Home » Screen

Girl Meets World Is A Go!

Submitted by on June 18, 2013 – 12:37 pm3 Comments

Cue the Millennial nostalgia… perhaps a decade too early. After months of hype and rumors, the Boy Meets World spinoff/sequel entitled Girl Meets World has been picked up by the Disney Channel to debut sometime in 2014.

The series will reunite original stars Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel as Corey and Topanga. The characters are now married, and the show will follow their tween-aged daughter Riley (Rowan Blanchard) and her best friend Maya (Sabrina Carpenter). But audiences will still see plenty of the original duo: Corey is now the junior high history teacher, and Topanga runs a popular after-school hang out.

Fan favorites Rider Strong, Will Friedle, and of course, Mr. Feeney himself William Daniels have all been spotted on the set as well.

In a statement, original series creator Michael Jacobs described Girl Meets World as “a new show for a new generation that will be rooted in the same kind of honest, comedic storytelling about coming of age and the importance of family and friendship that made ‘Boy Meets World’ so popular.”

So what’s the Disney Channel’s plan – try to make a new kids show that young parents will want to watch too?

What do you think? Will you tune in for Girl Meets World?

[via USA Today; image by Eric McCandless/Disney Channel]

Related Posts with Thumbnails

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS. Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

We want to keep in touch with you. If you give us your email address, you may receive marketing emails from the DJ Networks family. We hope that's cool.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.