While working on the album, both Bailon and Williams signed on to star in the Disney Channel film The Cheetah Girls.They starred as two of four members of a female girl group named after the film, with Raven-Symoné and Sabrina Bryan portraying the final two members.Bailon had a supporting role on Disney Channel's That's So Raven which she played Alana.
Jessica Benson made the cut and joined 3LW in early 2003.
3LW spent the first half of 2002 in the studio, recording an album tentatively titled Same Game, Different Rules.
The album and its intended lead single "Uh Oh" were presented to the label, who felt it did not have enough urban radio appeal.
Since 2014, Houghton is one of the four co-hosts of the daytime talk show The Real.
As an actress, Bailon appeared in The Cheetah Girls films, Coach Carter and All You've Got.