From Austin and Ally to Liv and Maddie, we’ve rounded up the names of the Disney Channel’s favorite TV show characters and the actors who portray them.
A 19-year-old Texan moves to New York City to pursue her dreams and, along the way, becomes the beloved nanny of the wealthy Ross family.
- The nanny: Jessie (portrayed by Debby Ryan)
- The kids: Emma (Peyton List), Luke (Cameron Boyce), Ravi (Karan Brar) and Zuri (Skai Jackson)
- The lazy butler: Bertram (Kevin Chamberlin)
- The doorman: Tony (Chris Galya)
Austin & Ally
Two very different teens team up to for an amazing music collaboration (and some underlying romance, too).
- The singer: Austin (portrayed by Ross Lynch)
- The songwriter: Ally (Laura Marano)
- The comical sidekicks: Dez (Calum Worthy) and Trish (Raini Rodriguez)
Liv and Maddie
When one twin sings, dances and acts, and the other plays basketball, there is bound to be a lot of funny tension!
- The showbiz sister: Liv (portrayed by Dove Cameron)
- The athletic sister: Maddie (Dove Cameron)
- The brothers: Joey (Joey Bragg) and Parker (Tenzing Norgay Trainor)
- The mom and guidance counselor: Karen (Kali Rocha)
- The dad and basketball coach: Pete (Benjamin King)
Shake It Up!
Best friends land dance roles on a local show called Shake It Up, Chicago!
- The street-smart dancer: CeCe (Bella Thorne)
- The school-smart dancer: Rocky (Zendaya)
- The good friend: Deuce (Adam Irigoyen)
- The brothers: Ty (Roshon Fegan) and Flynn (Davis Cleveland)
- The competitive “frenemy”: Tinka (Caroline Sunshine)
Dog with a Blog
Step-siblings come together to hide a big family secret — their dog, Stan, can talk! Stan even has a blog, which he uses to discuss the day-to-day happenings in the family household.
- The dog: Stan (portrayed by dogs Kuma and Mick and voiced by Stephen Full)
- The intelligent sister: Avery (G. Hannelius)
- The popular big brother: Tyler (Blake Michael)
- The silly little sister: Chloe (Francesca Capaldi)
- The mother: Ellen (Beth Littleford)
- The father: Bennett (Regan Burns)
- The best friend: Lindsay (Kayla Maisonet)
Child prodigies with varying gifts attend A.N.T. Farm, the Advanced Natural Talents program at a boarding school held by the Z Tech technology company.
- The musical prodigy: Chyna (China Anne McClain)
- The best friend with the photographic memory: Olive (Sierra McCormick)
- The artistic genius: Fletcher (Jake Short)
- The school counselor: Gibson (Zach Steel)
- The “it” girl: Lexi (Stefanie Scott)
- The boarding school boss: Zoltan (Dominic Burgess)
Good Luck Charlie
This show began with the arrival of the Duncan family’s fourth child, Charlie. Each episode becomes part of a video diary that Teddy is making for Charlie.
- The main character: Charlotte, aka Charlie (Mia Talerico)
- The mom, a nurse: Amy (Leigh-Allyn Baker)
- The dad, an exterminator: Bob (Eric Allan Kramer)
- The older siblings: PJ (Jason Dolley), Teddy (Bridgit Mendler) and Gabe (Bradley Steven Perry)
- The new baby brother: Toby (Logan Moreau)
- Teddy’s best friend: Ivy (Raven Goodwin)
- The grumpy neighbor: Estelle, aka Mrs. Dabney (Patricia Belcher)
Twelve-year-old twins spend their summer vacation with Great Uncle Stan in Gravity Falls, Oregon — a small town filled with intriguing mysteries.
- The twins: Dipper (Jason Ritter) and Mabel (Kristen Schaal)
- The great uncle: Stanford, aka Grunkle Stan (Alex Hirsch)
- The handyman: Soos (Alex Hirsch)
- The tomboy: Wendy (Linda Cardellini)
Phineas and Ferb
Two stepbrothers enjoy brilliant adventures while their sister tries to bust them and their pet platypus plays secret agent.
- The stars: Phineas (Vincent Martella) and Ferb (Thomas Sangster)
- The platypus: Perry (Dee Bradley Baker)
- The teen sister: Candace (Ashley Tisdale)
- The friends: Buford (Bobby Gaylor), Baljeet (Maulik Pancholy), Isabella (Alyson Stoner) and Stacy (Kelly Hu)
- The boy obsession: Jeremy (Mitchel Musso)
- The secret agent’s enemy: Heinz, aka Dr. Doofenshmirtz (Dan Povenmire)
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