Disney XD Sets ‘Pants On Fire’ Original Movie

Disney XD will debut an original movie this year in next month with Pants On Fire, the network announced Thursday.

The movie, which premieres Nov. 9 and follows a 15-year old boy whose lies suddenly become real, stars Good Luck Charlie's Bradley Steven Perry (pictured), Joshua J. Ballard (Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days) and Tyrel Jackson Williams (Lab Rats), said network officials.

Pants on Fire is directed by Jon Rosenbaum (Austin & Ally) and will be executively produced by Kim Arnott (Radio Rebel). 

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