The talented Rowan Blanchard will play the central character Riley Matthews.
It's a Laugh Productions and Michael Jacobs Productions are getting ready to begin shooting the new multi-camera Disney Channel series sequel "Girl Meets World". The show will continue where the ABC television sitcom "Boy Meets World" left off back in 2000, however the story jumps ahead to the present. That series ran successfully for seven years beginning in 1993. The Casting Society of America ARTIOS Award winning Disney casting director for the show is auditioning talent for several remaining starring roles, and will also be casting guest starring and day player roles. Many Boys and girls to play middle-school age roles will be cast. The extras will be cast throughout production, which officially begins shooting on March 5, 2013. Details on how talent can submit for acting roles, and registration information for extras can be found on the following casting post:
Four-time Young Artist Award nominee Ben Savage is returning as Cory Matthews, and two-time Young Artist Award nominee Danielle Fishel is back playing the role of Topanga Matthews. Young Artist Awards nominee Rowan Blanchard is playing Cory and Topanga's daugher Riley, who will be the central character on the show. Producer Michael Jacobs stated, "When you say this was a national casting search, this really was. We looked at just about everybody for the role of Rowan Blanchard". Riley is described as an amazing and adorable 11-year-old girl on the cusp of whatever comes next in life, and wanting to rush into it head first. Riley is a bright, buoyant, cheerful girl who just so happens to attend a school where her father in also her history teacher. Her best friend Maya, payed by Sabrina Carpenter, is the complete opposite type of person. However, the two are extremely loyal to each other and enjoy an unwavering friendship. Cory and Danielle also have a thirteen year old son named Elliot (still to be cast). Two additional recurring roles will be cast, both boys to play 12-13 years of age.
Details on how talent can submit for acting roles, and registration information for extras can be found on the following casting post: