In November 2012 it was reported that Disney Channel is in the early stages of development of a follow-up series titled Girl Meets World. Boy Meets World co-creator Michael Jacobs will develop the series and serve as its executive producer and showrunner. On November 26, 2012, Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel confirmed that they were joining Girl Meets World. According to a statement from Fishel, it is unknown if the other stars will return.
The pilot is expected to be taped in February 2013, with auditions to be held starting in mid-November 2012 for the lead roles of Riley Matthews, the 13-year-old daughter of Cory and Topanga; Maya, a witty friend of Riley's who has a troubled past; and Elliot, Riley's older brother. The character of Cory Matthews is also reported to be a seventh-grade history teacher who looks after Riley and Maya in the series.