Saturday Disney cast includes Omar Gooding, Daria Johns, Danielle Jalade, and more. Saturdays will premiere on March 24, 2023.
Saturdays is an upcoming-of-age comedy series set to premiere on March 2023 on Disney Channel. Disney Channel ordered the pilot episode in 2021, and after a few months, the series was officially picked up.
Following that, production began with the addition of two new cast members, Tim Johnson Jr., and Peyton z. Basnight, who was not present in the original pilot episode.
Norman Vance Jr. created and produced the show; Marsai Martin is also an executive producer.
The show is also named after the skating rink and hangout spot where 14-year-old protagonist Paris Johnson (Danielle Jalade) has been practicing since age four.
Paris will prepare for and compete in skating competitions with her "We-B-Girlz" team in the show.
Meet The Cast Of Disney+ Series Saturdays
Saturdays Disney cast consists the leading actor Danielle Jalade and Omar Gooding. Daria Johns, Jermaine Harris, and others are supporting characters.
The show is produced by Marsai Martin, who has taken on the role of television executive producer while still in her teens.
The multi-award winner starred as Diane Johnson in the long-running ABC sitcom, and she also co-produced and starred in the comedy film Little alongside Regina Hall and Issa Rae.
Danielle Jalade As Paris Johnson
In the series, Danielle plays a lead actress named Paris Johnson.
Danielle is a Nigerian-born American actress famous for her role in the Black Widow movie, which was released in 2021. She has also been a part of the movie Yes Day, which was released in 2021 in the month of march.
The young actress has always been fond of acting from an early age. She is seen doing many stage shows, which help her get major roles in the film industry.
She played Young Nala in The Lion King's stage show and toured in different cities for the performance. She enjoys using social media to promote her movies and series; she makes Tiktok videos and Reels on Instagram.
The actress is far more famous and successful than her social media followers. She entertained her fans with story highlights, performance shots, and promotions of his latest work and activities.
Daris Johns As Simone Samson
Daria Johns is a Fifteen years old American actress who will be portraying Simone, the best friend of the character Paris.
She began acting when she was six, appearing in various commercials and advertisements. She went on to make her acting debut in Kayla's Light, a short film released in 2016.
This Young Actress was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, but later relocated with her family to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. Katniss Everdeen is her cat.
Daria is best known as Zoe in the Netflix film Nappily Ever After, released in 2018.
Golden Brooks As Deb Johnson
Golden Brooks will be seen as the mother of the main character Paris Johnson.
Golden Brooks is from California, USA. She is an actress and writer known for the famous television series Girlfriends, The Darkest Minds, and Beauty Shop.
She received two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series nominations for her role in the famous television series Girlfriends.
Brooks is also a trained classical dancer, studying and teaching ballet, jazz, and modern dance. She volunteers for the Pediatric AIDS Foundation and AIDS Project Los Angeles in her spare time.
Omar Gooding as Cal Johnson
Omar Gooding will be seen as Cal Johnson, the father of the lead character in the Disney+ series.
Omar is a well-known American actor, rapper, comedian, and voice artist who has appeared in films such as 'The Ernest Green Story' and 'The Gospel.'
He was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He was born into a family deeply rooted in the American entertainment industry.
Cuba Gooding Sr. played in the band 'The Main Ingredient.' Omar's older brother, Cuba Gooding Jr., is an Academy Award winner.
Omar had always wanted to follow in his father's footsteps since childhood. In 1990, he made his acting debut in the film 'Ghost Dad,' playing the supporting role of 'Stuart.' He then appeared in several films.
Tim Johnson Jr. as Derek Troy
Tim Johnson Jr. is an American actor and singer best known for his roles on Bella and the Bulldogs as Chauncy and Kirby Buckets as Briefcase.
He is also a stage actor, having played Young Simba in a Lion King production in Las Vegas. He has two younger siblings, Jade and Israel, with whom he has performed in the musical group Naturally Johnson.
As a child, he learned to play various instruments, including the piano, guitar, and suitable. In 2014, he was crowned the Taste of Soul StarQuest singing competition winner.
Other Cast Includes
- Jermaine Harris as London Johnson
- Peyton Z. Basnight as Ari Stevens
- Yolanda "Yo-Yo" Whitaker as Duchess
- Noah Cottrell as Ivan
- Mirabelle Lee as TBA
The Series Is Set To Release In March
In January 2023, the Disney Channel released a preview video for the show. A month later, the official trailer was released.
In March, the Disney Channel gave fans another look at the show. The show is set to premiere on March 24, 2023.
In the trailer for a new comedy coming to Disney Channel and Disney+, a trio of best friends lives for Saturdays on Saturdays.
Paris Is The Leader Of A Skate Crew In Saturdays
Paris believes roller skating is a way of life in which she can make friends, create epic routines, and become a member of skating's elite.
The show follows Paris, who has been sharpening her skills on the cool parquet floor of Saturdays, a local skating rink operated by a former '90s hip-hop backup dancer since she was four.
It is the place to show and prove yourself, with neon lights, a galaxy-painted rink, and killer D.J. spinning the latest music.
Paris is the captain of a skate crew who is determined to take them to the top. She does, however, have sickle cell disease, and when it flares up, it will take every ounce of determination she can muster to prove the doubters wrong, including her worried family.