Series Launch Date: September 10, 2020
Format: Single-Camera (Live Action), 9 x 30-minute episodes
Showrunners: Dan Cross, Dave Hoge
Executive Producers: Kenny Ortega, Dan Cross, Dave Hoge, George Salinas
Cast: Madison Reyes as Julie, Charlie Gillespie as Luke, Owen Patrick Joyner as Alex, Jeremy Shada as Reggie, Booboo Stewart as Willie, Cheyenne Jackson as Caleb, Carlos Ponce as Ray, Sonny Bustamante as Carlos, Jadah Marie as Flynn, Sacha Carlson as Nick, Savannah Lee May as Carrie
SYNOPSIS: High schooler Julie (Madison Reyes) lost her passion for music after her mom died last year. But when the ghosts of three dreamy musicians (Charlie Gillespie, Owen Patrick Joyner, Jeremy Shada) from 1995 suddenly appear in her mom’s old music studio, Julie feels her own inner spirit beginning to reawaken, and she’s inspired to start singing and writing songs again. As their friendship with Julie grows, the boys convince her to create a new band together: Julie and the Phantoms.
From Emmy and DGA Award-winning director and choreographer Kenny Ortega (High School Musical, Descendants) and choreographer Paul Becker (Descendants, Mirror Mirror) comes a fresh and exciting new musical series about embracing life’s ups and downs, following your dreams, and discovering the power of your own voice. Dan Cross and David Hoge (The Thundermans, Pair of Kings) serve as showrunners and executive producers on the series, with executive producers George Salinas and Jaime Aymerich of Crossover Entertainment, as well as Michel Tikhomiroff and Fabio Danesi for Mixer Entertainment. Based on the original Brazilian series Julie e os Fantasmas written by Paula Knudsen, Tiago Mello and Fabio Danesi.
More information: www.netflix.com/julieandthephantoms
JULIE AND THE PHANTOMS SOUNDTRACK
Columbia Records and Netflix have collaborated to release the soundtrack from the new musical series “Julie and The Phantoms.” The soundtrack will be available on September 10 in line with the series premiere. Julie and the Phantoms: Season 1 (From the Netflix Original Series), executive produced by Kenny Ortega, features 15 standout original tracks from the show including the single “Edge of Great,” see below for the tracklist. Earlier this month, a teaser video of an acoustic version of “Edge of Great” performed by the talented cast was released, check out the performance here. The single “Edge of Great” is now available to stream.
Julie and the Phantoms: Season 1 (From the Netflix Original Series) Tracklisting:
1 Now or Never
2 Wake Up
4 This Band is Back (Reggie’s Jam)
6 Flying Solo
7 I Got the Music
8 The Other Side of Hollywood
9 All Eyes On Me
10 Finally Free
11 Perfect Harmony
12 Edge of Great
13 Unsaid Emily
14 You Got Nothing to Lose
15 Stand Tall