NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – Jake T. Austin hopes to revisit “Wizards of Waverly Place” someday, but says his onscreen sister, Selena Gomez, could make or break a potential reunion.
In an interview with 1010 WINS’ “The Trend with Rebecca Granet,” the star of “The Emoji Movie” pleaded with Gomez.READ MORE: Child Hospitalized After Being Struck By Vehicle In Brooklyn
“Let’s do the reunion. Let’s do it for the fans,” he said, adding that he’d like to send her the “prayer hands” emoji.READ MORE: Remembering Officer Rivera: Wake Today For 22-Year-Old Killed In Line Of Duty In Harlem
Austin said over the course of the Disney Channel series, the cast became like a “real” family to him.
He also revealed that other cast members have spoken about a potential reunion, but said he think it lies in Gomez’s hands.MORE NEWS: As State And City Leaders Grapple With Gun Violence, Man Caught With Loaded Weapon On Subway In Times Square
Catch him in “The Emoji Movie,” in theaters July 28.