Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp will be sharing screen space, reprising the roles of Red and Kitty Forman as well.
If you have grown up watching Eric Forman acting cool in front of his friends while wondering why Micheal Kelso is so slow, then we have a good news for you. By now, you already know which show we are talking about. It is That ’70s Show. To everybody’s surprise, the show is getting a spinoff titled That ’90s Show and the cast is reuniting for the show which will premiere on Netflix .
Reports in The Hollywood Reporter suggest that Topher Grace (Eric Forman), Mila Kunis (Jackie Burkhart), Ashton Kutcher (Michael Kelso), Laura Prepon (Donna Pinciotti) and Wilmer Valderrama (Fez) will be making guest appearances in the sequel series. The deal became a reality following stretched negotiations. Danny Masterson (Hyde), who has been accused of three rapes and is involved in a court trail, will not be involved in the show.
The surprise gets better. Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp will also return to play the roles of Red and Kitty Forman. The new cast members incude Ashley Aufderheide, Callie Haverda, Mace Coronel, Maxwell Acee Donovan, Reyn Doi, and Sam Morelos.
The timeline of the story will be set in 1995. Leia Forman (Haverda), daughter of Eric (Grace) and Donna (Prepon) will be shown visiting her grandparents for the summer. She will bond with a new generation of Point Place kids under the vigilant eye of Kitty and the intimidating glare of Red.
That ’90s Show is said to be 10-episodes long. The creators of the original series are on board as writers, showrunner and executive producer. That ’70s Show aired on Fox in 1998. It ran successfully for eight seasons and 200 episodes.
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