Somebody goes to attempt to exchange Amy Heckerling’s dialogue and Alicia Silverstone as Cher? As if! But that seems to be the case with the announcement that the Clueless reboot is headed to NBCUniversal’s new Peacock streaming community.
The challenge has truly been in development since last year, however the announcement of it transferring ahead and discovering a house at Peacock is a swift improvement. However the collection, which is being written by Jordan Reddout and Gus Hickey (Will & Grace, The Muppets.), takes a distinct route than you may count on. With its deal with the character of Dionne, who was performed by Stacey Sprint within the authentic 1995 film and the earlier tv adaptation try from 1996, the brand new Clueless clearly intends to supply a singular vantage on the privileges of Cher’s Beverly Hills highschool expertise.
The synopsis for the brand new collection calls it a “child pink and bisexual blue-tinted, tiny sunglasses-wearing, oat milk latté and Adderall-fueled take a look at what occurs when the highschool queen bee Cher disappears and her lifelong No. 2 Dionne steps into Cher’s vacant Air Jordans. How does Dionne cope with the pressures of being the brand new common lady at school, whereas additionally unraveling the thriller of what occurred to her greatest good friend?”
With the deal with Dionne and a contemporary setting, the brand new Clueless undoubtedly appears conscious it should look at this materialistic world with a distinct set of values, all whereas apparently including a thriller on the coronary heart of it, which is consistent with current teen dramas like Riverdale, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and Fairly Little Liars.