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I have to admit, I like surprises more than I thought I would.
Raven to her Fam.

"Big Little Surprise" is the fourth episode in Season 4 of Raven's Home and the sixty-fourth overall. It first aired on November 6, 2020 to 0.35 million viewers.[1]


Nia, Booker, Levi and Chelsea secretly plan a big surprise party for Raven's birthday. Unbeknownst to her family, Raven accepted a job driving singing-sensation Sunrise Mahoney around and is sworn to secrecy.[2]


Main Cast

Guest Cast


  • This episode was filmed on December 20, 2019.
  • This was the final episode produced for the year, and decade.
  • The title is the play on the 2017 TV drama Big Little Lies.
  • Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja played "Marlowe," Fred's little sister in the Coop & Cami Ask the World, episodes "Would You Wrather Take a Dive?" & "Would You Wrather Be the Wagners?".
  • Noel Arthur previously appeared in Shake It Up and K.C. Undercover.
  • Director Kelly Park is the mother of Sydney Park, the actress that portrayed "Sydney" during the final season of That's So Raven.
  • In the original script:
    • Raven put a fur covering on her steering wheel.
    • In a deleted scene, the Neighbor walks past Raven leaving her apartment talking to herself about her secret fare. She asks Raven if she said "Sunrise Mahoney." Raven claims she really said "Supersized Baloney," and quickly runs away.
    • Sunrise's can of popcorn came from Gary's Popcorn.
    • Sunrise got a stuffed plush shark from the aquarium that she named "Mr. Shark" that helped her sing "Happy Birthday" to Raven
    • Nia stomps on Tess' foot to get her to cry out in pain for Raven. After Nia apologizes. Tess says she'll live.
    • After the Neighbor says her line, Tess was to have been seen dropping a single ice cube into the large punch bowl.
    • After being fired, Chuck asked to say "Sunrise is on the move" one last time.


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Raven's Home Episodes
Season 1
Baxter's Back!Big Trouble in Little ApartmentThe Baxters Get BouncedThe Bearer of Dad NewsYou're Gonna Get ItAdventures in Mommy-SittingDancing TweenVending the RulesIn-Vision of PrivacyFears of a ClownThe Baxtercism of Levi GraysonDream MomsVest in Show
Season 2
The Falcon and The Raven - Part OneThe Falcon and The Raven - Part TwoBecauseCop To ItWeirder ThingsThe MisstepsAll Sewn UpOh Father, Where Art Thou?The Trouble With LeviHead Over WheelsThe Most Interesting Mom in the WorldSleevemore Part One: FrozenSleevemore Part Two: FoundSleevemore Part Three: FutureRaven's Home: RemixSwitch-or-TreatJust Call Me VicNew Dog, Old TrickIt's Your Party and I'll Spy If I Want ToWinners and LosersKeepin' It Real
Season 3
Friend-ShipLost at Chel-SeaSmoky FlowTwister, SisterDress to ExpressDiss TrackDisorder in the CourtSchool House TrapCali DreamsCreepin' It RealGirls Just Wanna Have PhonesFriday Night TightsIt's Not Easy Being GreenCrewed UpSorry to Father YouBah HumbuggedThe Foreign IdentityWhat About Your Friends?AdolessonsClose ShaveHoop StreamsSlammedOn EdgeThe Story So-FaIn-Shoe-encerLevel Up
Season 4
Raven About Bunk'dDon't Trust The G in Apt 4BBaking BadBig Little SurpriseTesscue MeSharp Job-jectsHow I Met Your MentorMad About YuletideWheel of MisfortuneDiff'rent StrikesFresh Off the Note10 Things Debate About YouPlays of Our LivesThe Slumber YearsBless This TessAmerican Torah StorySay Yes to the ProtestSaved by the BelleSo You Think You Can Drive
Season 5
The Wrong VictorThe Big SammichEscape From Pal-CatrazA Streetcar Named ConspireClique Bait21 Lunch StreetRetreat YourselfNew Kid on the Chopping BlockMr. Petracelli's RevengeDate ExpectationsThe Great Chill Grill GiveawayTruth or HairMunch Ado About LunchingTo Halve & Halve NotThe Fierce AwakensThe Grand Booker-Pest Hotel