Paramount + has announced that it has ordered production of the Frasier sequel series, starring and produced by Kelsey Grammer.
Frasier will return to the screens with a series sequelordered by Paramount +which will be able to count on the involvement of the protagonist Kelsey Grammer also as an executive producer.
The project had been in development since 2021 and was born from an idea of the actor dating back to 2018.
The new episodes of Frasier, will show Frasier Crane, a psychiatrist turned radio host played by Kelsey Grammer, in a new city. The season should consist of ten episodes.
There should be new characters around the protagonist and no other performers of the original group should return to the cast, although there may be guest star appearances.
To write the episodes will be Chris Harris (How I Met Your Mother) and Joe Cristalli (Life in Pieces), also involved as producers in collaboration with Grammer, Tom Russo and Jordan McMahon.
Frasier ran for 11 seasons between 1993 and 2004 on NBC and was created by David Angell, Peter Casey and David Lee. The series won 37 Emmys, including five consecutive for Best Comedy.