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Great News, "Bunheads" Fans!

via Freeform

Anyone else still not over the fact that the show "Bunheads" was so cruelly cancelled? Yeah, us too.😭

But as of last Friday, everyone's favorite dance show is now available to stream on Hulu. All 18 episodes of Season 1 are available for the taking. IT'S A HOLIDAY MIRACLE!


Our girl Sutton Foster shared in our excitement:

For those who missed the show the first time around, "Bunheads" follows the lovable Michelle Simms (played by Foster), a former Las Vegas showgirl who ends up living in a small Cali town with her mother-in-law, who runs a dance studio. She winds up bonding with the students and teaching at the school, getting especially close to dancers Boo, Sasha, Ginny, and Melanie. It's dramatic, dancey, hilarious, and super heartwarming.

And in honor of "Bunheads"' exciting return to our lives, we decided to #throwback to when we interviewed the talented kids from the show. Read on to learn some crazy little-known facts about the girls playing Boo, Sasha, Ginny, and Melanie, and then get yourselves over to Hulu asap.

Happy winter break binging, everybody! ❄️ ❄️ ❄️


Julia Goldani Telles

Adam Taylor, courtesy Freeform

Julia Goldani Telles plays Sasha, a rebellious dancer who has the dream body and lots of talent, but she doesn't really have the heart.

One thing most people don't know about you: I eat raw garlic. It's great.

What's the strangest thing in your dance bag? A plastic monkey watch that I once found in a classroom

What was your reaction when you found out you were cast in "Bunheads"? I ran around my house in my pajamas, howling.

When you were little, what did you want to be when you grew up? A spy.


Bailey Buntain

Adam Taylor, courtesy Freeform

Bailey Buntain plays Ginny, a young dancer dying to break out of her small-town life.

Favorite food: I LOVE Mexican food.

One thing most people don't know about you: I'm an Auntie to 9 nieces and nephews, and I'd rather hang out with them than most adults. They are the sweetest little people.

Biggest guilty pleasure: Cuddling up in bed, eating Wheat Thins and watching Instant Netflix on my nights off. Wow, I'm exciting… :)

What's the strangest thing in your dance bag? Floss. Oral hygiene is no joke.


Emma Dumont

Adam Taylor, courtesy Freeform

Emma Dumont plays the fun-loving and positive Melanie.

If you weren't a dancer/actress, what would you be? A biomedical engineer.

Most played song on your iPod: "Bad Reputation" by Joan Jett

Biggest guilty pleasure: Butterfingers. Butterfinger Crisp. Butterfinger ice cream. Anything Butterfinger.

One thing most people don't know about you: I play Roller Derby.


Kaitlyn Jenkins

Adam Taylor, courtesy Freeform

Kaitlyn Jenkins plays Boo, who loves to dance but struggles with her body image.

Biggest guilty pleasure: CUPCAKES!!!

Favorite movie: The Help and Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland

Do you have any pre-performance habits or superstitions? First I jump up and down and then I shake my arms out. Then, I give a little prayer and blow a kiss to my pointe shoes!

One thing most people don't know about you: I have this burning desire to ride a motorcycle.

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