Veronica Dunne Talks Working with Zendaya on ‘K.C. Undercover’ – Read the Q&A!

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Craig Sjodin/Disney Channel

Disney Channel is premiering a brand new three-part episode of K.C. Undercover this weekend, and we could not be more excited about it!

In “Double Crossed: Part 1,” The Organization assigns Junior Spy of the Year, Brett Willis, to go undercover as K.C.’s boyfriend for a secret mission. While working together, K.C. winds up having real feelings for him. Meanwhile, Craig and Kira receive alarming news that their old arch rival Zane is back and determined to destroy them.

CS4U caught up with Veronica Dunne, who plays Marisa on the series, to talk all things K.C. Undercover! In our interview, Veronica tells us her favorite part about playing Marisa, what its like working on set with her cast members (including Zendaya), where she would like to see Marisa in future episodes and her favorite episode to shoot so far. Veronica also talks about what its like being a role model and her love for singing and musical theater. Make sure to read the Q&A below!

The three-part special titled “Double Crossed” kicks off on Disney Channel tomorrow at 8PM ET/PT.

CS4U: What is your favorite thing about playing Marisa on “K.C. Undercover”? Are you guys alike?

Veronica Dunne: “Marisa is so fun to portray because she is extremely silly and constantly having fun, she is a heightened version of myself.”

CS4U: What is it like on the set and working with your costars?

Veronica Dunne: “We are all a huge family and we just make each other laugh every single day, it is an incredible environment to work in.”

CS4U: Where would you like to see Marisa go on future episodes?

Veronica Dunne: “To class…(get it?) :)”

CS4U: What has been the most fun episode to shoot so far?

Veronica Dunne: “I really loved filming the episode “Assignment Get That Assignment” because I got to explore a more sensitive insecure side of Marisa.”

CS4U: Growing up, did you look up to any Disney Channel stars? How do you feel about being a role model?

Veronica Dunne: “Yes! I looked up to so many Disney stars growing up, and am so honored to be considered a role model.”

CS4U: If you could do a “K.C. Undercover” crossover with any Disney Channel show, which would you choose?

Veronica Dunne: “I would love for K.C. Undercover to have a special crossover episode with the cast of Jessie.

CS4U: Do you still want to pursue singing or musical theater, or just focus on acting?

Veronica Dunne: “Yes I absolutely want to pursue singing and musical theater, and continue to focus on acting.”

Juliet Schroder

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.