Long-in-Development Frasier Revival Eyed at Paramount+


Long-in-Development Frasier Revival Eyed at Paramount+

Long-in-development Frasier revival eyed at Paramount+

After nearly 17 years since Frasier concluded its eleven-season run in 2004, TVLine brings word that the long-in-development revival of the Kelsey Grammer-led acclaimed sitcom might finally find its home at Paramount+ as negotiations for the project are currently in the early stages. The Frasier revival has been in development since 2018 with Grammer actively involved and pushing for the project.

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Created by David Angell, Peter Casey, and David Lee, Frasier was a spinoff series of another successful and beloved show Cheers which continued to follow psychiatrist Frasier Crane, who returns to his hometown of Seattle to start a new life as a radio host. The series ran on-air for eleven seasons from 1993 to 2004.

The series starred Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin, and John Mahoney. It also featured a number of guest-stars who provided their voices as callers including, Gillian Anderson, Halle Berry, Jodie Foster, Carrie Fisher, Linda Hamilton, Helen Mirren, Ben Stiller, Kevin Bacon, Billy Crystal, and more.

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Frasier had earned a total of 108 Emmy nominations and had won 37 of them including Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for Grammer’s performance as Frasier Crane. In addition, the series had also earned Grammer two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor.