via press release:
IT'S A BOY…OR GIRL! EXPECTED DUE DATE, SEASON THREE!
DISNEY CHANNEL REVEALS SURPRISE THAT THE STORK IS ON THE WAY
TO THE DUNCANS; VIEWERS INVITED TO SELECT BABY'S NAME FOR
DEBUT IN UPCOMING SEASON OF HIT SERIES "GOOD LUCK CHARLIE"
Happy news that the Duncans are expecting a bundle of joy was revealed during the premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie, "Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas!," and now Disney Channel viewers around the world can vote for their favorite from among 10 names for the baby sister or brother who will debut in an hour-long special planned for spring 2012 on the hit series "Good Luck Charlie." Voting began Friday, December 2 at 9:30 p.m., ET and runs through December 16, at DisneyChannel.com/BabyVote.
- If it's a Boy – Noah, Jonah, Toby, Bobby Jr. and Bo
- If it's a Girl – Sydney, Erika, Mallory, Talia and Jenny
Adam Bonnett, Senior Vice President, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide, said: "There's no greater excitement than the arrival of a new baby in the house, and we are eager for our viewers to share in the relatable anticipation of a baby girl or baby boy joining the Duncan family that they’ve come to know and love."
"Good Luck Charlie," a sitcom geared towards the whole family, ranks as TV’s No. 1 program on Sundays (8:00 p.m.) among Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14. Overall, the series ranks No. 2 for the year among Kids 6-11 (1.9 million/7.6 rating) and No. 3 among Tweens 9-14 (1.6 million/6.6 rating). [Source: NTI, 12/27/11-11/27/11, most current trackage data with minimum 10 telecasts]
Joy of joys in Season Three -- the Duncan household prepares to expand with the impending arrival of a new baby, rubber duckies and choo-choo trains, while parents Bob and Amy juggle their jobs, and their kids, PJ, Teddy and Gabe, cope with both their teen years and their mischief-making toddler sister, Charlie.
Starring are Bridgit Mendler as Teddy Duncan, Leigh-Allyn Baker as Amy Duncan, Bradley Steven Perry as Gabe Duncan, Mia Talerico as Charlie Duncan, Eric Allan Kramer as Bob Duncan and Jason Dolley as PJ Duncan.
"Good Luck Charlie" was created by Phil Baker and Drew Vaupen ("Suddenly Susan" and "What I Like About You") and is executive-produced by Baker, Vaupen and Dan Staley ("Cheers," "Love & Money"). The trio, along with Sheri Singer, also executive-produce the Disney Channel Original Movie based on the series. "Good Luck Charlie" is a production of It's A Laugh Productions, Inc. It carries a TV-G parental guideline.