- Casting Gag: Ross Lynch and Olivia Holt are former Disney Channel stars starring in a Disney Channel-esque movie. Gregg Sulkin (the Jerk Jock) also played Alex Russo's love interest for a while.
- Homage: Asylum Entertainment bought the pitch for Status Update from Film/17Again writer Jason Filardi, hence the similarities between the two films.
- Romance on the Set: Ross Lynch (Kyle Moore) and Courtney Eaton (Charlotte Alden) were dating in real life during the filming for the movie.
- Throw It In!: According to Ross Lynch (Kyle Moore), although the film, "had a great script", the cast of actors, "really had the freedom to improvise", which can be seen in the movie.
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