Gotta Kick It Up! (television) A Disney Channel Original Movie, premiering on July 26, 2002. An ex-dot com executive takes a handful of Latina schoolgirls and motivates them to find their potential and overcome societal obstacles. With her guidance the girls work hard to beat the odds, becoming a championship dance team. Directed by Ramon Menendez. Stars: Susan Egan (Heather), Camile Guaty (Daisy), America Ferrera (Yolanda), Sabrina Wiener (Esmeralda), Jhoanna Flores (Alyssa), Suilma Rodriguez (Marisol), Miguel Sandoval (Zavala).