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Behind the Scenes of Spin’s Most Colorful Scene

By Zach Johnson

Were you tickled pink by the color run scene in the Disney Channel Original Movie Spin? Did it make you green with envy, perhaps? The event, organized by Ginger (Kerri Medders) and Rhea (Avantika) and inspired by Holi, the Hindu festival of colors, is one of the movie’s standout scenes. But as much fun as the color run looks onscreen, it was…

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Unmix the Disney Song Title with the Cast of Spin

By Zach Johnson

In the Disney Channel Original Movie Spin, premiering tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT, Rhea (Avantika) and Max (Michael Bishop) form an instant bond over their shared love for music. Creating new sounds and mixing beats comes naturally to Rhea, who can hear music in everything. Inspired by Rhea’s creativity, we challenged director Manjari Makijany and…

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5 Fantastic Things to Watch This Weekend

By Zach Johnson

Who says Friday the 13th is unlucky? It’s going to be a FUN-lucky night on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW when Spin, Descendants: The Royal Wedding, and Disney’s Magic Bake-Off debut. Join us that day in celebrating the 79th anniversary of the release of Bambi by streaming the film on Disney+. Finally, on Sunday, Hulu adds The Hate U Give to its…

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Meet the Characters of the Disney Channel Original Movie Spin

By Zach Johnson

This Friday at 8 p.m. ET, the new Disney Channel Original Movie Spin will introduce audiences to Rhea (Avantika), a relatable Indian American teen whose journey of self-discovery empowers her to find her true love: creating and producing beat-driven music infused with the rich textures of her South Asian culture. Rhea’s busy life revolves around…

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Get Ready to Spin with New Disney Channel Original Movie—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney Channel Announces New Original Movie Spin
There’s a sure-to-be-fabulous new Disney Channel Original Movie coming to a TV screen (or mobile device) near you in 2021… Spin—starring Avantika Vandanapu (Disney Junior’s Mira, Royal Detective; Disney+’s Diary of a Future President) and directed by Manjari Makijany (the upcoming…

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