Surf’s up, Teen Beachers!
The first official trailer for “Teen Beach 2,” the sequel to mega-hit Disney Channel Original Movie “Teen Beach Movie,” starring Ross Lynch and Maia Mitchell, is finally here. Disney Channel released the video Friday.
“Teen Beach 2,” which filmed in Puerto Rico, reunites the original cast’s Lynch (Disney Channel’s “Austin & Ally”) and Mitchell (ABC Family’s “The Fosters”) as Brady and McKenzie, plus Garrett Clayton and Grace Phipps who reprise their roles as Tanner and Lela. “Pitch Perfect 2’s” Chrissie Fit (CheeChee), Jordan Fisher (Seacat), William Loftis (Lugnut), Kent Boyd (Rascal), John DeLuca (Butchy), Mollee Gray (Giggles), Jessica Keller (Struts) and Mason Cutler also return as their characters, plus newcomer Raymond Cham Jr. who was cast as Brady’s (Lynch) best friend. The flick picks up a few months after the original, this time set in Brady and McKenzie’s world.
Jeffrey Hornaday is back as director with a script by Robert Horn, Dan Berendsen, Matt and Billy Eddy. Michelle Manning and David Buelow serve as producers.
The original pic “Teen Beach Movie” brought in 13.5 million viewers, ranking as the no.2 TV movie of all time across cable networks, just behind Disney’s “High School Musical 2.”
“Teen Beach 2” is set to premiere this summer. Watch the official trailer above.