Sitcom lovers, rejoice! Netflix will resurrect a monument of the genre, with the original cast as guests. That’ 70s show offers a reboot on the platform.
Broadcast between 1998 and 2006, That‘ 70s Show made a strong impression on serial comedy fans. The series created by Bonnie and Terry Turner with Mark brazil is still today considered a monument of its kind by spectators and the press.
For 8 seasons, That’70s Show followed Eric, Donna, Michael and the rest of the gang as they experienced the joys and sorrows of adolescence in the somewhat “kitsch” context of the 70s. the garage and the Flower Power movement, the series also revealed several talents of the 7th art, starting with Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher.
A whole gallery of characters that we have seen evolve over the years until the conclusion. 16 years later, the merry band is preparing its big comeback on our screens. This time around, Netflix is at the helm.
Nostalgia when you hold us…
A meeting Friendsthe return of Sex and the City and How I Met Your Mother, In 2022, the small screen looks like the one of the early 2000s. The platforms and television channels have understood that nostalgia sells, they will recycle all the iconic productions from the beginning of the century.
baptized That’90 Show, the new Netflix series will immerse us as its name suggests twenty years after the events of the original series. If the latter was rather centered on the adventures of Eric and his friends, this time it is his children who will be in the spotlight.
Leia Forman is going to spend her summer holidays with her grandparents and meet new friends. Kitty and Red’s garage once again becomes the landmark of a new generation of teenagers, whom the spectators will be able to see evolve in a new context.
In the casting, we will find a good part of the original actors. Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp will reprise their roles as Red and Kitty Forman. Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Topher Grace and Laura Prepon will return for a cameo.
As for the newcomers, we will have to count on the appearance of Callie Hope Haverda (The Lost Husband) as Leia Forman, Ashley Aufderheide (preacher) in that of a certain Gwen as well as Mace Coronel (Quail in black and white) and Maxwell Acee Donovan (Gabby Duran, Alien Babysitter) as Jay and Nate respectively.
Behind the scenes, Gregg Mettler operates solo as showrunner. Terry and Bonnie Turner will nevertheless be in the executive production. As of now, the release date has not been revealed. However, we can count on netflix to tell us more in time. The platform nevertheless shared a first image, which you can see above.