Girl Meets World (television) Disney Channel comedy series, premiering on June 27, 2014. Continuing the storyline of Boy Meets World, Cory and Topanga are married and have two children. Daughter Riley and her best friend Maya are learning to traverse the twists and turns of middle school while under the watchful eye of their history teacher, who just so happens to be Riley’s dad. Stars Rowan Blanchard (Riley Matthews), Sabrina Carpenter (Maya Hart), Danielle Fishel (Topanga Matthews), Ben Savage (Cory Matthews), Corey Fogelmanis (Shamus Farkle), August Maturo (Auggie Matthews), Peyton Meyer (Lucas Friar). Other actors from the original show who make occasional appearances include Rider Strong, Lee Norris, Will Friedle, Betsy Randle, William Russ, and William Daniels. The series ended on Jan. 20, 2017 after 69 episodes.