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'Austin and Ally': Calum Worthy talks upcoming season, Dez's quirks, and Dwyane Wade's cameo -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

Austin and Ally may be the ones in the spotlight on their Disney Channel sitcom, recording albums and going on tours, but the duo wouldn’t be hitting such high notes without the help of Dez, the weirdly wacky and arguably fashionable character played by 22-year-old actor Calum Worthy.

Worthy not only puts up with Dez’s antics (think deep-frying shoes, carrying ice sculptures in his backpack, etc.), but says he loves doing the nutty scenes. In the upcoming third season, things only get stranger in the wake of Austin’s letter to Ally. In the exclusive clip below, Dez is there to assist the gang to figure out why Ally’s not where she should be.

Worthy talked to EW about Dez’s quirks, what he wishes he could do on the show, and how Dez might be getting a love interest of his own. READ FULL STORY

'Austin and Ally' gets renewed for season 3

Look for more Austin & Ally next fall: Disney Channel has ordered a third season of its hit show. Production resumes in July with the new season set to premiere in October.

“Austin & Ally continues to hit high notes with kids and families, and the new season promises excitement for  ‘Auslly’ fans as Austin’s music career kicks into full gear and Ally’s begins to take flight. This ensemble cast, Ross Lynch, Laura Marano, Raini Rodriguez, and Calum Worthy, has incredible comedic chemistry and charm that continues to win audiences over,” said Adam Bonnett, Senior Vice President, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide.

The show follows a singer (Lynch) and a songwriter (Marano) and their two best friends, and it’s the number 1 series in kids 2-11 (2.3 million/5.9 rating), kids 6-11 (1.9 million/8.1 rating), and Tweens 9-14 (1.8 million/7.7 rating).

For more on Austin & Ally:
‘Austin & Ally': Austin’s turn to have an epiphany: VIDEO
‘Austin & Ally’ get a little closer: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

'Austin & Ally': Austin's turn to have an epiphany: VIDEO

Last month we learned that Ally would finally voice her feelings for best friend Austin. Now here’s a look at Austin, who is dating Kira, coming to the realization that he’s got feelings for Ally, after getting jealous over her friendship with an old summer camp friend Elliot. READ FULL STORY

'Austin & Ally' get a little closer: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO

Adam Taylor/Disney Channel

Are things starting to heat up with best friends Austin and Ally on their namesake Disney show? The singer-songwriter partners have walked a will they/won’t they friendship line that’s far from the sole domain of grownup shows. The odd couple even  have a number of shipper names — my favorite is “Aussly.”  Take a look at this teaser below as Ally (Laura Marano) reveals she has a crush on the often clueless Austin (Ross Lynch). READ FULL STORY

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