The release date for Best Friends Whenever Season 2 — July 25, 2016
This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Best Friends Whenever Season 2 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. Disney Channel has scheduled the premiere date for a new season for July 25, 2016.
Summary and storyline
Best Friends Whenever is a new American teenage live action comedy about two best girl friends who are given the ability travel in time. Created by Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas for the Disney Channel, season 1 debuted on June 26, 2015.
On the heels of a highly anticipated Disney Channel original movie “Teen Beach 2”, comes a teen comedy series that stars up-and-coming Disney stars. Best Friends Whenever follows Cyd (Landry Bender) and Shelby (Lauren Taylor) as best friends living together while Cyd’s parents are away on an archeological dig in Peru. The girls are given the ability to time travel after an accident in one of their neighbor’s science lab.
Following a whole lot of hype, Best Friends Whenever season 1 premiered on the Disney Channel to a healthy 3.54 million viewers. However the show began to slip in ratings, dropping down to just 1.7 million in the last episode of season. Critics have also been lukewarm in their reviews of the show, with some criticizing the writing, acting and certain inconsistencies within the plot lines. Some bloggers have even gone as far as recommending people to not watch the show. While there is a scheduled Christmas Special episode called “The Girls of Christmas Past”, currently slated to air December 6, 2015, the network has not made any announcements regarding a possible renewal of Best Friends Whenever season 2.
Updated March 3, 2016: The teen fantasy adventure live action series Best Friends Whenever is picked up for a second season on the Disney Channel. In spite of the mixed reviews and the fact that the viewership ratings have slipped from 3.54 to 1.7 million for the season finale, Shelby and Cyd will continue leaping through time on the small screen. Please sign up for our automatic notifications and we will be sure to inform you as soon as the second season`s premiere date is announced.
UPDATED June 17, 2016: The second season of the newest addition to Disney Channel`s comedy slate, sci-fi teen-oriented show Best Friends Whenever has been scheduled for a summer release. The upcoming sophomore chapter will debut on Monday, July 25, 2016. Despite the mediocre ratings and mixed reviews, Disney decided to invest in a second installment, so perhaps the creative team came up with some surprising twists and turns to keep viewer interest alive. Sign up for our automatic updates and we will send you an e-mail reminder of Best Friends Forever second season premiere date one day in advance.