It is a story as outdated as time.
Overworked mom and rebellious teenage daughter butt heads. They get up one fateful day within the different’s physique. They achieve a larger appreciation for the opposite’s struggles. Classes are discovered and bonds are solid.
OK, so perhaps the story solely dates again so far as Mary Rodgers‘ 1972 novel, however contemplating the quantity of occasions Freaky Friday has been tailored for movie, it definitely counts as certainly one of Hollywood’s most timeless tales. The latest adaptation, a musical model primarily based on the Disney Theatrical Productions’ stage adaptation, is headed our means later this yr on Disney Channel as a part of the Disney Channel Unique Film franchise. And E! Information lastly has your first look!
Within the clip, which is making its debut for fortunate followers in attendance at as we speak’s Disney Channel GO! Fan Fest occasion on the Disneyland Resort, we get our first style of stars Cozi Zuehlsdorff (enjoying mother Katherine in daughter Ellie’s physique) and Heidi Blickenstaff (as, you guessed it, daughter Ellie in mother Katherine’s physique). And whereas there is not any musical second on this sneak peek, we get an actual style for the comedy and emotion coming our means when the DCOM debuts.
“I really like the scene a lot as a result of it’s so humorous but in addition so actual and it reveals how we go from such comedic moments to actually real ones,” Zuehlsdorff mentioned of certainly one of her favourite scenes.
Becoming a member of Blickenstaff and Zuehlsdorff within the solid are Ricky He as Ellie’s buddy, Adam, Alex Désert as Katherine’s fiancé, Mike, Jason Maybaum as Ellie’s little brother, Fletcher, and Kahyun Kim as Torrey, Katherine’s high-strung enterprise affiliate. Further solid members embrace Dara Renee, Jennifer LaPorte, Isaiah Lehtinen, and Sarah Willey.
Freaky Friday was first tailored for the display in 1976 with stars Barbara Harris and Jodie Foster. In 1995, Shelley Lengthy and Gaby Hoffman stepped into the lead roles in a Disney Household Film made for ABC. And in 2003, it returned to the massive display for a Walt Disney Footage function movie starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Lindsay Lohan.
Take a look at the clip above!
Freaky Friday debuts this summer season on Disney Channel.