As part of the Winter 2023 TCA Press Tour, Disney+ took to the stage Friday morning to reveal a robust slate of premiere dates and first-looks (alongside Disney Channel and National Geographic). This included a brand-new trailer and key art for the much anticipated Season 2 return of The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder, premiering exclusively on the streamer February 1 with 10 new episodes.
The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder picks up the story of its central character, Penny Proud, and her iconicfamily: parents Oscar and Trudy, twin siblings BeBe and CeCe, and grandmother Suga Mama (and Puff!). By Penny’s side is her loyal crew: Dijonay Jones, LaCienega Boulevardez, Zoey Howzer, Maya Leibowitz-Jenkinsand Michael Collins.
Building off the standout success of the series’ debut, Season 2 of continues to tell entertaining and laugh out-loud stories, while highlighting culturally specific experiences of the Black community and addressing universal topics. Various storylines this season touch on self-worth, interracial dating and Juneteenth.
The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder stars Kyla Pratt as the voice of Penny Proud; Tommy Davidson as her dad, Oscar; Paula Jai Parker as her mom, Trudy; JoMarie Payton as Suga Mama; Cedric the Entertainer as Uncle Bobby; Karen Malina White as Dijonay Jones; Alisa Reyes as LaCienega; and Soleil Moon Frye as Zoey.
As previously announced, the guest star list for S2 includes Gabrielle Union, Chance the Rapper, Leslie Odom Jr., Holly Robinson Peete, Normani, Cortney B. Vance, gymnasts Gymnasts Dominique Dawes, Gabby Douglas and Laurie Hernandez, Maury Povich and more.
The series comes from original The Proud Family creator/EP Bruce W. Smith, executive producer Ralph Farquhar and co-EP and story editor Calvin Brown, Jr. (Da Jammies). Jan Hirota is producer and Annie and Emmy Award winner Eastwood Wong (The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show, Green Eggs and Ham) is art director. Produced by Disney Television Animation.