Sonny With a Chance is an upcoming Disney Channel Original Series set to premiere Sunday, February 8, 2009. The series is a girl named Sonny from Green Bay WI who moves with her mom Connie Munroe to shoot a sketch comedy called "So Random". The series will follow Sonny, her family and new friends in Los Angeles and at the studio.Sonny does her best to make new friends and meet up with the cast of "So Random". The cast Tawni, Nico, Zora, Grady and Chad are all fine with Sonny except Tawni because she's used to being the funny one.
Sonny With a Chance will have a show-within-a-show, "So Random", complete with fully-produced comedy sketches.
Gary Marsh, president of entertainment, Disney Channel Worldwide, stated "This series is rooted in one of the core thematic attributes that we stand for, which is following your dream, there also was the opportunity to do a hybrid show." The show began production on September 19, 2008.