Fran Drescher has graduated from contemplating a “Nanny” reboot to totally speaking about it probably being within the works.
“We’re speaking about it. Peter and I are speaking about it,” Drescher instructed “Leisure Tonight,” referring to ex-husband and collaborator Peter Marc Jacobson, who co-created the sitcom together with her.
“We’re engaged on a really huge challenge. It’s going to be very thrilling for the followers, however I’m not at liberty to announce it but. But it surely’s gonna be huge.”
Ought to the reboot get greenlit, Drescher mentioned her character would most likely be totally different from the unique Queens gal who nannied for a rich household and wooed her dashing boss Maxwell Sheffield.
“She would’ve possibly gotten concerned in additional issues [that] Fran Drencher is concerned with,” she mentioned. “Every kind of issues from environmental points, to well being, to civil liberties, that’s what I believe Fran can be doing now — opening her huge Queens mouth for the higher good.”
Although the sequence ended with Fran and Mr. Sheffield tying the knot and having youngsters of their very own, Drescher mentioned the brand new sequence couldn’t simply proceed with the identical storyline.
She added, “The factor is our present can be the identical characters 20 years later. We will’t simply decide up the place we left off,” she mentioned. “However in a approach, that might be actually good as a result of the present can have an entire recent bend to it.”