Riley is the daughter of Cory and Topanga and she goes to school with her friends Maya and Farkle and new person Lucas who Riley likes. Cory is Riley's history teacher and everything Riley and Maya do has something to do with their school life problems.
Did You Know?
Throughout Boy Meets World
(1993), Cory and Topanga's future children had a few different potential names: Chewbacca and Plankton (in jest), Cory Jr. and Barbara, Steven and Chloe (which was, for several seasons, Topanga's mother's name as well), and Beverly Glen. None of those names made it to the spin-off wherein they have a daughter named Riley and a son named August. Even the eldest son they almost had, who was ultimately cut from the show, was given the name Elliot instead of any of the names previously mentioned. See more
Throughout out the series, it's clear that the actors/actresses portraying teenagers are actually in their 20s+. This is done as to not interfere with the schooling of real teenagers and to give the general viewing audience who are teenagers themselves someone they can look up too. See more
, Riley Matthews
I've been waiting for a day like this to come. Struck like lightning, my heart's beating like a drum on the edge of something wonderful. Face to face with changes, what's it all about? Life is crazy, but I know I can work it out, 'cause I got you to live it with me. I feel all right, I'm gonna take on the world! Light up the stars, I've got some pages to turn. I'm singing "oh oh oh, oh oh oh oh." Take on the world, take on the world, take on the world, take on the world, take on the...
Take On The World
Performed by Sabrina Carpenter
and Rowan Blanchard
Written by Matthew Tishler
, Maria Christensen and Shridhar Solanki
Produced by Matthew Tishler See more