Premieres March 1, 2020 on Family Channel
Talented young gymnast, Jenny Cortez, moves to a new city when her family gets the opportunity to run their own gymnastics club. With new friends and an intimidating new school, Jenny looks to persevere and become the gymnastics legend she was born to be.
The Cortez family take a big leap and move from Miami to Toronto to open a new gymnastics club.
Jenny tries to earn a spot on the school gymnastics team, but there’s no way Olivia will let that happen.
Jenny’s new best friends, Rachel and Keisha, prepare a song and dance performance for the grand opening of Cortez Gymnastics. The big day becomes complicated when Jenny gets a surprise visit from her school’s gymnastics coach, Miss Allister.
Gus invites a reporter to write a magazine article about Cortez Gymnastics, but, when the reporter arrives, he turns out to be one of Gus’s old gymnastics rivals. The Cortez clan must convince the reporter not to write a negative article
Morgan Wigle lives in Mississauga, Ontario with her parents, three brothers, three sisters, and a new puppy. Morgan started gymnastics in grade 1. She currently trains 23 hours a week. This last year she competed as a Level 9 gymnast, placing fifth All-Around at Provincials, and 15th All-Around at Nationals (earning a second-place medal on vault). Her favorite event is floor. During her free time, Morgan spends a lot of time getting caught up on schoolwork, making crafts from YouTube, spending family time at the cottage and downhill skiing.View Full Size Image
Natasha began her gymnastics career at the age of seven and is currently training 23 hours a week. She completed the 2018/2019 competitive season as a level 8 gymnast, earning several medals and high scores in many competitions including a personal best of 9.8 on the Uneven Bars at a Provincial Qualifier in Quinte Bay, Ontario. Natasha also has a love of music and plays the piano and sings. Natasha joined the ACTRA family as a member in 2019.View Full Size Image
Ajanae is an energetic girl with a passion for acting, dancing, and performing. She is a versatile dancer who trains in Acro, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Contemporary, Ballet, and Dancehall. Ajanae was invited to The Ellen Show where she was interviewed and performed a Hip Hop routine. She performed for three years as a member of the NBA Toronto Raptors Lil Ballas Dance Team, and has danced and walked the runway at Toronto Women’s Fashion Week in the Hendrixroe Show. When Ajanae isn’t busy dancing, acting, and performing she enjoys arts and crafts, basketball, soccer, baseball, gaming, reading, swimming and horseback riding.View Full Size Image
Francesca van Keeken has been in front of the camera since the age of four, when she began her role of Margie on the award-winning TV series The Next Step. Francesca is also a singer-songwriter, writing songs all the time. Musically inclined, Francesca plays two instruments: the piano and the cello. When not playing music, Francesca is also a talented equestrian, and spends her time competing on the Hunter Jumper circuit. Always on the go, when she does stop to relax, it’s on her farm with a variety of animals including four fuzzy pigs.
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Tom Hulshof was born in the United Kingdom and lives in Toronto. He was Tiny Tim in the Soulpepper’s production of A Christmas Carol, played a ghost in an episode of Haunted Hospitals (Bristow Global Media) and has also been in two short films, Mother’s Day (York University) and Raised by Wolves (Cameron Noble). Tom likes playing the guitar and spends most of his time after school on dance, vocal and musical theatre classes. He has been taking ballet classes for the past two years and was recently accepted into the Canada’s National Ballet School.View Full Size Image
Helena Marie has been nominated and has won several awards including a nomination for Outstanding Female Performance (ACTRA Montreal) for her work opposite Kim Coates and Judd Nelson in Stagecoach: The Texas Jack Story, as well as winning Best Performance (VISFF) for her role in the short film Crazy Love, which she also co-wrote and produced. Helena has also been recognized for her appearances on Suits, Supernatural, A Majestic Christmas, The Bold Type, and will soon appear in the made-for-tv movies Flawless and The Matchmaker Mysteries.View Full Size Image