4.8/10
9,956
100 user 3 critic

Shake It Up 

Clip
1:30 | Clip

Watch Now

on Prime Video

Two Chicago teens attempt to realize their dream of becoming professional dancers by landing spots on a popular local show.

Creator:

Chris Thompson
Reviews
Popularity
1,494 ( 2)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
2013   2012   2011   2010  
3 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

A.N.T. Farm (2011–2014)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A musical prodigy, gets into a gifted program called Advanced Natural Talents at the local high school.

Stars: China Anne McClain, Sierra McCormick, Jake Short
Good Luck Charlie (2010–2014)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The Duncan family are adjusting to the surprise birth of their fourth child, Charlie. When parents Amy and Bob return to work they put their latest addition in the care of her three older siblings.

Stars: Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry
Jessie (2011–2015)
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A Texan teen moves to New York City to follow her dreams and ends up as a nanny for a high profile couple's four children.

Stars: Debby Ryan, Peyton List, Cameron Boyce
Austin & Ally (2011–2016)
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Following the lives of Austin, an aspiring confident musician, Ally, a quiet talented songwriter and their two friends.

Stars: Ross Lynch, Laura Marano, Raini Rodriguez
Sonny with a Chance (2009–2011)
Comedy | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Sonny, a talented Midwestern girl, has won a nationwide talent search to move to Los Angeles and star in a popular television series. Sonny's home and work life is documented along with her adjustment to life in the spotlight.

Stars: Demi Lovato, Tiffany Thornton, Sterling Knight
Wizards of Waverly Place (2007–2012)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Russo family may be an ordinary family with an average restaurant, but behind close doors, all three children must compete to be the next family wizard.

Stars: Selena Gomez, David Henrie, Jake T. Austin
The Suite Life on Deck (2008–2011)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Spin-off of the hit Disney Channel series "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody," in which twin brothers Zack and Cody Martin and hotel heiress London Tipton enroll in a semester-at-sea program aboard a ship called the SS Tipton.

Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Brenda Song
Dog with a Blog (2012–2015)
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A family adopts a dog named Stan in the hope that two feuding step-siblings will bond over the pet. It works when the siblings soon find out that the dog can talk and write.

Stars: Genevieve Hannelius, Blake Michael, Francesca Capaldi
Comedy | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Idiocy strikes when a woman and her daughter get separated from their family during the holidays.

Director: Arlene Sanford
Stars: Bridgit Mendler, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry
K.C. Undercover (2015–2018)
Action | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An outspoken and confident technology wiz and skilled black belt discovers that both her parents are spies and expect her to follow in their footsteps.

Stars: Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, Kamil McFadden
Hannah Montana (2006–2011)
Comedy | Family | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Adventures of a teenage pop star who keeps her identity secret from even her closest friends by using a disguise on-stage.

Stars: Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Jason Earles
Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Comedy about identical twins living at the Tipton Hotel with their single mother who is a lounge singer at the hotel.

Stars: Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse, Brenda Song
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Bella Thorne ...  CeCe Jones 75 episodes, 2010-2013
Zendaya ...  Rocky Blue 75 episodes, 2010-2013
Davis Cleveland ...  Flynn Jones / ... 75 episodes, 2010-2013
Roshon Fegan ...  Ty Blue 75 episodes, 2010-2013
Adam Irigoyen ...  Deuce Martinez / ... 75 episodes, 2010-2013
Caroline Sunshine ...  Tinka Hessenheffer 66 episodes, 2010-2013
Kenton Duty ...  Gunther Hessenheffer 49 episodes, 2010-2012
Edit

Storyline

The adventures of best friends CeCe Jones and Rocky Blue who, with the help of Rocky's brother Ty and his best friend Deuce Martinez, fulfill their dreams of becoming professional dancers when they land roles as dancers on a local show, "Shake It Up, Chicago!". CeCe and Rocky deal with their circumstances, by adapting and maintaining their social status at school while watching CeCe's little brother, Flynn, and the antics of their TV show which includes matching the skills of their competition, notably brother and sister, Gunther and Tinka. The show also has storylines which include Rocky's brother, who also has dance and rapping skills. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

TV-G | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dance Dance Chicago See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Rocky Blue is Zendaya's Very First Role on Disney Channel. Later she'd star in 2 Disney Channel Original Movies (Frenemies (2012) and Zapped (2014)), as well the Main Character of Another Show that Premiered 14 Months after Shake It Up (2010) aired it's Final Episode in November 2013, K.C. Undercover (2015), which also ran for 3 seasons, but had more episodes. See more »

Connections

Referenced in America's Next Top Model: The Girl Who Gets Punked (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Shake It Up
(Main Title - Theme Song)
Written and produced by Jeannie Lurie, Aris Archontis and Chen Neeman
Performed by Selena Gomez
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

 
The worst show in history!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
21 January 2011 | by golebiowskichrisSee all my reviews

Ah shake it up, the worst show in history!!!!!!!! When i was searching through TV channels and nothing was on so i decided to put on shake it up because i had no choice. So when I just watch 30 seconds of the show, I was bored. The jokes are not even funny. The acting is so horrible that I would through up multiple times and that shows how bad the show is. This is not the magic of Disney. Today we get shows that have to do with real people. I remember as a little kid, the original mickey mouse cartoons were on so I would watch that( please note that I am 14 and the cartoons were re-runs). I wish Disney today would just go back to the basics and make more mickey mouse cartoons and i'm not talking about mickey mouse clubhouse which just ruined mickey mouse. So final verdict: shake it up is just a waste of time and is just stupid. And watch the show is going to get cancelled in a matter of episodes.


36 of 68 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 100 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed