Sofia Wylie is taking up a brand-new position in ‘Again of the Internet,’ premiering June 15 on Disney Channel. She spoke EXCLUSIVELY with HL about why this position means a lot to her and extra.
Sofia Wylie’s new film Again of the Internet premieres within the U.S. on June 15 at eight p.m. on Disney Channel and DisneyNOW. The Andi Mack star performs Cory Bailey, an ace science pupil who eagerly units out for Sydney to embark on a semester at sea aboard a sophisticated analysis vessel. However when she lands in Australia, she by chance boards the fallacious bus, misses the boat, and winds up at Harold Soccer Academy. She quickly realizes that she’s caught there for the summer time and regardless of her disinterest in soccer, she applies her distinctive strengths in science to finish her workforce’s shedding streak. HollywoodLife talked EXCLUSIVELY with Sofia about why the position of Cory in Again of the Internet stood out to her.
“I wished to be part of Again of the Internet due to how inspiring and uplifting the film was,” she instructed HollywoodLife. “Simply the messages of actually going outdoors of your field and being something you need to be and never simply having to be one factor simply because society tells you that’s all you might be. Additionally, I feel will probably be an excellent film for households to look at collectively as a result of if I had youngsters I’d need them to study that message and train them that they are often something they need to be. The truth that I used to be in a position to go to Australia to movie it was a very massive cherry on prime. It was such a enjoyable and comfortable expertise and I hope that may actually translate onscreen.”
All through the film, Cory finds her voice and pushes herself to attempt new issues. Sofia opened up about how she’s gone by that have as effectively. “I feel Cory and I are very related in the way in which that after I was youthful I sort of positioned myself in a single class of being only a dancer,” Sofia mentioned. “I assume rising up I’ve realized I may be a lot extra and that’s why I’m pushing myself to create a manufacturing firm and attempt to produce and direct and write and in addition going into performing and singing. These are simply elements of me pushing myself to be greater than I initially thought I used to be or may very well be. After all, I really like dancing and all the unique issues I began with. I’m all the time going to proceed to push myself to exit of my field and attempt to do one thing new. I feel that’s actually what Cory learns, that she is nice at so many issues and if you happen to give your self an opportunity to attempt them you may give a lot to your workforce. It won’t be particularly since you’re so sturdy or coordinated, however along with her mind and bringing her love of science to her workforce, she was in a position to assist them in lots of extra methods than she ever thought she might. I feel that’s how we’re related, however we’re additionally fairly completely different. I’m undoubtedly not the largest fan of science. Math might be my extra favourite topic, however she’s an enormous e book woman and I really like to simply chill below my covers. I undoubtedly realized rather a lot about science simply from filming this film.”
Since her breakout position as Buffy on the critically-acclaimed Disney Channel sequence Andi Mack, Sofia has launched her personal manufacturing firm, AIFOS Productions. The actress may also be starring within the highly-anticipated Excessive Faculty Musical: The Musical: The Collection, which can debut on Disney’s streaming service. She’s turn out to be an inspiration for younger ladies and he or she is effectively conscious that she has a voice that folks take note of. “I discover it an enormous accountability but additionally an enormous honor,” Sofia mentioned. I do know that any of this could change in a single second and it could possibly go away within the snap of a finger. I need to benefit from it and join and contact as many individuals on this quick or lengthy period of time that I’ve. I actually hope that by my social media or by the tasks that I work on that the folks can really feel nice about themselves afterward. I assume social media has sort of turn out to be this factor that’s centered round us, us, us, and sure, after all, for enterprise it’s nice to advertise no matter you’re doing. I really like selling new tasks that I’m on as a result of I’m very obsessed with all of them. My finish purpose is to make everyone else on the market really feel liked and accepted and particular as a result of numerous them really feel like they’re getting misplaced on this big sea of individuals and there’s nothing nice about them. In the event you don’t have anyone round you and supporting you, it’s exhausting to essentially ever know that you just’re nice in your personal method. If I simply contact one particular person and make their day, that’s actually one of the best factor I might actually need and do.”
As for whether or not or not Cory and Buffy can be pals in the event that they existed in the identical universe, Sofia shared her ideas on that: “I really feel like they might be. They each are very decided. Cory undoubtedly learns to make use of her voice afterward within the film, however I feel Buffy got here out of the womb talking her thoughts and aggressive. I feel character clever they might make fairly good pals.”