Kelsey Grammer explains how the Frasier reboot’s new character gives one thing contemporary after the casting of Nicholas Lyndhurst. The Paramount+ mission will sadly not characteristic the Cheers spinoff’s unique ensemble as mainstays, though a few of them might seem by way of cameos. Given this, the Frasier reboot is regularly constructing a contemporary forged of characters that can frequently work together with the snooty psychiatrist. Having a number of tv and sitcom expertise, starring in British reveals similar to Only Fools and Horses, Goodnight Sweetheart, and Going Straight, Butterflies amongst others, Lyndhurst is the primary actor to hitch the revival.
Long earlier than it was picked up Paramount+, Grammer was already engaged on getting the Frasier sequel off the bottom for years. It encountered a few snags alongside the best way, however all the pieces seems to be transferring alongside easily now. The Frasier reboot’s first rehearsals are scheduled for subsequent month, however earlier than that, Grammer speaks to NME and gives new details about Lyndhurst’s still-unnamed character and the way he’ll add one thing contemporary to the reboot. Read his full quote under:
When information first broke that Lyndhurst was forged within the Frasier reboot, there was no substantial info supplied about his character. However, contemplating the truth that the mission tapped an English actor means that Frasier Crane’s third act might discover him throughout the Atlantic. When he was first launched in Cheers, he was Boston-based. After nearly a decade, he moved again dwelling to Seattle, the place Frasier was primarily set. It has already been confirmed that the reboot will happen in a brand new metropolis, and Lyndhurst’s involvement signifies that it might be London.
Grammer’s aforementioned quote additional gives an concept of what to anticipate from Paramount+’s Frasier revival present. With his household not within the image, it looks like the previous radio psychiatrist will discover himself spending a number of time with pals. Unlike his time in Cheers, nevertheless, it seems like he can be amongst folks that have an identical, upper-class style. It can be attention-grabbing to see how Frasier thrives (or not) on this new setting. It’s truly a intelligent technique to differentiate the present from its predecessor because it explores a wholly new social circle for the character.
That being mentioned, it can nonetheless be nice to see some acquainted faces pop up within the upcoming mission. While David Hyde-Pierce is confirmed to not return as Niles, seeing both Roz or Daphne could be nice. Old Cheers characters can seem within the Frasier reboot, as effectively. Perhaps the confirmed return of Frasier’s son, Freddie, may additionally pave the best way for an look from Lilith.