Disney Channel Orders 'I Didn't Do It' Starring Disney XD Star Olivia Holt and Newcomer Austin North

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June 19th, 2013

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DISNEY CHANNEL ORDERS "I DIDN'T DO IT," STARRING

DISNEY XD STAR OLIVIA HOLT AND NEWCOMER AUSTIN NORTH

 

Disney Channel has ordered the comedy series "I Didn't Do It," starring popular actress and recent Radio Disney Music Award winner Olivia Holt (Disney XD's "Kickin' It" and the Disney Channel Original Movie "Girl Vs. Monster," for which she recorded the song "Had Me @Hello") and newcomer Austin North ("A.N.T. Farm," "Kickin' It"), it was announced today by Adam Bonnett, Executive Vice President, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. The multi-camera series begins production this summer in Los Angeles for a scheduled early 2014 premiere on Disney Channel.

 

In the series, ultra-competitive fraternal twins Lindy and Logan Watson, together with their four best friends, navigate their freshman year of high school. Each episode begins with a comedic "what just happened?" situation, as Lindy and Logan each spin their own vivid account of a certain occurrence or predicament. The series will use flashback scenes to tell the siblings' unique stories.

 

Bonnett said: "We are looking forward to presenting our viewers with the humor, friendship and unexpected plot twists this unique sitcom offers by beginning each episode with the end of the story. We have assembled a top-notch creative team and cast of talented young actors with incredible comedic chemistry who already feel like they have been close friends since childhood."

 

In addition to Holt and North, the series stars Piper Curda ("A.N.T. Farm") as Jasmine, Sarah Gilman ("Last Man Standing") as Delia and Peyton Clark as Garrett.

 

"I Didn't Do It" was created by Tod Himmel ("90210," "The Starter Wife") and Josh Silverstein ("So Random!"), and is executive produced by Himmel and Judd Pillot ("According to Jim," "Dog With A Blog"). Silverstein is supervising producer.

 

Disney Channel is a 24-hour kid-driven, family inclusive television network that taps into the world of kids and families through original series and movies. Currently available on basic cable in over 99 million U.S. homes and to millions of other viewers on Disney Channels around the world, Disney Channel is part of the Disney/ABC Television Group.

 
  • nickelodeonanddisney

    It sounds ok, maybe the pilot cam be good but I’m sick of Disney channel trying to make Olivia Holt a star, kickin it is rubbish and so was girl vs monster, but the show sounds ok

  • nickelodeonanddisney

    The writers and producers are not really promising

  • #bravod

    I like that this show’s plot isn’t too complex like some of Disney’s shows have recently been, which means its open to many possibilities. Disney is taking over in 2014! But this pickup, GMW, and Liv and Maddie (July 19) makes me think Shake it Up and ANT Farm are in their final seasons as well

  • Chris

    True but I do like that Disney is going back to the regular kid shows. This,GMW, and livaddir aren’t about being famous.
    Of course it’s stars will release music but not in the same way as “shake it up, etc.

  • mike

    It just might work.

  • daisy hilton

    im sick of olivia holt she took my role

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