Not so fast. Happily ever after is going to have to wait.
Disney Channel has announced that the sequel to its hit Disney Channel Original Movie, Descendants 2, will premiere in 2017. Production is set to begin this summer.
One of the new faces that the sequel will introduce is Uma, the daughter of legendary sea witch Ursula, which will be played by China Anne McClain.
The sequel will also introduce the children of Captain Hook and Beauty and the Beast‘s Gaston. Their casting will be announced soon.
Descendants 2 will also feature the returns of the original film’s central cast: Dove Cameron as Mal, daughter of Maleficent; Cameron Boyce as Carlos, son of Cruella de Vil; Booboo Stewart as Jay, son of Jafar; Sofia Carson as Evie, daughter of the Evil Queen; and Mitchell Hope as King Ben, son of Belle and the Beast.
“Just when you thought ‘Happily Ever After’ had come to the land of Auradon, Descendants 2 turns the page to reveal a whole new level of mystery and surprise,” previewed Disney Channel president Gary Marsh.
Descendants 2 hits Disney Channel in 2017.