It was just announced that Peyton, 14, has joined the show as Tristan Friar, a class mate or Riley’s and her first crush. August Maturo has also joined the series as Louis Matthews, the youngest child of Cory (Ben Savage) and Topanga (Danielle Fishel).
“A HUGE Thank You to Michael Jacobs and everyone at Disney for inviting me to become part of their ‘World’” Peyton wrote on Twitter.
Set in New York City, the show will follow 7th grader Riley (Blanchard) and her best friend Maya (Sabrina Carpenter) as they navigate through middle school.
Their plans for a carefree year will be adjusted under the watch of Riley’s parents Cory (Ben Savage), who works as a history teacher at the school, and Topanga (Danielle Fishel), who owns an afterschool hangout known for its pudding.