''Bella and the Bulldogs'' is an American comedy television series created by Jonathan Butler and Gabriel Garza that aired on Nickelodeon from January 17, 2015 to June 25, 2016. The series stars Brec Bassinger, Coy Stewart, Jackie Radinsky, Buddy Handleson, Lilimar, Haley Tju, and Rio Mangini.


The series follows cheerleader Bella Dawson whose life in Texas takes an unexpected twist when she is recruited to become the new quarterback for her school's football team, the Bulldogs. At first, the rest of the team do not want her as the quarterback since she is a girl and it was an all boys middle school team, but they eventually accept her for her talent. As the show goes on it goes into her and her friendsā€˜ teen drama and dating life.




* Brec Bassinger as Bella Dawson * Coy Stewart as Troy * Jackie Radinsky as Sawyer * Buddy Handleson as Newt * Lilimar as Sophie * Haley Tju as Pepper * Rio Mangini as Ace (recurring: season 1, main: season 2)


* Dorien Wilson as Coach Russell * Annie Tedesco as Carrie Dawson * Nick Alvarez as Luis DelaRosa * Matt Cornett as Zach Barnes * Senta Moses Mikan as Mrs. Silverstein


On March 4, 2015, the series was renewed for a second season. The second season premiered on September 30, 2015. Actress Brec Bassinger stated in a Twitter message about the episode airing on June 25, 2016: "I hope y'all enjoyed the last episode of #bellaandthebulldogs ..."


''Bella and the Bulldogs'' premiered on March 18, 2015, on YTV (TV channel), YTV in Canada and on Nickelodeon (Australia and New Zealand), Nickelodeon in Australia and New Zealand on April 4, 2015. The series premiered on Nickelodeon (Southeast Asia), the Southeast Asian feed of Nickelodeon in Singapore and the Philippines on April 6, 2015, and in Malaysia on April 11, 2015. In the United Kingdom and Ireland, Nickelodeon (UK and Ireland), Nickelodeon debuted the series on May 4, 2015. In Africa, the pilot debuted on June 26, 2015, and the series officially premiered on September 7, 2015.



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