Adventures in Babysitting

Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Adventures in Babysitting (Disney Channel Original Movie)

“Adventures in Babysitting” is a 2016 Disney Channel Original Movie and a modern remake of the 1987 film of the same name. The movie was directed by John Schultz and stars Sabrina Carpenter as Jenny Parker and Sofia Carson as Lola Perez, the two main characters.

The story follows two competing babysitters, Jenny and Lola, who end up on an adventure in the city of Chicago when one of the kids they’re babysitting sneaks out to attend a concert. The movie is a comedic and adventurous take on the challenges and mishaps they encounter while trying to find the missing child and navigate the city.

“Adventures in Babysitting” is a family-friendly film that combines humor, friendship, and adventure. It’s aimed at a younger audience and offers a contemporary twist on the original film’s premise. While it pays homage to the original, it introduces new characters and situations that make it relevant to a new generation of viewers.

The movie received positive feedback from its target audience and is known for its lighthearted and entertaining approach to the babysitting adventure genre. If you enjoy family-friendly comedies with a mix of adventure and humor, “Adventures in Babysitting” (2016) may be an enjoyable watch.

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Additional Details


  • Sabrina Carpenter: Jenny Parker
  • Sofia Carson: Lola Perez
  • Nikki Hahn: Emily Cooper
  • Mallory James Mahoney: Katy Cooper
  • Max Gecowets: Trey Anderson
  • Jet Jurgensmeyer: Bobby Anderson
  • Madison Horcher: AJ Anderson
  • Kevin Quinn: Zac Chase
  • Gillian Vigman: Helen Anderson
  • Gabrielle Miller: Donna Cooper
  • Michael Northey: Tiny
  • Ken Lawson: Scalper
  • Max Lloyd-Jones: Officer James
  • Kevin O’Grady: Barry Cooper
  • Hugo Ateo: Hal Anderson


  • Director: John Schultz
  • Producer: Shawn Williamson
  • Music: Richard Gibbs

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