7 Little Known Facts about Boy Meets World ...


Since Girl Meets World premiered to an overwhelmingly positive response from fans, I figured I'd share some fun facts about Boy Meets World, the prequel to the show. If you were a '90s kid, you grew up with this show. Personally, I still can't get enough of it! I recently purchased the entire series on DVD and let me tell you, it was a great decision. Check out some of these little known facts about Boy Meets World and then let me know which ones surprised you the most.

1. Rider Had a Fantastic Audition

Rider was the first and ONLY person to audition for the role of Shawn Hunter. When Michael Jacobs (the creator/producer of the show) saw him, he sent everyone else home. “I said, ‘OK, that’s fine,’” Jacobs explained, “No, that’s fine, that’s my guy.” As if we could picture anyone else playing Shawn Hunter, right?! This is just one of the many cool and little known facts about Boy Meets World.

2. Origin of Topanga's Name

The greatness that is Topanga's name didn't just create itself. Topan