The sequel to the favored “Life Goes On,” shepherded by Nkechi Okoro Carroll, has obtained a put pilot order by Warner Bros. Tv.
Caroll, the chief producer on The CW’s “All American,” was introduced in September as govt producer and author on the one-hour drama by means of her Rock My Soul Productions and her total cope with WBTV, and has obtained the inexperienced gentle for the pilot, which all however ensures the collection is a go at NBC.
As beforehand reported, Kellie Martin will return as Becca Thatcher and also will co-produce with authentic collection star Chad Lowe. Collection creator Michael Braverman is on board as an govt marketing consultant.
The favored collection concerning the Thatcher household in suburban Chicago ran on ABC from 1989 to 1993, with reruns airing on The Household Channel, FX, and PAX (now Ion Tv).
The logline for the as-yet-untitled sequel: “From govt producer/author Nkechi Okoro Carroll (“All American”), this sequel to the basic collection ‘Life Goes On; will revisit a grown-up Becca Thatcher (collection star/producer Kellie Martin), now an completed physician, and her prolonged household as she returns to her hometown.”
The unique collection, which was the primary to function a serious character with Down syndrome (performed by Chris Burke, who has Down syndrome in actual life), co-starred Patti LuPone and Invoice Smitrovich.
In September, Carroll stated of her manufacturing firm’s launch, “We’ve solely simply scratched the floor of the tales we wish to inform collectively. Our mission at Rock My Soul Productions is to create content material that leaves the world just a little little bit of a greater place than how we discovered it. Warner Bros.’ continued assist of this mission means all the pieces to me.”