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Girl Meets World

television series

Girl Meets World is an American coming of age sitcom. The show first aired on Disney Channel on June 27, 2014, and ended on January 20, 2017. It followed the premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie, Zapped. Girl Meets World is a sequel to the sitcom Boy Meets World. The original show aired on ABC in its TGIF block from 1993 to 2000. On August 6, 2014, Girl Meets World was renewed for a second season by Disney Channel.[1][2]

Girl Meets World
GenreSitcom
Created by
Starring
Theme music composer
Opening theme"Take on the World"
by Rowan Blanchard and Sabrina Carpenter
Composer(s)Phil Rosenthal
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons3
No. of episodes72 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)Michael Jacobs
Running time23 minutes
Production company(s)
DistributorDisney Channel
Release
Original networkDisney Channel
Picture formatSDTV 480i
HDTV 720p
Original releaseJune 27, 2014 (2014-06-27) – January 20, 2017 (2017-01-20)
Chronology
Preceded byBoy Meets World
External links
Website

Contents

PlotEdit

The show follows Cory and Topanga Matthews' daughter Riley (Rowan Blanchard) and her best friend, Maya Hart (Sabrina Carpenter) as they go through the challenges of life as they start seventh grade. The show also features their classmates Lucas (Peyton Meyer) and Farkle (Corey Fogelmanis), and Riley's younger brother Auggie (August Maturo). The show is set in New York City where Cory and Topanga moved to in the Boy Meets World series finale.[3]

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes Originally aired (U.S. dates)
First aired Last aired
1 20 June 27, 2014 (2014-06-27) March 27, 2015 (2015-03-27)
Special April 17, 2015 (2015-04-17)[4][5]
2 TBA May 11, 2015 (2015-05-11)[4][5] TBA

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2014 Teen Choice Awards[6] Choice Summer TV Show Girl Meets World Nominated
2015 Writers Guild of America Award[7] Children's Script – Episodic and Specials Matthew Nelson for "Girl Meets 1961" Nominated
Teen Choice Awards[8] Choice TV Show: Comedy Girl Meets World Pending

ReferencesEdit

  1. Littleton, Cynthia (August 6, 2014). "Disney Channel Renews 'Girl Meets World' for Season 2". Variety.com. Retrieved August 6, 2014.
  2. "Disney Channel orders second season of 'Girl Meets World'". EW.com. Retrieved October 5, 2014.
  3. Eng, Joyce (June 17, 2013). "Disney Channel Orders Girl Meets World to Series". TVGuide.com. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Andy Swift. "'Girl Meets World' Season 2 Premiere Date — Returns May 11 - TVLine". TVLine. Retrieved April 10, 2015.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Alex Stedman. "'Girl Meets World' Season 2 Premiere Date: Disney Sets May Premiere - Variety". Variety. Retrieved April 10, 2015.
  6. "Second Wave of Nominations for 'Teen Choice 2014' Announced". July 17, 2014. Retrieved July 18, 2014.
  7. "Writers Guild TV Nominations: 'True Detective', 'Louie' Lead Way, Amazon Breaks Through With 'Transparent'". December 4, 2014.
  8. "Teen Choice 2015 - Wave 1 Nominees". Fox. June 5, 2015.

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