Cheyenne Jackson lands villainous role of hades in Disney Channel’s “Descendents 3″
Disney Channel’s Descendants 3 just got more villainous. The cable net said today that Cheyenne Jackson is set to play Hades, the underworld ruler from Disney’s 1997 toon Hercules, rounding out the cast of the telepic threequel set for 2019.
Production on the live-action musical; is set to begin shortly, Disney Channel said. Watch the “Who Is Hades?” announcement video below.
Jackson, an American Horror Story player for the past few seasons who also appears in the upcoming Paramount Network comedy American Woman.
The actor writes on Instagram: “Excited to announce what I’ve been working on. Thanks for welcoming me into the Disney family.”