As a result of the series' success, the media has termed them "heartthrobs" and "overwhelming draws" among preteen and teen audiences.
The following year, the brothers launched a franchise known as the Sprouse Bros brand, which included a clothing line, book series and magazine.
The Suite Life on Deck went on to become the most-watched tween/children's television show in 20. They also starred in The Suite Life Movie, which aired in March of the same year.
They began cultivating an adult image by starring in the independent theatrical suspense film The Kings of Appletown in 2009.
They both appeared in I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus and Just for Kicks, both of which were family films that received a direct-to-video release.
David Nusair of Reel Film Reviews said of their acting in Just for Kicks that the brothers "aren't the worst child actors I've ever seen,...
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.
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.their personal photos to illegally surface online in a cruel invasion of privacy (the actor, at least, had a good sense of humor about it), there is something about a scandal that helps the world say, “Oh, they’re not just a Disney kid anymore.” During his transition from goofball tween to handsome young adult, the 24-year-old definitely tested the waters of dating while famous.I Cole ,is dating Katina Ruiz,she is my everything(: we love each other very,much! Though the film received mixed reviews, the two were nominated for multiple awards for their role in the film.During the early 2000s, the twins appeared in episodes of The Nightmare Room and That '70s Show, as well as in Mad TV and portrayed roles in the feature films The Master of Disguise and Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights.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.