Most kids grew up watching Disney Channel. It is a staple for young people, whether you loved Kim Possible, Lizzie McGuire, or Even Stevens. Here are your favorite Disney Channel stars: where are they now?
1. Emily Osment
Emily Osment is most known for her role as Lilly Truscott on Hannah Montana. She grew up on television and continues to act today! She went on to have a cameo in Life with Boys and starred in the hit TV show Young and Hungry, and has been involved in other shows and movies.
2. Corbin Bleu
Corbin Bleu is known for playing Chad Danforth in the High School Musical trilogy as well as Izzy on the Disney Channel Original Movie, Jump In. He continues to act, making guest appearances on shows such as The Middle and Chicago Med. He has also been involved with indie films.
3. Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale is known for her roles as Maddie Fitzpatrick in The Suite Life of Zach and Cody and as Sharpay Evans in the High School Musical trilogy. She recently produced the TV show, Young and Hungry. Since then, she has continued to act in shows such as Amateur Night and Clipped. She is also working on new music with her husband and has her own clothing and makeup line.
4. Shia LaBeouf
Shia LaBeouf is most known for his role as Louis Stevens in the Disney show Even Stevens. Since then, he has acted in a variety of projects, such as Lawless and Fury. He has also been involved with a variety of public performance art projects with a trio he is a part of.
5. Raven Symone
Raven is known for her role as a psychic of the same name in the show That’s So Raven. She has gone on to be a talk show host on the ABC show The View. She also starred on Raven’s Home, the spinoff of That’s So Raven that shows what is happening in her and Chelsea’s kids’ lives.
6. Ryan Merriman
Ryan Merriman starred in a variety of Disney Channel original movies, most notably as Kyle in Luck of the Irish and Ben Cooper Smart House. He has gone on to act in movies such as Dose of Reality in 2013 and television shows such as How Not to Propose in 2015.
7. Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff is known for playing the title character in the Disney Channel show Lizzie McGuire, and she also starred in the Lizzie McGuire Movie as the same character. Today, she has designed for several fashion companies, including GlassessUSA.com, and has acted in several shows and films.
8. Jake T. Austin
Jake is most known for his role as Max Russo on the Disney show, Wizards of Waverly Place. He went on to be the first actor to play the role Jesus Foster on The Fosters. He also voiced Fernando in both Rio and Rio 2.
9. Keke Palmer
Keke Palmer is known for her role as Mary in the Disney Channel movie, Jump In, where she also sang the song “It’s My Turn Now.” She has acted in a number of television shows and movies and released her memoir in 2016.
10. David Henrie
David Henrie played Justin Russo in the Disney Channel show, Wizards of Waverly Place and starred in Dadnapped alongside Emily Osment. He has continued to act in shows such as How I Met Your Mother and in movies like Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.
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