Disney Channel is moving forward with a sequel to telepic Lemonade Mouth, as well as a made-for-TV movie adaptation of its half-hour, dance-themed comedy Shake It Up.
Lemonade Mouth starred Bridgit Mendler and Naomi Scott and was the number 1 movie year-to-date for cable in total viewers when it premiered in April and tops among tweens 9-14 in all of television in 2011. Disney Channel had rerun the movie 16 times at last count.
The principal ensemble is expected to reunite for the sequel.
Shake It Up is the most-watched series in television among kids 6-11 and 9-14, with close to 2 million viewers in each of those demos. Starring Bella Thorne and Zendaya Coleman, the series is on pace to become the No. 1 cable series of all time in the 9-14 demo.