Which ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ Character Should Play Gaston in ‘Beauty and the Beast’?

by Jeremy Spirogis
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These highschool college students are tackling a story as previous as time. Who will play Gaston within the Disney+ High School Musical: The Musical: The Series manufacturing of Beauty and the Beast? There’s one character who’s an apparent contender.

Actors Matt Cornett, Joshua Bassett, and Julia Lester of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series'
Actors Matt Cornett, Joshua Bassett, and Julia Lester of ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ | Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images

‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ is doing ‘Beauty and the Beast’ for his or her subsequent musical

The college students of East High School are again and able to act in one other musical manufacturing. Thanks to a post from the Disney+ Instagram account, followers realized that they’re truly doing one other Disney-related present — the dwell model of Beauty and the Beast.

Not a lot is understood about this upcoming season, together with who will painting the 2 lead roles, Belle and the Beast. There’s additionally the query of who will painting the villain, the hunky, manliest man in Belle’s village, Gaston. 

Some assume EJ might painting Gaston in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Although EJ got here round through the finale of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, this character positively has the voice, and the performing vary, to painting the villain of Beauty and the Beast

Knowing EJ, he may need to audition for the Beast, however this antagonist function nonetheless comes with numerous songs, together with “The Mob Song” and “Gaston.” There are loads of gifted East High college students up for the problem, although. 

Seb, who already portrayed the “villain” of High School Musical, might return to the stage for this function. There’s additionally Carlos, the gifted choreographer who could also be prepared to point out off his singing expertise for an viewers. 

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Nini and Ricky already had the leads in ‘High School Musical’

Of course, there’s the coveted function of Belle on this musical manufacturing and it’s nonetheless unclear who will get the title character. Miss Jenn’s made some questionable casting choices up to now, (Ricky with no expertise getting Troy over EJ, to be particular,) so something might occur. 

Because Nini already bought to play the lead function, some followers suspect one other character may have an opportunity on the highlight, and there are many gifted solid members prepared to take the function. That contains Gina Porter, who was anticipated to switch to a special highschool however might doubtlessly keep after Ashlyn hinted at an thought. 

After portraying Sharpay, (and arguably stealing the present on opening evening,) Seb is a contender for enjoying a “genderbent” Belle. Kourtney additionally stepped out from the wardrobe division as an understudy for High School Musical. After an unbelievable efficiency, Miss Jenn shares that she had large plans for this scholar. Could that embody a task in Beauty and the Beast?

More data concerning the brand new season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series will presumably be introduced within the coming weeks. Until then, followers can meet up with Olivia Rodrigo, Joshua Bassett, and different solid members on social media. 

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