As The Bell Rings

DISNEY CHANNEL – Friday 4 February, 6.25pm

When the school bell rings, hang out with a new gang of friends and take a peek at their hilarious antics on Disney Channel’s locally-produced comedy series “As the Bell Rings” Series 4. Who would have thought school could be this much fun! Well, it’s all in a day’s school work for 10 very different friends who meet up in between classes to help (or hinder!) each other as they navigate teen life with hilarious results.

DISNEY CHANNEL – Fridays from 2 October, 5.25pm

When the school bell rings, hang out with a new gang of friends and take a peek at their hilarious antics on season three of Disney Channel’s locally-produced ASTRA-Award winning and Logie-nominated comedy series “As the Bell Rings”. Who would have thought school could be this much fun! Well, it’s all in a day’s school work for 10 very different friends who meet up in between classes to help (or hinder!) each other as they navigate teen life with hilarious results. From school crushes, exams and teachers, the program explores diverse and relatable themes, as seen through the eyes of Australian and New Zealand kids.

DISNEY CHANNEL – Friday 6 March, 5.25pm

When the school bell rings, hang out with a new gang of friends and take a peek at their hilarious antics when Disney Channel’s locally-produced comedy series “As the Bell Rings” airs new episodes in March.

From school crushes, exams, friendships and teachers, the comedy series explores diverse and relatable themes as seen through the eyes of Australian and New Zealand tweens.

Eight of the original cast from “As the Bell Rings Series 1” have returned with two new stars joining the line-up, Tom Jordan and Amelia Reynolds. The cast line-up for Series 2 is as follows:-

Aleksa Kurbalija plays the role of “S.A.M – Secret Agent Man” who is the school spy and the most likely to spill the beans on a secret.

Alicia Banit plays the role of the fashionable and fun-loving “Amber”.

Amelia Reynolds plays the character “Lara”, the role of an aspiring journalist who edits the school newspaper.

Bardiya McKinnon is the highly intelligent “Parker”.

Deniz Akdeniz plays “Raff”, the sporty member of the group. Jack Pearson is the unlucky in love “Jonesy”.

Max Pfeifer is “Rusty”, the fun-loving joker of the group.

Nicole Gulasekharam plays the role of “Hayley”, a sassy and clever student who her friends often turn to for advice.

Rhiannon Fish is “Rocky”, the sporty tom-boy of the group.

Tom Jordan plays the role of “Dylan” who is a rock-star and always has his guitar around his neck.

DISNEY CHANNEL – Fridays from 2 January, 5.25pm

When the school bell rings, hang out with a new gang of friends and take a peek at their hilarious antics when Disney Channel’s locally-produced comedy series “As the Bell Rings” makes its Series 2 premiere in January.

From school crushes, exams, friendships and teachers, the comedy series explores diverse and relatable themes as seen through the eyes of Australian and New Zealand tweens. 

Eight of the original cast from “As the Bell Rings Series 1” will return with two new stars joining the line-up, Tom Jordan and Amelia Reynolds.  The cast line-up for Series 2 is as follows:-

Aleksa Kurbalija plays the role of “S.A.M – Secret Agent Man” who is the school spy and the most likely to spill the beans on a secret.

Alicia Banit plays the role of the fashionable and fun-loving “Amber”.

Amelia Reynolds plays the role of an aspiring journalist who edits the school newspaper. 

Bardiya McKinnon is the highly intelligent “Parker”.

Deniz Akdeniz plays “Raff”, the sporty member of the group. Jack Pearson is the unlucky in love “Jonesy”.   

Max Pfeifer is “Rusty”, the fun-loving joker of the group.

Nicole Gulasekharam plays the role of “Hayley” a sassy and clever student who her friends often turn to for advice.

Rhiannon Fish is “Rocky” the sporty tom-boy of the group.

Tom Jordan plays the role of “Dylan” who is a rock-star and always has his guitar around his neck.

Premiere: As The Bell Rings

Disney Channel – Weekdays from 24 September, 5.25pm

School. It’s all about exams, teachers, homework and waiting for the bell to ring – that’s when the fun begins! When the school bell rings, hang out with a new gang of friends and take a peek at their hilarious antics when Disney Channel’s locally-produced comedy series As The Bell Rings makes its television premiere in September. Who would have thought school could be this much fun? Well, it’s all in a day’s school work for 13 very different friends who meet up in between classes and recess to help (or hinder!) each other as they navigate tween life with hilarious results. This unique Disney Channel original short-form series is a fly-on-the-wall look at the everyday adventures and tween drama that takes place in the school corridors, in between classes. From school crushes, exams and teachers the comedy series explores diverse and relatable themes as seen through the eyes of Australian tweens. It’s Disney Channel Australia’s first comedy series made for, and starring, Australian kids. Don’t miss all the fun and hilarious antics when As The Bell Rings premieres exclusively on Disney Channel.

As The Bell Rings is directed by David McDonald (“Comedy Inc – The Late Shift”, Life Support”, “The Election Chaser”) and produced by FremantleMedia. The series was filmed at the Melbourne Film Studios, Port Melbourne.