Punky Brewster is a popular sitcom that has been very famous in the ’80s. According to the latest sources, the makers are bringing a spinoff of this sitcom. The new age sitcom will be targeting the new audiences while the old ones can relive the moments. The streaming platform Peacock will be presenting the spin-off for their audiences. Fans will be happy to know that their favorite series has returned and revived with a bang. Are you interested to know more about it? We have gathered all the important news for you.
What is the Punky Brewster spinoff all about?
In the new and revived series of Punky Brewster, all the fans will be happy to see a new story. It will revolve around Pinky and Izzy who get to meet each other in a foster system. The young girl will remind Pinky about her past and younger self. The old series revolved around a child who is abandoned by her parents and in this one same thing will follow.
How these two girls compare their life in the foster system and become each other’s friends will show off beautifully. There are some changes that we will see in the new series though but viewers will love every bit of it. The latest updates we are getting about the series are very interesting. Many cannot stop talking about it as there is so much to discuss on social media.
Who is in the cast of Punky Brewster?
The cast of Punky Brewster is a perfect selection and they will have to do justice to their characters. There might be some comparisons with the old cast so fitting in their shoes may become more challenging. Peacock has recently released some posters that feature the cast and we will get an idea who will be in the cast. The original character of Punky is famouse because of Soleil Moon Frye. In the spin-off series, that character has grown into a woman and is raising her three kids. Freddie Prinze Jr. will be playing her husband while Cherie Johnson will reprise her role and act as the best friend of Punky. Other actors joining in are:
- Noah Cottrell
- Lauren Lindsey Donzis
- Oliver De Los Santos
- Quinn Copeland
What does the old cast have to say about the Punky Brewster spinoff?
It is a moment of nostalgia for the old cast. Frye shared her old photos on her Instagram and discussed her experience of filming it in the old days. Here is what she has to say:
“I remember how much I loved the original show, and when I read the first script [for the revival], I totally got what they were trying to do,” he said in October 2019. “It’s not just a comedy; they put some real stuff in there and when they told me some of the topics they were going to be dealing with, I wanted to be part of the team.”
What is the release date of the Punky Brewster spinoff?
Punky Brewster will most probably release by the middle or end of this year. The filming is yet to begin and once the pandemic situation becomes better everything will be set. Are you excited about this spin-off? Do let us know in the comment section below.