Gargoyles (1994)

Gargoyles is a dark fantasy/action television series created for Disney in a major departure tonally. The series follows a group of gargoyles that lived during a time of war and were cursed by the humans they protected to live in the day in stone and take form at night. After one thousand years of imprisonment, they wake to discover they now live in New York City and eventually become the defenders of the night. 


Keith David , Jonathan Frakes , Jeff Bennett
Release Date
October 24, 1994
Disney Channel
Streaming Sevice
Greg Weisman
Jonathan Frakes
Greg Weisman
Story By
Greg Weisman


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