Disney Channel sitcom ‘The Wannabes‘ will begin filming in Detroit, Michigan next month.
The main actors featured in the half-hour tween sitcom are from the real-life Disney pop sensation ‘Savvy’. They are desperate to become pop stars,
But attend a strict arts academy boarding school where they are only able
to stick to the classics like ballet, instrumental music and Shakespeare.
After being punished to work in a local café, the teens meet the owner’s daughter who talks her dad into letting the academy students rock out at the café, but they have to keep their identities a secret by wearing disguises.
The series is directed by Eric Dean Seaton who has worked on ‘Hannah Montana’, ‘Sonny with a Chance’ and ‘The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.’ Casting call if for youth between the ages of 9 and 15, with acting experience or ballet ability. More information @ Acting Info.