In “Avery’s First Crush”, When Avery (Hannelius) has her first crush on a boy, who happens to idolize Tyler (Blake Michael), she enlists Tyler and Nikki to help her spend more time with her crush. Tyler in turn, looks to Avery to help him get closer to Nikki.
G dished to JJJ about the episode, “I really love this episode because the viewers get to see a different side of Avery. They get to see her swoon over a guy she’s crushing on, and I think a lot of girls can relate to that. I can’t wait for everyone to see this episode, it’s one of my favorites.”
“Avery’s First Crush” airs Sunday, May 12th @ 8PM ET/PT on Disney Channel.
Be sure to follow G on Twitter too — she live tweets during the episode on the West Coast!
You might recognize Luke from Minutemen – he played Charlie. The 15-year-old actor will play Devin Daniels, a motocross racer looking for a new hobby.
Leah, 14, will be playing Peyton Hall, a formerly home-schooled tennis champion. Leah actually has a 4 1/2 octave range! Can’t wait to hear her sing!
G Hannelius has also snagged a role as Wednesday Malone, a precocious starlet in the making — that, we can see!
And get excited, Ms. Darbus is back! Alyson Reed will be reprising her High School Musical role, relocating from East to Madison High.
At Madison High, the students embark on a journey of self discovery while trying to build a revolutionary theatre program under the tutelage of Ms. Darbus. She casts a diverse troupe of both seasoned and raw actors to create an original musical production based on their lives.
Production on the pilot begins in March in consideration for a Disney Channel series to premiere in early 2012. The series will also four original songs.
Stay tuned to JJJ to see who will play Cherry O’Keefe, Colby Baker and Harvey Flynn.
WHAT DO YOU THINK of the new cast of Madison High?
Toy Story 3, which hits DVD shelves TOMORROW, November 2nd, boasts tons of bonus features. Check them out below:
– Day & Night: The innovative and entertaining short from the imagination of Pixar artist and director Teddy Newton. Plus a making of featurette.
– Beyond the Toybox: an alternative commentary track featuring leads from story, tech, art and animation â€“ commentary by story supervisor Jason Katz, supervising technical director Guido Quaroni, production designer Bob Pauley and supervising animators Bobby Podesta and Michael Venturini (BD-exclusive)
– Toys!: A closer look at all of Toy Story 3′s beloved toys from updating the classic characters to the creation of the Sunnyside Daycare and Bonnie’s Room toys.
– Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs – The Science of Adventure: Produced in conjunction with NASA, this hybrid animation documentary of Buzz’s visit to the International Space Station focuses on research in zero gravity and Buzz’s triumphant return to Earth.
Psst, Disney/Pixar is also offering up a Toy Story Box Collection which comes with all three movies with commentary and all of the behind-the-scenes extras you want!