During this time, he also starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie Jump In! His first lead role was in the film Catch That Kid (2004).He has since appeared in the Discovery Kids drama series Flight 29 Down (2005–2007), as well as the film To Write Love on Her Arms (2015).The program, a juvenile version of the ABC series Lost, concerned a group of teenagers stranded on a tropical island after their plane crashes.Bleu played as Nathan Mc Hugh, a Boy Scout whose leadership skills do not quite measure up to his self-confidence.Although popular with its young audience, the success of Flight 29 Down pales in comparison to Bleu's next television project the Disney Channel original films High School Musical (2006).The youngest of the six lead actors who were catapulted to fame by the film, Bleu portrayed the basketball player Chad Danforth, who tries to persuade his teammate Troy Bolton (Zac Efron) to give up his interest in theater and focus on winning the basketball championship.
which aired for three seasons on the Discovery Kids network.
Ashley Tisdale originally auditioned for the role of Gabriella.
, Zac Efron couldn't hit the high notes necessary for his singing role, so Drew Seeley sang most of his part while Zac lip synced.
, and the stars of the movie have definitely grown up!
They've all continued with their acting and singing careers, and they have flourished in their personal lives too!