Disney Channel Auditions 2012 and new show ‘Madison High’
High School Musical has a new spin off – Welcome to Madison High.
Madison High is a new Disney Channel show that began filming its pilot last year and will begin running in 2012. Madison High is a spin off of the very popular High School Musical.
Like many other shows on the network, the format is a musical comedy aimed at pre-teens and teens. The show is set within a school. The cast is diverse in their interests. On the series characters have many different talents and passions. The cast includes an athlete, a musician, a blogger, an artist and a perfectionist into acting and drama. One of their teachers (Alyson Reed of High School Musical) was transferred from the High School Musical school and tends to name drop some of the High School Musical character names in the Madison High series. In a way the new Disney Channel show comedy picks up where High School Musical left off, With a favorite teacher from High School Musicals East High being transferred to Madison High and meeting another group of talented teens.
A press release for Disney described the new characters and their backgrounds and previous projects a little more:
15-year-old Luke Benward has the lead role of Devin Daniels, a motocross racer looking for a new hobby. The native of Nashville, Tennessee is the son of an actress and a musician, and since age 5 has appeared in commercials, music videos and movies, including the Disney Channel Original Movie “Minutemen,” “How to Eat Fried Worms,” “Doggone,” “Because of Winn-Dixie,” “Mostly Ghostly,” “Dear John” and “We Were Soldiers.”
14-year-old singer Leah Lewis has landed her first leading role as Peyton Hall, a formerly home-schooled tennis champion. Born in China and raised in Orlando, Florida, Lewis has appeared in national commercials for Kraft Cheese, Home Depot and Natures Own Bread, as well as an international commercial for Disneyland Hong Kong.
12-year-old G Hannelius is set to play Wednesday Malone, a precocious starlet in the making. The native of Boston, Massachusetts began her acting career at the age of 8 at the Children’s Theater of Maine. A familiar face on Disney Channel, she starred in the short form series “Leo Little’s Big Show” and “Den Brother,” and has appeared on “Sonny With A Chance,” “Good Luck Charlie,” “Hannah Montana” and Disney XD’s “I’m in the Band.” Her other television credits include a series regular role on ABC’s “Surviving Suburbia.”
The series is the first cross between a Disney Channel Movie and a Disney Channel series for the network. Madison High is written by the man who produced Jonas L.A, Lester Lewis and the series director, Paul Hoen also directed Camp Rock 2. The series is produced by ‘It’s a Laugh Productions’ which is one of the primary production companies involved in Disney Channel original shows.
Madison High stars Luke Benward (How to Eat Fried Worms), Genevieve Hannelius(Good Luck Charlie, Sonny with a Chance), Leah Lewis, Katherine McNamara, Mark Indelicato(Ugly Betty) and Nolan Sotillo (Corey and Lucas For The Win).
The series is in production now and will premiere on the Disney Channel in 2012. The regular cast has already been selected but extras, featured extras and special guests may all still be needed for the show.
Stay tuned for more Disney Channel Auditions 2012 and more information about any upcoming casting calls for ‘Madison High’
89 thoughts on “Disney Channel – Madison High”
hello my name is Karimat. I am 14 years young and I would love to be cast in this new show. I have got what it takes. I am a full life performer that’s what I do. Entertainment is just my thing, I have a lot of experiences, like I have been singing since 7 years old and I have a great vocal range. I started taking dance class at 5 in my school, now I am one of the best dancers in my school. I have a great experience for acting as well. I am a total drama queen, trust me I am not afraid to do what I love and I can be very inspiring. I am not extremely gorgeous or pretty but not ugly either and I am a very confident person not shy at all.
Hey I’m Achol and for my whole life I always dreamed of being and actor. My family says I’m great even my school says it. I promise if you choose me it wouldn’t be any mistake. I would do the best I can and you will be surprised. I’m 13 years old and I live in Memphis Tn. So please give me a shot.
Hi I am Neishaa Barber, 14 years old. I have taken singing acting and modeling lessons. I was in gymnastics for 6 years. I play basketball and baseball. I know how to read monologues. I also have a resume.
wow you are talented just like I am.
Hi I’m Daniela, I have 13 years old, Height 5’5, Weight 105, Im almost 14. I’m from Mexico, but now I live in Hesperia, California. I love to sing and act. I always like to be in a Disney channel show. What most I want to do is act, it is my dream. I always work hard and I can do all what you are telling me. Thanks
Hi I’m Kristel but my friends call me Tel.
I’m 13 turning 14 this November. A sophomore student I’m from the Philippines.
