Emilio Estevez to Return as Coach Bombay in New "Mighty Ducks" Disney+ Series

February 14, 2020
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Original Mighty Ducks coach Emilio Estevez is reprising his role as Coach Gordon Bombay in Disney+’s forthcoming series reboot of the classic sports franchise, TV Line reports. Estevez will join former Gilmore Girls star Lauren Graham in coaching a new team set in modern day Minnesota. “After 25 years, I am delighted to lace up my skates, put on Coach Bombay’s jacket and return to play the iconic character for this new chapter in The Mighty Ducks franchise. Likewise, I am thrilled to return to my old stomping grounds with my friends at Disney and Steve Brill, the original creator of the franchise, to join them on their exciting new platform, Disney+,” Estevez exclaimed in a statement.