These Holiday Episodes of ’00s Disney Channel Series Are Streaming in Time for the 2020 Season

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Throughout the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many have turned to their favourite TV exhibits from childhood for consolation. And through the vacation season, that feeling has solely intensified for some. Fortunately, there’s an answer for millennials who grew up watching the Disney Channel.

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Disney+ has loads of movie choices, together with Christmas films like Home Alone. But for these searching for a throwback episode (or 4), listed below are the Disney Channel Original Series vacation episodes from standard ’00s sitcoms, accessible on Disney+.

‘That’s So Raven’ 

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That’s So Raven aired for 4 seasons on the Disney Channel, from 2003-2007. The sitcom starred Raven-Symoné as Raven Baxter, a teen who has psychic visions she will’t management. She shares this secret with just a few individuals, together with her two finest associates, Eddie and Chelsea; her mother and father, Tanya and Victor; and her youthful brother, Cory.

Season 1, Episode 19 is a vacation episode titled “Escape Clause.” In it, Raven has a imaginative and prescient of her Christmas current, a necklace. She decides to open it early, but it surely falls and breaks. To disguise her mistake, she scrambles to switch it, leading to her lacking lots of the issues she loves concerning the vacation.

‘Even Stevens’ 

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Even Stevens aired for 3 seasons (plus a TV film) on the Disney Channel, from 2000-2003. The sitcom starred Shia LaBeouf and Christy Carlson Romano as siblings Louis and Ren Stevens. The youngsters couldn’t be extra completely different, which led to a lot of the present’s antics.

Season 1, Episode 15, “Heck of a Hanukkah,” begins when Louis, annoyed at how he doesn’t slot in with Ren, his mother and father, and his older brother, Donnie, makes a want {that a} extra “perfect” son exchange him. But when all is claimed and carried out, he learns that his humor provides mild to their lives.

‘The Proud Family’

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The Proud Family aired for 2 seasons (and a TV film) on the Disney Channel, from 2001-2005. The animated sitcom starred Penny Proud, a teenage lady with an eccentric household. She lives together with her mother, dad, grandmother, toddler twin siblings, and a canine and spends time together with her associates.

Season 1, Episode 11 is titled “Seven Days of Kwanzaa.” In it, the Proud household meets a homeless household and invitations them to rejoice Christmas with them. However, the household doesn’t perceive their traditions. They, in flip, introduce the Prouds to Kwanzaa, educating them concerning the African-American vacation.

‘Sonny with a Chance’

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At the very finish of the ’00s got here Sonny with a Chance, which aired for 2 seasons on the Disney Channel, from 2009-2011. The sitcom follows Sonny Munroe, a teen who turns into a forged member on a child’s sketch comedy present. After star Demi Lovato left, it aired for yet one more season as So Random!

Season 2, Episode 22 is titled “A So Random Holiday Special,” Sonny’s boyfriend, Chad Dylan Cooper, produces an episode of the present. Not solely does it characteristic Lovato’s ex-boyfriend Joe Jonas, however this episode aired in November 2010, shortly after Lovato entered rehab for the primary time, making it a memorable a part of her Disney Channel profession.

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