Television

Disney Channel’s ‘Andi Mack’ Season 2 Premieres this October

Andi Mack is making a big return

Fans of “Andi Mack” will want to catch the special one-hour season premiere on October 27, the big event will be available on the Disney Channel (then on the Disney Channel app following the televised premiere). Created and executive produced by writer Terri Minsky (“Lizzie McGuire”) and filmed in Salt Lake City, Utah, the series has been noted for its deft handling of realistic and optimistic stories about a girl, her friends and family.

“Andi Mack” stars Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Lilan Bowden, Lauren Tom, Joshua Rush, Sofia Wylie and Asher Angel. Recurring stars include Stoney Westmoreland, Emily Skinner and Trent Garrett.

The cast is featured in the music video for the popular “Andi Mack” theme song “Tomorrow Starts Today,” which is set to premiere on October 20th on Disney Channel and DisneyMusicVEVO. The song is performed by Hollywood Records artist Sabrina Carpenter and will also be released as a single on October 20.

Since launching in March 2017, “Andi Mack” has reached 45 million Total Viewers on linear TV and has been the #1 TV series in its time period among Kids 2-11, Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14 demographics. It is also the #1 TV series of 2017 to date among Girl demographics. On digital platforms, “Andi Mack” has generated 33 million Total Views to date, including the most views for a series on Disney Channel VOD (18.3 million) and the Disney Channel App (6.6 million), and 7.3 million views to date for its full premiere pilot episode via YouTube. You can even watch all of season 1 on SVOD sites like Amazon.com.

The first season introduced Andi on the eve of her 13th birthday just as she learns that her older sister Bex is actually her mother. This revelation puts Andi on an unfamiliar path of self-discovery which she navigates with the help of her two best friends, Cyrus and Buffy, and her loving family. Season one culminated with Andi convinced that her parents Bex and Bowie are destined to be together. Meanwhile, Andi’s middle school crush, Jonah Beck, has just broken up with his girlfriend, Amber.

In the season two premiere, Andi encourages Bowie to plan a future with Bex, Cyrus introduces his girlfriend, Iris, to Andi and Buffy; and Jonah invites Andi to the Space Otters’ party. Michelle Manning (“The Breakfast Club,” Disney Channel Original Movies “Adventures in Babysitting” and “Teen Beach 2”), along with Terri Minsky, serves as an executive producer. Phil Baker (Disney Channel’s “Good Luck Charlie”) is co-executive producer.