Joshua Bassett to Star in Disney’s ‘High School Musical: The Musical’


Deadline reported, ‘Stuck in the Middle’ actor Joshua Bassett has been cast the lead of Disney’s ‘High School Musical: The Musical.’

Bassett will play Rocky for the upcoming streaming service of Disney which will officially launch in 2019. His character has been described as, “a cynical but charming high school junior who launches a bold plan to win back his ex-girlfriend Nini – by auditioning to star opposite her in the school’s production of “High School Musical.”

The series is set to film at Salt Lake City, Utah, there will be a 10-episode filmed as a single camera documentary style. Based from the High School Musical franchise, the upcoming series will include original songs and new rendition of the tracks from the original film franchise.