7 Disney Channel Stars Who Became Super Famous

Apparently the Disney Channel is the place where actors go to become super famous. Miley, Demi and Selena all started their days at the Mickey Mouse house of fun and it sure paid off. Take a look at their humble beginnings to where they are now.


1. Miley Cyrus – The Suite Life With Zack And Cody.

Not many people know that before Miley Cyrus became a super star on Hannah Montana her character starred in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. She is now one of the most famous singers in the world. After cutting her hair off and swinging into every party on a wrecking ball, Miley got a whole new group of fans .


2. Demi Lovato – As The Bell Rings.

In 2007 Demi Lovato debuted on the Disney Channel as Charlotte Adams on As The Bell Rings. She would then go on to have her own show in Sonny With A Chance. She is now a super star of the music world with the occasional appearance on television.


3. Victoria Justice – The Suite Life of Zack and Cody.

Victoria Justice is more famously known for her leading role in Victorious. However, she first appeared on The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and gave Cody his first kiss. Nowadays she is a singer but she is not as famous as her sidekick from Victorious, who goes by the name of Ariana Grande.

4. Yara Shahidi – Wizards of Waverley Place.

Yara Shahidi became a child star on Disney with her debut in Wizards of Waverley Place alongside Selena Gomez. She now stars in the hit TV show Blackish.  


5. Selena Gomez – The Suite Life of Zack and Cody.

Selena Gomez is the most followed person on Instagram…EVER. Before super stardom, she appeared on The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (like the rest of the world). Gomez was then cast as the lead on Wizards of Waverley Place and transitioned to the music industry from there.

Fun fact: Selena Gomez was named after Latin pop star Selena Quintanilla-Perez.


6. Sabrina Carpenter – Austin & Ally.

Sabrina Carpenter is known for her popular role on Girl Meets World, but before that she appeared on Austin & Ally in 2013. She is only been known for a few years but she is well on her way.

7. Zendaya – A.N.T Farm.

Zendaya appeared in one episode of A.N.T Farm whilst rising through the ranks of The Disney Channel. She would later nab a much bigger role in Shake It Up. Zendaya is now pursuing a career in music and most recently sang alongside Lea Michelle, Missy Elliot and Kelly Clarkson on “This Is For My Girls”.