Thanks to a report from Cosmopolitan.com, Disney Channel has confirmed that they are bringing back their non-scripted series Bug Juice. Here is the statement from Disney:
Named after the juice drinks often served at summer camps, ‘Bug Juice’ marked Disney Channel’s foray into original, unscripted television and was recognized for its relatable stories and genuine portrayal of the summer camp experience.
“‘Bug Juice’ took viewers on a journey of adventure and self-discovery. Now, nearly two decades later, we are thrilled to be back in Maine at Camp Waziyatah with the creative team from Evolution Media and many of the same crew members who produced the original series,” said Susette Hsiung, Executive Vice President, Production, Disney Channels Worldwide.
‘Bug Juice’ is produced by Evolution Media, which also created and produced the original version of series and has been at the helm of other popular unscripted kids content for Disney Channel, including Movie Surfers, Totally in Tune and Totally Hoops. It is executive-produced by Douglas Ross, Alex Baskin, Tina Gazzero Clapp and Toni Gallagher. Ross, Clapp and Gallagher were all involved in the production of the original series, which premiered on February 28, 1998 and ran for three seasons