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High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Gets a Multi-Channel Launch

ALSO: Let It Snow, Green Eggs and Ham, The Great British Baking Show: Holidays, and more
  • The cast of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (Disney+)
    The cast of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (Disney+)

    The Mandalorian may be getting most of the press ahead of Disney+'s debut next week, but there's another series on the platform's launch slate that Disney is clearly hoping will attract subscribers when the new service launches. High School Musical: The Musical: The Series gets a multi-channel sneak peek tonight on ABC, The Disney Channel, and Freeform before it launches as a Disney+ exclusive on November 12.

    SERIES PREMIERE:  When new drama teacher Miss Jenn (Kate Reinders) begins work at the real-life school where the High School Musical films were shot, she decides to stage a performance of High School Musical: The Musical. The result is High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, a mockumentary following the stage production's high shool cast members through every step of the show's very meta production. The show's creator/showrunner Tim Federle sat down with Primetimer's Kevin O'Keefe and gave us this preview8:00 PM ET on ABC/Disney/Freeform

    MOVIE PREMIERE: A snowstorm on Christmas Eve provides the perfect backdrop for holiday romance in Netflix's romantic comedy Let It Snow. Based on the bestselling book by John Green (The Fault in our Stars), Mauren Johnson, and Lauren Myracle, the film tells three interconnected love stories set in one snowbound small town. Watch the preview. Streaming on Netflix

    HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Paul Hollywood and company are back with The Great British Baking Show: Holidays, just in time to inspire your holiday preparations. Streaming on Netflix

    SERIES PREMIERE: Michael Douglas voices Guy I Am in Netflix's thirteen episode adaptation of Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham. Tracy Morgan, Jeffrey Wright, Keegan-Michael Key, Eddie Izzard, Adam Devine, and Diane Keaton round out the show's all-star voice cast. Watch the preview. Streaming on Netflix

    ALSO TODAY

    • Holiday for Heroes finds pen pals Aubrey (Melissa Clair Egan) and soldier Matt (Marc Blucas) meeting for the first time over the holidays. 9:00 PM ET on Hallmark Movies and Mysteries
    • Greatest Events of WWII in Colour brings some of history's most pivotal moments to life through the use of high definition remastering and colorized historical footage. Streaming on Netflix

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, ABC, Disney+, Disney Channel, Freeform, High School Musical