That Girl Lay Lay was officially greenlit on March 18, 2021. It is a live-action buddy sitcom created by David A. Arnold that premiered on September 23, 2021. Production began on April 8, 2021 and filming began on April 19, 2021.
On August 7, 2021, Nickelodeon released a trailer for the series.
On August 24, 2021, Season 1 wrapped production.
That Girl Lay Lay follows Lay Lay, the perfect hype girl and best friend that anyone could ever want from their personal affirmation app. Struggling to make her mark at school and needing a best friend to talk to, Sadie wishes upon a star that Lay Lay was real and could help teach her how to stand out. When her wish comes true and Lay Lay is magically brought to life, the two friends learn that when they are together, they can accomplish anything, and navigate life as teenagers and discover who they truly are.
- That Girl Lay Lay as Lay Lay
- Gabrielle Nevaeh Green as Sadie Alexander
- Thomas Hobson as Bryce Alexander
- Tiffany Daniels as Trish Alexander
- Peyton Perrine III as Marky Alexander
- Caleb Brown as Jeremy Miller
- Anna-Grace Arnold as Gigi
- Christine Rodriguez as Ms. Calloway
- Kensington Tallman as Tiffany Highlander
- Emma Winnick as Bria Hawkins
- Andrea Barber as Principal Willingham
- Sonny Bustamonte as TBA
- Ashlyn Arnold as TBA
- Ishme Sahid as Woody
- Isaiah Morgan as Daniel
- Sean Philip Glasgow as Lugnut
- Kate Flannery as Mitzy
→ Main article: That Girl Lay Lay episode list
|U.S. Viewers (millions)|
|1||"Out The App"||September 23, 2021||101||0.27|
|2||"Lay Lay Lies Lies"||September 30, 2021||102||0.26|
|3||"You-Go-Girl-Kart"||October 7, 2021||103||0.19|
|4||"Lay Lay the Legendary"||October 14, 2021||105||0.28|
|5||"Ha-Lay-Lay-Ween"||October 21, 2021||110||TBD|
|6||"BoomBox Burger Bop"||October 28, 2021||106||TBD|
|8||"That Dude Dylan"||2021||108||TBD|
|9||"Make Room For Lay Lay"||2021||109||TBD|
|13||"Granny Fae Fae"||2021||113||TBD|
- That Girl Lay Lay is set to have a crossover with Tyler Perry's Young Dylan in the episode, "That Dude Dylan".
- Gabrielle Nevaeh Green is on another Nickelodeon series, All That.
- David A. Arnold hinted at the series having a 7-episode extension.
- Ian Jordan, a director on the show, hinted at a second season.
|United States||Nickelodeon (September 23, 2021-present)|
TeenNick (September 25, 2021-present)
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