Watch: Skylar Astin Shares How an episode of Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Comes Together
Season 2 of the NBC show starring Jane Levy stars as Zoey, premiered January 5.
“It’s kind of a miracle every time we get to do [an episode] perfectly,” shares the star of NBC’s musical dramedy Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist. The musical series returns to NBC and Peacock in its second season. Watch the video above for the full interview.
The show stars Jane Levy as Zoey, a woman who hears the innermost thoughts of the people around her as songs. The cast also features original Spring Awakening star Skylar Astin as Zoey’s friend Max and Once On This Island standout Alex Newell as her neighbor Mo.
Mary Steenburgen (Candida) plays Zoey’s mother Maggie with Peter Gallagher (On the Twentieth Century) as Zoey’s father Mitch and Lauren Graham (Guys and Dolls) as her boss Joan. John Clarence Stewart is also a series regular.
Writer Austin Winsberg executive produces.
The series has welcomed several Broadway actors as guest stars, including three-time Tony recipient Bernadette Peters and Sandra Mae Frank, the latter in an episode featuring the talents of Deaf West Theatre Company.