The new, 10-episode series will take place 15 years after the original movies aired, and will see the new cast putting on their own rendition of High School Musical.
Joshua Bassett of Nickelodeon show, ‘Game Shakers’ was previously announced as leading man, Ricky, and joining him is Bizaardvark‘s Olivia Rodrigo as his ex-girlfriend Nini, who has two mums.
‘Andi Mack’ star Sofia Wylie will play the role of transfer student Gina, who feels she deserves a better part in the show than she has. Her role sounds quite similar to that of Sharpay Evans in the original films.
Broadway star Kate Reinders as drama teacher Miss Jenn, while Mark St Cyr plays robotics teacher Mr Mazzara, who isn’t really a fan of the whole singing and dancing thing. Or is he?
The show is currently under production, but is unclear of the release date.