The Wonder Years ran for 6 seasons from 1988 to 1993 on ABC. The uncover starred Fred Savage as Kevin Arnold, a teen flourishing adult during a 60s and 70s. The uncover also starred Dan Lauria as Kevin’s father, Alley Mills as his mother, Olivia d’Abo as his comparison sister, Jason Hervey as Kevin’s comparison brother, Josh Saviano as his best friend, and Danica McKellar as his teenage vanquish from subsequent door. ABC is now relocating brazen with a reboot of a array told from a opposite perspective, that of a black family during a same time duration vital in Montgomery, Alabama.
Empire co-creator Lee Daniels is on house as a executive producer, with The Big Bang Theory’s Saladin K. Patterson as a showrunner. Original array co-creator Neal Marlens is on house as a consultant. Fred Savage has also committed to be a executive and executive producer, even yet in a past he had been opposite reviving a show.
The array outline as given by ABC is “How a black middle-class family in Montgomery, Alabama in a violent late 1960’s, a same epoch as a strange series, done certain it was The Wonder Years for them too.”
The strange array lonesome many of a events of a time during a run, and by environment a new array in Alabama, there are copiousness of chronological events it can cover as well, including Martin Luther King’s impetus from Selma to Montgomery in 1965.
ABC has given no timeline for a array to be produced, or when they design it to air, though with restrictions still in place due to a pandemic, we competence not be means to see this new reboot until subsequent year.