Zendaya Coleman is returning to Disney Channel to lead the cast of the new family comedy K.C. Undercover, reports TV Guide. In the series, set to premiere in early 2015, she stars as K.C. Cooper, a high school student training to follow in her parents’ footsteps as an undercover spy.
Kadeem Hardison and Tammy Townsend play her parents, Craig and Kira Cooper. The show also features Kamil McFadden and Veronica Dunne. Production begins this summer; Zendaya will also receive a co-producer title on the show.
Each episode of K.C. Undercover will center on the Cooper family as they contend with everyday familial issues, while also performing missions to save the country: ‘This show has all of the Disney Channel attributes. Family, friendship, humor and heart from the point of view of an incredibly talented and relatable teenage girl.’