Over the past few years, Netflix has established s a track record of bringing back some of your favorite shows such as Arrested Development, while launching their own slate of beloved original shows, such as House of Cards, Orange Is the New Black and Marvel's Daredevil. In just a few short days, the streaming service will bring back another iconic TV series with the debut of Fuller House, a continuation of the 1980s Full House, debuting on February 26. Today, Netflix has released a another trailer, which offers both new footage, plus interviews with stars Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber, who describe their perfect Netflix night.
Nostalgia for beloved shows is currently at an all-time high, with Disney XD's revival of Boy Meets World, entitled Girl Meets World, along with Fox's current hit event series The X-Files. There are also a slew of others in development such as Netflix's Gilmore Girls Revival Event Series and Fox's Prison Break, just to name a few. What all of these shows have in common is they aren't rebooting the original, just catching up with these characters several years later.
In Fuller House, the adventures that began in 1987 on Full House continue, with veterinarian D.J. Tanner-Fuller (Candace Cameron Bure) pregnant and recently widowed, living in San Francisco. D.J.'s younger sister/aspiring musician Stephanie Tanner (Jodie Sweetin) and D.J.'s lifelong best friend/fellow single mother Kimmy Gibbler (Andrea Barber), along with Kimmy's feisty teenage daughter Ramona (Soni Nicole Bringas), all move in to help take care of D.J.'s three boys, the rebellious 12-year-old Jackson (Michael Champion), neurotic 7-year-old Max (Elias Harger) and her newborn baby, Tommy Jr (Messitt Twins).
Original Full House star John Stamos set to produce and reprise his original role of Uncle Jesse as a guest star in the new show. Bob Saget (Danny Tanner), Dave Coulier (Joey Gladstone), Lori Loughlin (Becky Katsopolis) and Scott Weinger (Steve Hale) will all guest star on the show as well. The original series ran for eight seasons spanning nearly 200 episodes. Original stars Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen will not return to play Michelle.
Fuller House is from Miller-Boyett Productions and Jeff Franklin Productions in association with Warner Horizon Television for Netflix. Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Jeff Franklin are the executive producers of the series, which was created by Franklin. John Stamos is a producer. Take a look at the new preview before Fuller House arrives in just a few short days, with the full first season streaming on February 26.