Tag Archives: High School Musical

Disney Star Cried When He Found Out His Character Was Finally Coming Out as Gay

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It’s been 15 years since Disney released the third and final High School Musical film and millions of fans flocked to theaters to see how the stories of Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Ryan, and Chad ended. The High School Musical franchise helped launch the careers of its stars, Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu, and others. The first two movies were ...

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Disney Star Faces More Backlash After Religious Acceptance Speech

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The original High School Musical film from 2003 was a Disney Channel Original Movie that focused on teenagers finding themselves and chasing their goals in spite of peer pressure — but the star of the hit spinoff series has been facing a lot of negative treatment from fans, which directly opposes the franchise’s meaning! Disney actor and High School Musical: The Musical: ...

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Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic ‘High School Musical’ Performance For Exclusive Cruise


When it comes to Disney and Broadway, there is often a lot of cross-over between the shows, songs, and the talent involved onstage. Plenty of Disney shows have come to Broadway, such as Frozen or The Lion King, and many Disney stars have also played iconic roles in non-Disney shows (or, in some cases, they have originated equally-iconic Disney princess roles). Just ...

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Star of ‘Original’ High School Musical, Dead at 73

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Musical starlet and Grammy Award Winning singer-songwriter Olivia Newton-John passed away on Monday, August 8, at the age of 73. According to her family, she went “peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning, surrounded by family and friends.” “Olivia has been a symbol of triumphs and hope for over 30 years sharing her journey with breast cancer,” wrote ...

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Channel the Fashion of Your Favorite Disney Channel Star

In August of 2020 former Disney Channel star Debby Ryan used the “What I’d Wear…” TikTok trend to take her fans on a nostalgic trip through her most famous roles. In the video captioned “What I’d wear to Fashion Week in…” the actress transformed into sleek modern styles of some of her best-known characters, including Bailey from The Suite Life on ...

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Go From School Spirit to Sizzling Summer with ‘High School Musical 2’

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Many families right now find themselves at a very happy crossroads. The book has closed on yet another school year, and the start of summer vacation is just within reach. It’s definitely a time for celebration and one that just may even bring about the sudden, undeniable urge to break out into a well-synchronized, perfectly choreographed song and dance number. ...

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Corbin Bleu Makes Cameo Appearance on Disney+ Show

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Ever since the year 2006 when the Disney Channel Original Movie High School Musical first debuted, the franchise has had devoted fans who are drawn to its catchy original songs, dance numbers, and vibrant high school atmosphere. The franchise has continued with High School Musical: The Musical: The Series on Disney+, and the show’s new season apparently features a fan favorite ...

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Denzel Washington Recommended Disney Actor For ‘Elvis’ Role

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The new Elvis movie has many viewers talking (especially since it’s one of the trailers being shown before Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness), and Disney fans will recognize the lead actor playing Elvis Presley from the Disney Channel show Hannah Montana, the Nickelodeon show iCarly, and the 2011 Disney Channel Original Movie (and High School Musical spin-off) Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure. Austin Butler ...

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