Young & Hungry‘s Aimee Carrero is set to star opposite Ashley Tisdale in the Young & Hungry spinoff series, in development at Freeform. The network announced the project at its upfront yesterday.

Aimee Carrero 3-11 #3Carrero will reprise her co-starring role from the original series, Sofia Rodriguez, an ambitious banking intern and best friend and roommate to Gabi (Emily Osment). I hear the proposed Young & Hungry spinoff will follow Sofia (Carrero) as she lands a job working for an overbearing boss. Tisdale is playing Logan Rawlings, the magazine editor/lesbian character she originated in two guest starring appearances on Young & Hungry, which she executive produces, along with the spinoff.

Young and Hungry just had its third season finale this week and returns with new episodes June 1.

In addition to her regular role on Young & Hungry, Carrero voices GsbsYHthe title character in the upcoming Disney Junior animated princess series Elena of Avalor. She also has recurred on FX’s The Americans and currently on NBC’s Blindspot. Carrero’s feature credits include The Last Witch Hunter and The Devil’s Due. She is repped by Innovative Artists, 3 Arts Entertainment, and Skzryniarz & Mallean.