Pup Star: Better 2gether Premieres On Disney Channel
Air Bud Entertainment announces the World Broadcast Premiere of PUP STAR: BETTER 2GETHER, the newest song-filled film in the popular talking (and singing) dog franchise -- on Disney Channel, this Friday, March 23rd (at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT). A canine adventure for the whole family, the premiere airing marks the second film in the franchise to make a broadcast debut on Disney Channel, following the original PUP STAR movie's airing there in 2017! It allows fans to get ready for the debut of the third film, PUP STAR: WORLD TOUR, that will continue the adventures, when it premieres on Netflix and Digital, on May 5.
In PUP STAR: BETTER 2GETHER, the exciting story continues with an action-packed new season of the 'Pup Star' dog TV singing competition. In the new adventure, Tiny, the adorable Yorkie pup who has won the first season, is suddenly launched into an adventure when she's replaced by an identical street Yorkie, Scrappy, and the two swap lives in a dog-filled, fish-out-of-water tale that ultimately demonstrates life truly is 'better together.'
The PUP STAR films are an exciting dog-filled spin on America's hit TV singing competitions for the whole family, featuring a soundtrack of paw-tapping new songs. They are created by Air Bud Entertainment, the proud producers of family entertainment for more than 20 years, including 'Air Bud' and 'Disney Air Buddies.
The PUP STAR: BETTER 2GETHER film happily reunites many in the original film (PUP STAR)'s live-action cast including Makenzie Moss (Steve Jobs) as Tiny's owner, Lou; David Deluise (The Wizards of Waverly Place) as her father, and Jed Rees (Deadpool). Denisse Ojeda joins the cast as the family's loyal nanny 'Ida.'
A bevy of blue ribbon voice talent lead the film including the return of top music icon Ziggy Marley (as 'Dog Gnarly') and 12-year old singing sensationKaitlyn Maher (America's Got Talent) as the voice of Tiny AND the voice of a street pup named Scrappy. John Ratzenberger also returns to the franchise, voicing 'Salty.' Rising YouTube sensation Mackenzie Sol (The X-Factor) joins the cast, as 'P.U.P' and teen talent Lil' P-Nut takes a bite out of the voice of wrapping pup 'MC BITE.' PUP STAR: BETTER 2GETHER is directed by Robert Vince, produced by Anna McRoberts and written by Vince and McRoberts.
Official Film Synopsis
Pup Star is back for an all-new adventure! After winning the canine competition show 'Pup Star' and becoming an international pup sensation, Tiny, the adorable Yorkie, has her world turned upside down. An evil rival switches her out in competition with a street pup named Scrappy. The two pups find themselves living the others' very different life and an incredible journey through iconic cities ensues in this fun and hilarious dog-out-of-water adventure!
As they prepare for the Pup Star competition to reach its finale, each experiences life through a very different collar and discover the importance of family and being true to yourself. At the finale, both Yorkies claim to be Tiny leaving everyone, including the judges, wondering - who is the real Pup Star? A huge, fun musical adventure, PUP STAR: BETTER 2GETHER is filled with incredible singing pups, fantastic new paw-tapping songs, and an action-packed heart-warming story that will have audiences of all ages howling for more!
About Air Bud Entertainment
Air Bud Entertainment is the premium brand for live action family movies and TV series. The Company has created over 22 family movies and five movie franchises that are licensed around the globe. This includes: 5 Air Bud movies, 7 Air Buddies movies, 2 Santa Paws movies in partnership with Disney, and 4 movie Pup Star franchise for Netflix. ABE also recently announced its new series Puppy Prep Academy with Disney Channel in the U.S.
Air Bud Entertainment is a fully integrated studio that produces all aspects of the creative and production process, including writing, directing, producing, post-production and visual effects. The Company also markets and licenses its movie franchise/series directly. Air Bud Entertainment is based in Malibu, California and its studios are in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Visit and subscribe to http://airbud.com and ABE YouTube.
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