Disney Stars Compete in ‘Disney’s Friends for Change Games’ (VIDEO)
This summer, 30 of your favorite Disney Channel and Disney XD stars are going head to head in Disney’s Friends for Change Games to make a difference in the world. For five weeks, four teams from around the globe will compete in a series of challenges inspired by environmental friendly acts to help raise money for eco friendly charities including Fauna and Flora International, World Wildlife Fund, Ocean Conservancy, and UNICEF. Disney will also make a $325,000 donation to the winning team’s charity.
So, which stars are on what teams?
Captain: Debby Ryan (Jessie), Allisyn Ashley Arm (So Random), Olavo Cavalheiro (Disney Channel Brazil), Hutch Dano (Zeke and Luther), Roshon Fegan (Shake It Up), Doc Shaw (Pair of Kings), Stefanie Scott (A.N.T. Farm) and Jake Short (A.N.T. Farm).
Captain: Brandon Mychal Smith (So Random), Valeria Baroni (Disney Channel Argentina), Paula Dalli (Disney Channel Spain), Adam Hicks (Zeke and Luther), David Henrie (Wizards of Waverly Place), Sterling Knight (So Random), Ryan Ochoa (Pair of Kings), Eve Ottino (Disney Channel France) and Bella Thorne (Shake It Up).
Captain: Bridgit Mendler (Good Luck Charlie), Jorge Blanco (Disney Channel Mexico), Valentina Colombo (Disney Channel Italy), Adam Irigoyen (Shake It Up), China Anne McClain (A.N.T. Farm), Sierra McCormick (A.N.T. Farm), Logan Miller (I’m In The Band) and Gregg Sulkin (Wizards of Waverly Place and Disney Channel UK).
Captain: Mitchel Musso (Pair of Kings), Jake T. Austin (Wizards of Waverly Place), Doug Brochu (So Random), Kelsey Chow (Pair of Kings), Davis Cleveland (Shake It Up), Dean Delannoit (Disney Channel Holland and Belgium), Carlon Jeffrey (A.N.T. Farm), and Zendaya (Shake It Up).
Bridgit Mendler (Lemonade Mouth and Good Luck Charlie) co-wrote and performed this year’s Disney Friends For Change anthem, “We Can Change the World,” with proceeds from the song will go towards charities through Disney Worldwide Conservation funds. Also, Tiffany Thornton (So Random) and Jason Earles (Kickin It) will host this years “Disney Friends for Change Games” as Maria Canals-Barrera (Wizards of Waverly Place) will provide commentary.
Tune in to Disney Channel tonight (Friday June 24th) to watch friends come together and make a difference in their community! Also, check out the music video for “We Can Change the World” below!