Zoey’s Extraordinary Christmas movie starts filming in Vancouver with a poignant scene at the grave of Zoey’Clarke (Jane Levy)’s Dad, who died in season one of the musical dramedy.
Maggie Clarke (Mary Steenburgen) at the grave of her husband Mitch Clarke (Peter Gallagher)., filmed in New Westminster.
Showrunner: Austin Winsberg.
My father passed away ten years ago today. And this is the first thing we are shooting of Zoey’s Extraordinary Christmas. If that’s not the universe talking to us – I don’t know what is. Love you, Dad. #zoeysplaylist @ZoeysPlaylist @MarySteenburgen @Roku pic.twitter.com/P8jVt7SROb— Austin Winsberg (@austinwinsberg) September 14, 2021
Filming dates: September 14th to October 8th.
Cast: Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, Alex Newell, John Clarence Stewart, Andrew Leeds, Alice Lee, Michael Thomas Grant, Kapil Talwalkar, David St. Louis, Mary Steenburgen, Peter Gallagher and Bernadette Peters are returning for it.
🎅🏻🎶🎄Ho ho ho!!💕🎁☃️ https://t.co/4dCFIn1UWn— Jane Levy (@jcolburnlevy) September 8, 2021
Zoey’s Extraordinary Christmas Movie To Film in Vancouver This September.
The musical dramedy, filmed two seasons in Vancouver and planned to shoot a third, but NBC had other ideas, cancelling it in June.
Lionsgate found a new home with streamer Roku.
I am so extremely grateful to the Roku Channel for helping us get Zoey to sing again,. I can’t think of a more appropriate time to hear someone’s heart song than the holidays. And Zoey’s Extraordinary Christmas will be an opportunity to provide the fans and new viewers alike a chance to all tap their toes and get in the holiday mood.” — creator Austin Winsberg in a statement.
Who is Zoey?
Zoey Clarke is computer coder forging her way in San Francisco. After an unusual event, Zoey suddenly starts to hear the innermost wants, thoughts and desires of the people around her – her family, co-workers and complete strangers – through popular songs.
The Christmas movie picks up where the season 2 finale left off:
With Max hearing Zoey’s heart song..
Production filmed it at Kits Point in Vancouver.
The show has staged musical numbers all over the city.
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist has delivered us over a hundred musical numbers so far. Here’s to a hundred more.— maggie // #ZoeysPlaylist MOVIE (@gingerneighbor) August 1, 2021
♥️ #SaveZoeysPlaylist #ZoeysPlaylist (CC: @nopenother’s amazing choreography and @austinwinsberg’s vision) pic.twitter.com/F5x7av4Ppw
In downtown Vancouver’s Oceanic Plaza.
UBC’s The Nest.
North Vancouver’s The Shipyard Commons for the Bay to Breakers Race.