Matthew Chauncey Revealed as New Writer for Season 3 of Marvel’s “X-Men ’97” on Disney+

According to Deadline, Matthew Chauncey will be a new writer for season 3 of Disney+’s X-Men ’97.

What's Happening:

  • It was revealed that Matthew Chauncey will be a new writer for season 3 of Disney+’s X-Men '97.
  • This is after Beau DeMayo and Marvel parted ways earlier in the year after working on seasons 1 and 2.
  • Chauncey will work alongside director Jake Castorena, who has been on the series from its start.
  • Season 2 of X-Men ‘97 is in production with revised scripts, while season 3 is in development.
  • The series has received strong ratings with four million views on Disney+ with the first two episodes in the first five days.
  • The first season ended strong, receiving 3.5 million views in the first five days, making it Disney+’s most viewed full length animation series finale since the first season of Marvel’s What If…?.
  • Speaking of What If…? – Chauncey comes from the series, where he has been a writer-producer since season 1.

About X-Men ’97:

  • Marvel Animation’s X-Men’97 revisits the iconic era of the 1990s as The X-Men, a band of mutants who use their uncanny gifts to protect a world that hates and fears them, are challenged like never before, forced to face a dangerous and unexpected new future.

Voice Cast:

  • Ray Chase as Cyclops
  • Jennifer Hale as Jean Grey
  • Alison Sealy-Smith as Storm
  • Cal Dodd as Wolverine
  • JP Karliak as Morph
  • Lenore Zann as Rogue
  • George Buza as Beast
  • AJ LoCascio as Gambit
  • Holly Chou as Jubilee
  • Isaac Robinson-Smith as Bishop
  • Matthew Waterson as Magneto
  • Adrian Hough as Nightcrawler
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Tricia Kennedy
As a huge Disney fan Tricia enjoys having Walt Disney World basically in her backyard. When she's not at the theme parks she is either playing drums or with her dog Yoda. She is a lifelong Star Wars fan and has ridden Star Tours over 270 times.