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Mark Indelicato, Sarah Hyland Star in Disney's New Programmings

March 17, 2011 (7:00 am) GMT
The former 'Ugly Betty' star would be one of the students in 'Madison High' while the 'Modern Family' star is to play opposite her boyfriend in 'Geek Charming'.

is announced as one of the stars on Disney Channel's new musical series, "Madison High". It is among 13 new original series that Disney introduced during its upfront presentation to advertisers Wednesday, March 16 in New York.

"Madison" relies on original music and like "", the cast break-into-song-and-dance. The school "is trying to build a revolutionary theater program" and the students are working in an original piece based on their lives for an end of year project. Indelicato who claimed his fame as Betty's nephew on ABC's "" trained vocals at Dupree School of Music in Linwood, New Jersey before nabbing the role.

Meanwhile, of "" and Matt Prokop of "" would star in a new Disney Channel Original Movie. The real-life couple joins "" which is about the social hierarchy of high school.

In addition, Disney is to introduce a new star on "ANT Farm". The comedy follows Chyna, an 11-year-old musical prodigy who attends high school as part of a prestigious ANT (Advanced Natural Talents) program.

Series "", "" and "" also will be back with new episodes. The latest will be paired with a new sitcom called "" starring as a rural teen from Texas who moves to New York and becomes an au pair to a wealthy family with four teens.

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