Tyler James Williams ("Everybody Hates Chris"), Coco Jones ("So Random!") and Trevor Jackson ("Eureka") join Val to discuss their careers and their characters in the Disney Channel original movie "Let it Shine," premiering June 15 at 8PM ET/7 PM CT.
ABOUT DISNEY CHANNEL ORIGINAL MOVIE "LET IT SHINE":
An inspiring story set in the world of hip-hop, rap and gospel music, "Let It Shine" expresses the importance of staying true to oneself. Geared towards kids, tweens and families, the story follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend. The movie premieres June 15, 2012 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) as part of the popular Disney Channel Original Movie franchise, the industry's gold standard when it comes to relevant stories, diversity and pro-social messages for a generation of kids. Starring are Tyler James Williams ("Everybody Hates Chris") as Cyrus DeBarge, Coco Jones (Radio Disney "N.B.T.") as Roxanne Andrews, Trevor Jackson ("Eureka") as Kris McDuffy, Brandon Mychal Smith ("So Random!") as Lord of Da Bling, Dawnn Lewis ("A Different World") as Cyrus' mother Gail De Barge, Alex Desert ("Becker") as Levi, the owner of Off The Street, the teen music club where Cyrus works, Nicole Sullivan ("MADtv") as Roxanne's music manger Lyla and Courtney B. Vance ("FlashForward") as Cyrus' preacher father, Jacob DeBarge.