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West Covina, California

West Covina, California Where Josh Chan lives.
Location: California — Debut: "Josh Just Happens to be Here!"

Only two hours from the beach...four in traffic.
— Josh Chan, "Josh Just Happens to Live Here!"

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Seal of West Covina
West Covina, California is an American city in Los Angeles County. It is located in the San Gabriel Valley and part of Greater Los Angeles area. A 2010 census put the population for the city at population for the city at 106,098. The city motto is "Live, Work, Play". On a whim Rebecca Bunch moved to the city where her ex-boyfriend Josh Chan just happens to live. It's first appearance was in the Season One Episode "Josh Just Happens to Live Here!".


On the show[]

West Covina, California is the setting of "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" and essentially appears in every episode although in reality most of the show is shot on sound stages. Throughout an episode various stock footage of actual West Covina locations are inserted as transition shots between scenes. Also, real world exteriors of places like 24 Hour Fitness have been used for in-show places like "Aloha Tech Center". Outside scenes are shot on location in West Covina; notably the cast and crew have filmed at The Lakes Mall and Big League Dreams several times.

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Location shooting for "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend"

Key to the City[]

On November 17, 2015, co-creator Aline Brosh McKenna along with actors Donna Lynne Champlin and Vincent Rodriguez III were present at the West Covina City Council meeting where they were presented with the key to the city for the show's positive portrayal of West Covina.

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Donna, Aline and Vincent with Key to the city

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Day[]

On October 18, 2016 the city of West Covina announced that October 21, the day of the Season Two premiere, would be declared "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" Day. Actors Michael Hitchcock and Vella Lovell were there to represent the show during the city councils official announcement. A tweet was also sent out on the city'/ twitter account. CXG Day .jpg

Fictional places[]




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Rebecca's apartment 🎈 Josh and Valencia's apartment 🎈 Serrano residence 🎈 Proctor residence 🎈 Rebecca's house 🎈 Darryl's apartment 🎈 Bunch residence 🎈 Casitas de la Flores


Mountaintop/Whitefeather & Associates
( Office Suite 1 🎈 Office Suite 2 🎈 Break room 🎈 Paula's desk 🎈 Boardroom )
Mall (Movie theater) 🎈 Raging Waters 🎈 Home Base 🎈 Cup of boba 🎈 Sofistic8ted Party Casting 🎈 Greater City Water 🎈 Sampson & Saunders 🎈 Aloha Tech Center 🎈 Jalapeño Jack's 🎈 Spider's 🎈 Country Market 🎈 Sugar Face 🎈 24 Hour Gym 🎈 Plimpton, Plimpton & Plimpton 🎈 Silver Brew 🎈 Malibu Cliffs Villa & Spa 🎈 Truly Butter 🎈 Pretzel Central 🎈 Rebetzel's Pretzels


West Covina, California 🎈 New York City 🎈 San Gabriel Valley 🎈 Scarsdale 🎈 Los Angeles 🎈 East Cameron 🎈 Los Angeles County Court


Our Lady of West Covina 🎈 Harvard University 🎈 Emory University 🎈 San Gabriel Community College 🎈 Pizarro Hills High School 🎈 Mount Christine Outpatient Center 🎈 Glenn Willow Medical Center 🎈 Stanford University 🎈 Cornell 🎈 California State University, Northridge 🎈 San Dimas College School of Law 🎈 Yale Law


Camp Canyon Grove 🎈 Heritage Bridge 🎈 Electric Mesa 🎈 Los Angeles International Airport