Sonny with a Chance (2009–2011)

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Sonny, a talented Midwestern girl, has won a nationwide talent search to move to Los Angeles and star in a popular television series. Sonny's home and work life is documented along with her adjustment to life in the spotlight.

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 Sonny Munroe (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Tawni Hart (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Chad Dylan Cooper (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Nico Harris (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Grady Mitchell (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Zora Lancaster (46 episodes, 2009-2011)
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Sonny Monroe is destined for stardom after Hollywood producers see a film that she made and put on the Internet. Sonny is soon whisked away from her home in Wisconsin and arrives in Hollywood where she is offered a starring role in her favorite TV show that will change her life. Written by Anonymous

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The series officially ended on January 2, 2011 after the 2nd season due to Lovato's departure from her role upon completing treatment for health issues. See more »

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Edited into Sonny with a Chance: Sonny's Big Break, Volume 1 (2009) See more »

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Sonny With a Chance- Really good.
28 February 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sonny With a Chance is one of the best shows on Disney Channel. I personally think it is better than Hannah Montana and Suite Life on Deck. I watch both of these shows, but I think that this show is the funniest. The pilot is a slow start to the show. It basically introduces the main characters and sets the scenes for the other episodes. The rest of the show afterward, however, is very entertaining. Although some of the humor is a little cheesy, overall, the show is great. Give the show a chance. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Demi Lovato plays Sonny and her acting is great. Her faces are hilarious and her character is enthusiastic and peppy. My Favorite, however, would have to be Chad Dylan Cooper, played by Sterling Knight. He's a mix between Cody Linley's Character in Hannah Montana, Jake, and Chad Michael Murray's old Gilmore Girls character, Tristan. He's confidant and cocky, with a good side to him. He's funny, but he has an attitude. Sterling does a great job playing this character. He and Demi's character have great chemistry, as enemies and love interests. I especially look forward to their interactions and their relationship growing in future episodes.


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