“Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” has been canceled after two seasons on NBC, Variety have learned.
According to sources, there had been talks about moving the musical drama series to streaming service Peacock in a third season, but this move ultimately did not come together. According to a spokesman for Lionsgate Television, which co-produces the series, there are plans to buy it for other outlets.
“In a world where it’s never easy to find loyal and passionate audiences, we believe there must be a home for this great, award-winning show with a passionate and dedicated following,” the spokesman said.
The series starred Jane Levy as Zoey Clarke, a computer coder living in San Francisco. After an unusual event, Zoey suddenly begins to hear the innermost desires, thoughts and desires of the people around her through popular songs.
Along with Levy, the series also starred Alex Newell, Skylar Astin, John Clarence Stewart, Mary Steenburgen, Andrew Leeds, Alice Lee, Michael Thomas Grant, Kapil Talwalkar, Lauren Graham and Harvey Guillén.
“Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist” was one of the last remaining NBC shows still awaiting word on its renewed cancellation status. The other two shows that are still in limbo are the dramas “Manifest” and “Good Girls.” Variety reported exclusively in May that the first-year series “Debris” had been canceled.
The network has already renewed the following shows: “The Blacklist”, “Chicago Fire”, “Chicago Med”, “Chicago PD”, “Kenan”, “Law & Order: Organized Crime”, “Law & Order: SVU,” “Mr. Mayor, “” New Amsterdam, “” Transplant, “and” Young Rock. “It was previously announced that” This Is Us “will end with its sixth season, while” Brooklyn Nine-Nine “is ready to end with its upcoming eighth season this summer.