I love singing and dancing. I’m a choir member of our school since grade 3. I can tell you more about myself. I hope I get a response. Please email me. Thank you and God Bless ^_^
hi I am Arely and I am an excellent actress. I have a lot of acting experience. I love acting as well as singing, modeling and designing clothes. I think I would be a great choice, for more info call me or email me. If you pick me you won’t regret it!
Hello, I’m Ine and am 12 years old.
I am fond of acting and have therefore taken drama lessons.
You must know a few things about me.
I live in Belgium and my English is pretty good. But I make still make some errors now and then. I’ve never had English lessons. Every day I practice my English so that I can speak this language better.
I hope I get a response and you have another audition that would me better.
My name is Paula
I’m 13 but could pass for a 14 years old.
I’m very funny and love to be in this show 🙂
Hi, I’m Haley I’m a 14 year old singer/ actress.
I’m originally from Arkansas, so I’m a country girl! But I now live in Louisiana , so I’m kind of a city girl too!
I love songwriting, singing, & acting. I’ve been playing the guitar for about 5 years now. To be an actress and a singer has been my dream forever, lol.
Anyways check out one of my covers ? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9jjl8pX4Vc&feature=plcp
Ello! My name’s Brynetta Ransom, I’m 14, 5’4, dark brown eyes, mixed, average size, Even though you probably won’t even read this,(cause who reads the last ones, right?), Yeah, okay! Bye! 🙂
Hiya Hiya! <3 I'm Liliana! It's nice to meet you! I'm 12 turning 13 in March! My weight is 82 lbs. I was adopted from China and I really love music! Singing, acting and having fun are my favorite things! I'm 4"9 (short but energetic) I'm level 4 Piano Nyssma. I'm not a very picky person and I love anything to do with music oh did I already say that already? Sorry! Haha but anyway, it would very fun if I could be on Disney Channel because one day I want to prove to people that anyone can be special!
Hi! My name is Shenye Gorgi, I’m 12 years old and I live in Sweden. I think this is a good opportunity for me to show what I can do, and a good start for me wanting to become a singer and an actor in the future. I can speak Swedish, Kurdish, a little bit France and I can speak pretty good English. My hair colour is light brown, i have mottled eyes colour, I’m not skinny and I got curly hair. In my spare time I hang out with my friends, studying and singing.I have no previous experience when it comes to acting, but I am fast learner and think it looks fun. I would love to try something new and very confident that I will manage new challenges!
Hi I’m Cindy, I’m 14 years old. I’ve been acting for a long time now.
Hi my name is Arely. I am from Atlanta, Georgia. I’m 13 and am 5’2″. I have acted on TV before when I was younger. I was on barney. I have acted in about 12 plays in all in and outside of school . I love becoming somebody else. Please give me a chance. Thank you.
Hello, My name is Shania.
I was born in Michigan but my parents moved here from China. I am 13 years old turning 14 later this year. I have Black hair and Dark Brown eyes. I’m 5’2. I love singing and acting and I hope people will give me a chance. After learning that it is possible to get an acting role even though I’m Asian, that gives me some hope of getting in. I now know that I can’t just sit here and expect me to just automatically be an actress, I have to take some actions. Thank you for your time. 🙂
I am 13 yrs old and always had a dream to be a singer and an actress. I think I am a really good actress.
I am Hannah, and I love to act and sing. If there are any spots available, I would love to be on Disney Channel.
Hello! I’m Alyssa. I’m 15, 5’2, brown eyes, Mexican, auburn brownish hair, light skinned, and I’m very interested in auditioning in Disney, I love to act and I ALWAYS wanted to be on Disney. I’m sure you wont pick me but my dream is to act and I have being trying so hard in so many auditions. I’m just waiting for an email so please email me!
Hello there! I am interested and I am willing to audition for this disney show
Please take me into consideration
I’m 14 year old and I always wanted to be on Disney channel. My best talent is dance. I also like to act and I can try try sing.
My name is ayanna.
I am 11 years old.
It has always been my dream to be on a Disney Channel show. I actually went to a audition in North Carolina but I was to young to get the part.
I am african american, I have brown eyes,and dark brown hair.
I also like to sing a lot it helps me with acting to!!!
when I was 8, I did a play for the community and I got the lead role.
I cheered and did swimming lessons when I was about 5 or 6.
I live in north carolina.
I would also like to play any character that is open.
I go to a peforming arts school so we do a lot of warm ups and stuff like that.
My name is AJ.
I am 11 years old, I love to sing and dance.
I’ve always wanted to be an actor and I’ve always copied what I see on tv.
I currently live in Japan so I am fluent in Japanese.
Everyday after school I’d ride my bike down to the oak and play dodgeball or soccer.