Why ‘Mackenzie Falls’ Was Never a ‘Sonny With a Chance’ Spinoff — But Definitely Should’ve Been

by Jeremy Spirogis
Disney Channel

It was “so far, so great” with this authentic comedy collection starring Demi Lovato. Even although Sonny With a Chance ultimately turned So Random, some Disney Channel viewers hoped for extra. Primarily, these followers of Chad Dylan Cooper requested for a Mackenzie Falls spin-off collection. 

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‘Mackenzie Falls’ was the drama collection that Disney Channel wanted

If you’re in search of amusing, look no additional than So Random, the present inside a present on Disney Channel’s Sonny With a Chance. If you’re trying to cry, although, only a few steps away from the set of So Random was the fictional drama collection Mackenzie Falls, starring Chad Dylan Cooper (Sterling Knight.) 

Although followers by no means bought a full episode, they caught a glimpse into Mackenzie Falls very Sonny’s binge-watching and from Chad filming new episodes. There’s all the time one thing occurring with Penelope and Mackenzie selecting between his head and his coronary heart. 

There’s loads of twists, turns, and surprises, which is why it all the time beat So Random at award exhibits. With a lot drama, some questioned why the collection by no means made it to Disney’s tv community. 

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There is a ‘Sonny With a Chance’ spin-off that includes the forged of ‘So Random’

So Random featured quite a lot of characters from Disney’s authentic comedy collection, this time, of their precise sketch comedy present. This “show within a show” featured actors taking part in quite a lot of totally different roles, even showing alongside visitor stars like Justin Bieber, Greyson Chance, and Hot Chelle Rae. 

The spin-off solely lasted for one season, and didn’t actually tackle Sonny Munroe’s exit from the forged. Sterling Knight, someway, joined the forged of So Random for this spin-off collection, despite the fact that his character infamously hated the rival present. The actor even went on to star in his personal Disney Channel authentic film, titled Starstruck

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There had been loads of different widespread teen dramas on the time, together with ‘Degrassi’

If different tv networks might create teen-skewing drama exhibits, some figured Disney Channel might, doubtlessly, do the identical. Some viewers even shared their love and assist for this fictional collection, its characters, and the Chad-Sonny drama.

“Cinematic genius that’s what it was,” one Twitter person mentioned of the film Starstruck. “And I stand by my assertion that Mackenzie Falls deserved its personal present on Disney!”

“I can bear in mind screaming my head off after I discovered their ship was a risk. The overlord of Mackenzie Falls with the Queen of the ever so cringy So Random Chile signal me… up,” one other Twitter person wrote.

Episodes of Sonny With a Chance and So Random can be found for binge-watching on Disney’s streaming platform, as is the film Starstruck. To study extra about Disney+ and to subscribe, go to their web site. 

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