Great news for “Teen Beach” fans! It is now confirmed that the smash hit “Teen Beach Movie” is back for a sequel. Read on to learn more about “Teen Beach Movie 2” including the cast for the upcoming Disney Channel flick.
“Teen Beach Movie 2” is now in the works, with all of our much-loved celebrities set to return, including Ross Lynch, Maia Mitchell, Grace Phipps, Garrett Clayton and John DeLuca. They will reprise their characters from the 2013 Disney Channel Original Movie, “Teen Beach Movie.” The sequel is set for a 2015 release. Jordan Fischer (Seacat), Chrissie Fit (Cheechee), Mollee Gray (Giggles), Kent Boyd (Rascal), Jessica Lee Keller (Struts) and Will Loftis (Lugnut) will also be back to reprise their biker and surfer roles!
The first film about two surfing adolescent lovers, who get transported into a 1960s beach picture, was the second most viewed movie in cable history. In 2013, the album was the fourth bestselling soundtrack in the United States with 407,000 copies sold. It reached no. 3 on the Billboard 200 Charts.
The sequel will tag on the setup teased in the concluding scenes of “Teen Beach Movie,” as contemporary teens named Mack and Brady get a real-world visit from Lela, Tanner, Butchy and other surfer and biker pals from the beach party picture inside “Wet Side Story,” a 1960s beach party film.
Director Jeffrey Hornaday has started filming in July 2014. He also helmed and choreographed the first movie. “Teen Beach Movie 2” is written by original TBM scribe Robert Horn (“Designing Women,” “Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure”), Dan Berendson (“Hannah Montana: The Movie,” “Wizards of Waverly Place”) and Matt and Billy Eddy (“Zapped”). Michelle Manning and David Buelow will serve as executive producers of the movie.
“If they feel like they have a story that’s worth telling, they’ll put all their energy and support behind it. I like that they don’t go somewhere with things when they don’t know what to do; once they zero in on something organic, like the last one was, I’m sure they’re going to jump in hard, ” stated Jeffrey Hornaday, “Teen Beach Movie” director, to Hollywood Life.
With Jeffrey and the original cast returning, expectations are high from the sequel. Are you excited for “Teen Beach Movie 2” with the original cast members reprising their roles? Let us know by posting your comments below.
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