8. The sibling rivalry was simply as actual off-screen because it was on-screen for Ashley and Lucas…no less than at first. “We weren’t shut. We weren’t good buddies…we hated one another,” Ashley admitted throughout a video she recorded with Lucas for her YouTube channel. Lucas added that the pair “did not get off on the perfect foot” after they began filming the primary film, however ultimately grew to become shut buddies. How fabulous!
9. In an interview with Buzzfeed, Lucas revealed he pushed for Ryan’s sexuality to be explored early on. “After studying the script, the very first thing I stated to [Kenny Ortega] what, ‘OK, Kenny, Ryan’s homosexual, proper? I do know it is Disney Channel so I am probably not gonna be homosexual, however I imply, yeah, proper?’ And he is like, ‘Properly, consider it this manner: You may have the chance to play a personality who’s younger, he is into theater, he is an artist and let’s go at it from that perspective,'” Lucas defined. “He talked to me about his personal life and he was like, ‘I see loads of myself in Ryan. Yeah, I knew I used to be homosexual in highschool, however I did not inform anyone.’ It was about making it actual.”