020 episode of Saturday Night Live.

Zombies 3 will air exclusively on Disney+ starting July 15, and the encore presentation will air on August 12 at 8 p.m. on Disney Channel. The network version will include bonus footage and a bonus “lost song” musical number not included in the streaming edition.

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