16 Wishes is a 2010 Canadian-American television movie. It stars Debby Ryan and Jean-Luc Bilodeau. It was first shown on Disney Channel on June 25, 2010. It later appeared on July 16, 2010 on the Family Channel. 16 Wishes introduced Ryan to a new audience. The movie was very popular among adults. The movie was the second most watched program on cable that week.
|Genre||Comedy, Fantasy, Teen|
|Written by||Annie DeYoung|
|Directed by||Peter DeLuise|
Anna Mae Routledge
|Country of origin||United States|
|Running time||90 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Unity Pictures|
|Original network||Disney Channel|
|Original release||June 25, 2010 (US)|
July 16, 2010 (CAN)
The movie was the second none "Original Movie" to be released on the Disney Channel in 2010. This was after, Harriet the Spy: Blog Wars. However, it was co-produced between Disney Channel, Family and Canadian production company Marvista Entertainment. In other countries, 16 Wishes is mentioned as a Disney Channel Original Movie. It was planned to have its UK premiere on November 19, 2010 on Disney Channel UK. However, it was replaced with Starstruck. This movie had been shown before in May. 16 Wishes premiered in the UK in December 2010.
- Debby Ryan as Abby Jensen
- Jean-Luc Bilodeau as Jay Kepler
- Anna Mae Routledge as Celeste
- Karissa Tynes as Krista Cook
- Keenan Tracey as Logan Buchanan
- Joel Semande as Joey Lockhart
- Cainan Wiebe as Mike Jensen
- Patrick Gilmore as Bob Jensen
- Kendall Cross as Sue Jensen
- Jesse Reid as Theodore Hope
- Brenda Crichlow as Miss Duffy
- Patricia Isaac as Snooty Sales Woman
- Gary Jones as Principal Smith
|Soundtrack album by |
|Released||June 15, 2010|
16 Wishes is a soundtrack album by the film of the same name, released on June 15, 2010 by Marvista Entertainment.
|1.||"A Wish Comes True Everyday"||Debby Ryan||2:22|
|2.||"No Ones Fool"||Keith & Renee||2:34|
|4.||"Bad Momma"||Chad Gendason||2:46|
|5.||"Saying Goodbye"||Chase Ryan||2:44|
|6.||"Picture Perfect"||Jennifer Catheart||2:37|
|7.||"The Way It Used to Be"||Not by Choice||2:53|
|10.||"Open Eyes"||Debby Ryan||3:48|
|11.||"Don't Wanna Grow Up"||Willknots||3:18|
- Debby has own Disney Channel Movie - 16 Wishes[permanent dead link]
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- "16 Wishes Soundtrack1". iTunes. Retrieved June 4, 2011.