On July 12, 2012, Disney Channel renewed Good Luck Charlie for a fourth season. The fourth season premiered on April 28, 2013 with a guest appearance by The Muppets. Luke Benward and will have a recurring role in a six-episode this season. Benward and Jason Dolley previously worked together in the 2008 Disney Channel Original Movie, Minutemen. Leigh-Allyn Baker has stated (on Twitter) that Season 4 is the final season. Bridgit Mendler also stated through an interview that she would love to continue acting for the show but it will most likely be the last season. This season is currently in production and has been since January 5, 2013.