The brothers both starred in the theatrical film The Kings of Appletown, which is based on the book The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
The film was directed by Bobby Moresco and written by Amanda Moresco.
Dylan and Cole were two of the wealthiest children alive in 2007, and in 2010, the Sprouse brothers were the highest-paid teenage Disney television actors, earning ,000 per episode combined.
As with many twins, the two have often played the same role, due to child labor laws in California restricting the amount of time children can be filmed in a day.
However, in mid-2010, Dylan stated that they would not be doing the film, in part because they "outgrew" the film. The items in their clothing lines were sold exclusively online until mid-March 2012 Dylan Sprouse has stated that the experience of coming to fame after the success of The Suite Life of Zack & Cody is "kind of scary, how fast everything is moving" and that a year prior "none of this was happening, it was just doing Suite Life", and that he was excited for the future.
In 2005, the Sprouse brothers signed a licensing agreement with Dualstar Entertainment to produce Sprouse Bros branded merchandise for the preteen and teenage market, the Sprouse Bros brand included a clothing line, comics series and a magazine, as well as personal hygiene line and a line of sportswear. published two volumes of a book series titled Sprouse Bros. They traveled to Japan with Shin Koyamada to empower the youth of Japan to better themselves and rebuild Japan as a society as well as to deepen the friendly relations and brotherhood between the youth of Japan and America in August 2013.
They later appeared in several television sitcoms and starred in the straight-to-DVD films I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus and Just for Kicks.
From 2005 until 2008, they starred in the Disney Channel sitcom The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.
Casting twins in a single role thus allows more time for the character to be filmed.