E-OT winner Helen Mirren is expected to narrate When Nature Calls, ABC’s next comedic take on “the lighter side of the natural world.”
Based on the BBC Studios comedy Walk on the Wild Side, When Nature Calls With Helen Mirren will feature comedians “putting words in the mouths of beautiful beasts, tiny frogs, beatbox badgers and more, in stills. captivating from all over the world. “(Watch a teaser above.)
The ‘unscripted’ animal comedy will now air Thursday, June 24 at 8 a.m. / 7 a.m., which means Holey Moley 3D in 2D will launch a two-hour premiere on Thursday, June 17 at 8 p.m. (then return to its usual 9 p.m. slot time). next week).
“I am excited for the opportunity to reveal the ‘true inner life’ of the noble creatures with whom we share the planet,” Mirren said in a statement.
“When you’ve won an Oscar, Emmy and Tony, the only way to add to your legacy is to tell When Nature Calls with Helen Mirren,” said Rob Mills, executive vice president of Unscripted & Alternative for Walt Disney Television.