He is probably the most popular manspreader in the history of the series, his crotch grip is almost as legendary as that of Michael Jackson and he scored four touchdowns in one game in 1966 and thus helped the Polk High School Panthers to the city championship: Al is now back Bundy (Ed O’Neill) apparently just before. Because a pitch for a series revival of “ A Terribly Nice Family ” is making the rounds in Hollywood.
Although no broadcaster or streaming service has yet struck, according to Deadline , the series is met with great interest, so it’s probably not a question of whether it will be implemented, but who will grab the format in the end. Likely candidates are Peacock, Fox and Hulu. As a Peacock series, it would end up on Sky in Germany, while Disney+ would be the logical place of broadcast for Fox and Hulu in this country.
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Joining Ed O’Neill as Al Bundy are Katey Sagal (Peggy Bundy), Christina Applegate (Kelly Bundy) and David Faustino (Bud Bundy). So the four main stars of the original series would join the revival.
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But those who are now looking forward to seeing the original cast back in front of the camera in the usual form should be prepared for a big change: The «A Terribly Nice Family» revival will be an animated series. Fittingly, longtime Family Guy producer Alex Carter will serve as showrunner.
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In fact, according to Deadline , actor David Faustino already tried six years ago to launch a Awfully Nice Family sequel called Bud. In it, Bud Bundy as the main character had to move back into his parents’ old house (along with his ex-wife and best friend) due to financial difficulties, while Al and Peggy lived in Las Vegas after winning the lottery.
Michael G. Moye, one of the series creators, supported the project. But the son of the other co-creator Ron Leavitt resisted. In addition, there were also concerns from the other «A Terribly Nice Family» stars as to whether such a series could be reconciled with their busy schedules. In the course of this, the idea of an animated series came about that would involve less effort for the stars.
Nothing is currently known about the plot of the revival. Since the series has not even been commissioned by a broadcaster, it is not yet possible to predict a start date.
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