Folks, get ready for a return trip to Eric Forman’s basement!
Except this time, instead of joining the rotation, Topher Grace will be interruping the session with dad jokes and questions about that weird smell.
Allow us to explain:
Netflix revealed this week that most of the cast of That ’70s Show has signed on to star in spinoff about the Clinton years titled — you guessed it! — That ’90s Show!
Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Wilmer Valderrama, Laura Prepon, and the aforementioned Topher Grace are among those who will be once again taking up residence in Point Place, Wisconsin.
This time around, Eric and company will be playing parents to a generation of teens growing up in the era of Tupac and Kurt Cobain.
The story will center around Eric and Donna’s daughter, Leia.
But instead of haaaaangin’ out down the street, she’ll be traveling to her mom and dads’ home state of Wisconsin to spend the summer with Eric’s parents, who will once again be played by Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp.
There’s no word yet on if “the Circle” and other irreverent elements from That ’70s Show will be featured in the spinoff.
But considering the show’s tagline — “sex, drugs and rock ’n roll never dies, it just changes clothes” — we think the ’90s version will continue to push the envelope.
The 10-episode series — which also stars Ashley Aufderheide, Mace Coronel, Maxwell Acee Donovan, Reyn Doi and Sam Morelos — doesn’t have a release date yet, but the excitement from fans is at a fever pitch following news that most of the cast will be reprising their roles.
Grace confirmed his involvement over the weekend with a photo of himself rocking a tattered Point Place Vikings class of ‘77 T-shirt.
“Yup, still fits. #hellowisconsin,” he wrote.
Noticeably absent from the cast is Danny Masterson, who played …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip