There’s great news for those who love The ’70s Show. Netflix has revealed plans to launch an extension of the show named That ’90s show! Unlike That ’70s Show, That ’90s Show is a Netflix original series and will only be available to stream on Netflix.
That 90s Show’s cast
Unfortunately, the entire cast of That ’70s Show will be back to this spinoff. We know that Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp who played their parents Red as well as Kitty Forman in the original series will be back in “That 90s show.” Netflix has ordered 10 episodes of the show that will be a multi-cam sitcom similar to the original.
Original creators of the series Bonnie Turner and Terry Turner as well as the daughter Lindsey Turner are on board as executive producers and writers. Together with “That 1970’s Show” former star Gregg Mettler also writing in alongside his role as showrunner and executive producer. Smith Rupp and Smith Rupp will be executive producing alongside the show’s main actors. Marcy Carsey as well as Tom Werner of The Carsey-Werner Company who were the executive producers of the original series and executive produced the sequel.
The series will run for 10 episodes. The show will be executive produced by the creators of the show, Bonnie Terry and Bonnie Terry Turner, who will be the writers and creators for the project. That 1970s Show alum Gregg Mettler has been appointed showrunner, along with Marcy Carsey, and Tom Werner also aboard the project as executive producers. Mettler wrote 15 episodes as well as served as producer from 2001 until 2006.
That ’90s Show synopsis
Netflix shared the synopsis of That ’90s Show via Twitter :
“Hello, Wisconsin! It’s 1995 and Leia Forman, daughter of Eric and Donna, is visiting her grandparents for the summer where she bonds with a new generation of Point Place kids under the watchful eye of Kitty and the stern glare of Red. Sex, drugs and rock ’n roll never dies, it just changes clothes.”
That ’90s Show release date
That `90s Show release date has not been announced yet. We’re hopeful that, with the entire creative team and certain actors committed to the project, we’ll get to see That 1990s Show will premiere through Netflix in 2022 or later.
That ’70s Show aired on Fox from 1998 until 2006. Along with Prepon and Grace, stars like Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Wilmer Valderrama, and Josh Meyers were regulars on the show. The series was a follow-up to a group of teenagers from 1970s Wisconsin and earned 16 Emmy nominations when it was in the air.
Stay tuned for a release date, trailer, and more about That ’90s Show.