That '90s Show

American television period sitcom

That '90s Show
Genre
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Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of episodes10
Production
Executive producers
  • Bonnie Turner
  • Terry Turner
  • Debra Jo Rupp
  • Kurtwood Smith
Production companyThe Carsey-Werner Company
DistributorCarsey-Werner Distribution
Release
Original networkNetflix
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That '90s Show is an upcoming American television period teen sitcom set in the 1990s featuring characters and locales debuted in its predecessor That '70s Show. It is set to premiere on the streaming service Netflix.

Premise

The show will revolve around Leia Forman, the daughter of Eric Forman and Donna Pinciotti, forming bonds with other teenagers as she spends the summer of 1995 with her grandparents, Red and Kitty in Point Place, Wisconsin, 15+12 years after the events of That 70's Show concluded on December 31, 1979.[1][2]

Cast

Main

  • Callie Haverda as Leia Forman, a smart, snarky teenager who craves adventure
  • Ashley Aufderheide as Gwen, a rebellious Riot Grrrl with a loyal heart
  • Mace Coronel as Jay, a charming and flirty aspiring videographer
  • Maxwell Acee Donovan as Nate, Gwen's easygoing and fun-loving brother
  • Reyn Doi as Ozzie, an insightful and perceptive teen who is openly gay
  • Sam Morelos as Nikki, Nate's ambitious and intelligent girlfriend[3]
  • Debra Jo Rupp as Kitty Forman, Leia's watchful grandmother
  • Kurtwood Smith as Red Forman, Leia's stern grandfather

Special guest stars

Episodes

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal release date
1"That '90s Pilot"[5]Gail MancusoLindsay TurnerTBA

Production

That '70s Show was a sitcom that aired on Fox for eight seasons from 1998 to 2006, centering around the lives of teenagers from 1976 to 1979 during the titular decade.[6] The show garnered additional popularity after its conclusion due to its availability on Netflix, before leaving the platform in September 2020.[6]

In October 2021, Netflix announced a spin-off of the series, titled That '90s Show, with Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp reprising their roles as Red and Kitty Forman, respectively.[7] It will be produced by The Carsey-Werner Company, with Gregg Mettler serving as showrunner and Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner, their daughter Lindsay Turner, Marcy Carsey, Tom Werner, Smith and Rupp as executive producers.[1]

Ten episodes have been ordered, with the series taking on a multi-cam format like the original.[8] The show was filmed in front of a live studio audience at Sunset Bronson Studios in Los Angeles between February 7 and July 21, 2022.[9]

In February 2022, Callie Haverda, Ashley Aufderheide, Mace Coronel, Maxwell Acee Donovan, Reyn Doi and Sam Morelos joined the cast as series regulars.[3] It was also reported that Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, and Wilmer Valderrama will appear in recurring roles;[3], though it was expected that Danny Masterson would not appear due to his criminal trial, which is slated to begin in October, 2022. Production commenced February 6.[5] On April 30, 2022, it was announced that Grace, Prepon, Kunis, Kutcher, and Valderrama will all return for guest appearances.[10]

References

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (October 8, 2021). "'That '70s Show' Spinoff 'That '90s Show' With Kurtwood Smith & Debra Jo Rupp Ordered By Netflix". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 8, 2021.
  2. ^ Hibbert, James (October 8, 2021). "Netflix Orders 'That '70s Show' Spin-Off 'That '90s Show'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 3, 2021.
  3. ^ a b c Andreeva, Nellie (February 3, 2022). "'That '90s Show' Sets Young Cast Led By Callie Haverda As Leia Forman In Netflix's 'That '70s Show' Spinoff". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 3, 2022.
  4. ^ Tommy Chong returns!, retrieved May 24, 2022
  5. ^ a b Schwartz, Ryab (February 6, 2022). "That '70s Show Stars Tease Start of '90s Show Production: 'Red and Kitty, Teenagers, Grunge Rock... Let's Go!'". TVLine. Retrieved February 6, 2022.
  6. ^ a b Irvin, Jack. "Everything To Know About Netflix's That '70s Show Spinoff, That '90s Show". Bustle. Retrieved December 3, 2021.
  7. ^ Romano, Nick. "That '70s Show spin-off set in the '90s coming to Netflix with some returning stars". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved December 3, 2021.
  8. ^ Otterson, Joe (October 8, 2021). "'That '70s Show' Spinoff 'That '90s Show' Ordered at Netflix, Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp to Return". Variety. Retrieved December 3, 2021.
  9. ^ "'That '90s Show' Netflix Series: Everything We Know So Far". What's on Netflix. May 26, 2022.
  10. ^ Aquilina, Tyler. "That '70s Show stars to return for Netflix spin-off That '90s Show". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved May 1, 2022.

External links

  • That '90s Show at IMDb
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