Disney has announced that they’ve closed the deals on all principle cast members for the next installment of the High School Musical franchise, which will be released in theaters this time out.
Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Corbin Bleu and Monique Coleman are returning. The film, titled High School Musical 3: Senior Year, is set to begin filming this spring, for an October 24, 2008 release.
It’ll be directed by Kenny Ortega, director of the prior two films, and written by Peter Barsocchini.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter