Go Figure

Last Updated on: January 20th, 2024

Go Figure (Disney Channel Original Movie)

“Go Figure” is a Disney Channel Original Movie that premiered in 2005. Directed by Francine McDougall, the film is a sports drama with elements of comedy and coming-of-age themes.

The story follows Katelin Kingsford, portrayed by Jordan Hinson, a talented young figure skater with dreams of competing in the National Figure Skating Championships. However, her single-minded focus on skating leaves little room for socializing and having fun. When her coach suggests that she needs to improve her artistry and expression on the ice, Katelin decides to join a hockey team to gain more experience and confidence in her skating.

As she joins the hockey team, Katelin faces the challenges of learning a new sport and fitting in with her teammates, including star player, Joey, played by Tania Gunadi. Throughout her journey, Katelin learns the value of teamwork, friendship, and embracing her own uniqueness.

The film also features romantic elements as Katelin develops a crush on her hockey team’s captain, Spencer, portrayed by Ryan Malgarini. Their blossoming relationship adds a layer of sweetness and humor to the story.

“Go Figure” explores themes of identity, self-discovery, and the pursuit of one’s dreams. It encourages viewers to step outside their comfort zones, try new things, and find balance in their lives.

The movie received positive feedback for its positive messages, enjoyable performances, and entertaining sports sequences. Jordan Hinson’s portrayal of Katelin was particularly praised for her charm and determination.

Overall, “Go Figure” is a heartwarming and inspiring film that combines sports, friendship, and romance in a way that resonates with young audiences. It delivers a feel-good message about believing in oneself and staying true to one’s passions, making it a beloved addition to the Disney Channel Original Movie collection.

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  • Year Released: 2005
  • Type of Movie: Live Action
  • Movie Platform: Disney Channel Original Movie
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  • Jordan Hinson: Katelin Kingsford
  • Brittany Curran: Pamela
  • Whitney Sloan: Amy “Hollywood” Henderson
  • Cristine Rose: Natasha Goberman
  • Ryan Malgarini: Bradley Kingsford
  • Tania Gunadi: Mary “Mojo” Johnson
  • Amy Halloran: Ronnie
  • Sabrina Speer: Shelby Singer
  • Jake Abel: Spencer
  • Kristi Yamaguchi: Herself
  • Jodi Russell: Linda Kingsford
  • Curt Dousett: Ed Kingsford
  • Paul Kiernan: Coach Reynolds
  • Morgan Lund: Bob
  • Austin Jepson: Hooner
  • Anne Sward: Ginger
  • Kadee Leishman: Heather


  • Director: Francine McDougall
  • Producer: Sheri Singer and Don Schain

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