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Why Emilio Estevez Thinks The Breakfast Club Turned Out Better Than St. Elmo's Fire

The Brat Pack are a fascinating cultural object. Sure, the idea of having young, hot movie stars is nothing new, but the idea that they all operated basically within the same circle, constantly working with each other over and over again, is rather unusual. The 1980s saw a massive rise in movies targeted to teenagers, and the Brat Pack were the people they cut out of magazines and plastered all over their bedroom walls. Molly Ringwald, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, and more spoke to a whole generation of angsty teens. And perhaps the true poster boy for the Brat Pack was Emilio Estevez.

Josh Duhamel To Replace Emilio Estevez in Disney+ Mighty Ducks Series

(KDLM) – North Dakota native Josh Duhamel has been hired to star in season two of the Disney+ series Mighty Ducks: Game Changers. Duhamel’s character is named Gavin Cole. Cole is a former NHL player-turned coach who runs a super intense hockey institute where the players will be in season two.

The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers Season 2 Replaces Emilio Estevez With Josh Duhamel

The Mighty Ducks have found their new hockey coach. Late last year, we heard that Emilio Estevez was not returning for the second season of "The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers," the Disney+ series led by Lauren Graham that serves as a streaming revival of the popular '90s sports-movie franchise. Wishful thinking had some fans hoping that, in Estevez's absence, Joshua Jackson might return to reprise his role as a grown version of Charlie Conway from the original 1992 "Mighty Ducks" film. However, Deadline reports that a different Josh — Josh Duhamel — will take over from Estevez, as a former NHL player who now runs a "super-intense hockey institute" where the Ducks will be training in season 2.

Josh Duhamel replacing Emilio Estevez on The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers as new head coach

Goodbye, Coach Gordon Bombay — say hello to Coach Gavin Cole. Josh Duhamel is replacing Emilio Estevez as the adult male lead of The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers, EW has learned. Duhamel will star as new character Gavin Cole, a former-NHL-player-turned-coach who runs the intense summer hockey institute where the young athletes land in season 2. Described as "inspirational, charming, and hardcore," he's "big on the hockey metaphor that applies to life."

Mighty Ducks: Game Changers Recruits Josh Duhamel to Play New Coach in Season 2, Replacing Emilio Estevez

A new coach will hit the ice when The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers returns for Season 2. Disney+ announced Monday that Josh Duhamel has joined the cast as Gavin Cole, a former NHL player-turned-coach who runs the super-intense summer hockey institute where the series is set this season. Described as inspirational, charming and hardcore, Cole is “big on the hockey metaphor that applies to life.” The news comes after it was previously announced that Emilio Estevez would not be returning as Gordon Bombay next season. Estevez shut down reports that his departure had anything to do with COVID protocols, saying that “my exit...