Slipping again into the function of Fez for That ’90s Show will take extra than simply placing on outdated clothes for a sequence set a long time up to now. After starring in each season of That ’70s Show as Fez, the overseas change pupil who befriends the group that hangs out within the Forman household basement, Wilmer Valderrama has signed on to reprise the function for a sequel sequence within the works at Netflix.
This would be the first time he is performed the function since That ’70s Show led to 2006. Sixteen years later, Valderrama will now need to channel the character’s distinct accent that he utilized in all eight seasons of the unique sequence. Taking to Instagram, Valderrama posted a picture of his script for an episode of That ’90s Show that includes Fez’s return. The actor teases that he is nonetheless engaged on getting the accent excellent for the character’s comeback.
In the caption, Valderrama wrote, “To whom it may concern… Now if I could just remember the accent.”
Most of Fez’s outdated friends can even be featured when the character returns on That ’90s Show. Netflix beforehand introduced that the present additionally brings again Topher Grace as Eric, Laura Prepon as Donna, Mila Kunis as Jackie, and Ashton Kutcher as Kelso. Danny Masterson is not going to return as Hyde, most definitely because of the actor’s current legal problems which had already gotten him fired from the Netflix sequence The Ranch.
That ’90s Show Brings Back Most of The Original Main Cast
Fez and the gang will doubtless be featured in a restricted capability, maybe for particular appearances, and never as foremost characters. However, two originals might be again because the sequence stars Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp reprising their roles as Red and Kitty Forman. The sequence takes place again in Wisconsin the place the Formans reside, although they now take care of their granddaughter Leia (Callie Haverda) and her pals through the Nineteen Nineties. You can learn the official logline under.
“Hello, Wisconsin! It’s 1995 and Leia Forman, daughter of Eric and Donna, is visiting her grandparents for the summer, where she bonds with a new generation of Point Place kids under the watchful eye of Kitty and the stern glare of Red. Sex, drugs and rock ’n roll never dies, it just changes clothes.”
The sequence additionally stars Ashley Aufderheide, Mace Coronel, Maxwell Acee Donovan, Reyn Doi, and Sam Morelos. Smith and Rupp government produce with That ’70s Show creators Bonnie and Terry Turner, who additionally function writers. Their daughter, Lindsey Turner, additionally government produces with Marcy Carsey and Tom Werner underneath The Carsey-Werner Company.
That ’90s Show doesn’t but have a premiere date set at Netflix. With manufacturing on the sequence presently underway, and after a primary look picture had beforehand been launched that includes the return of the Formans (seen above), we must always hopefully not be too far off from seeing a teaser.