Scooby and the gang are getting again collectively on The CW this 12 months for The Scooby-Doo Reunion Particular, a spoof of comparable forged reunion specials which have gotten more and more common over the previous 12 months. Simply days away from the premiere of Associates: The Reunion on HBO Max, The CW introduced a trio of recent tasks within the works for the 2021 vacation season. Amongst them is a brand new particular that includes Thriller Inc. slipping out of character to speak about “filming” Scooby-Doo.
Per THR, The Scooby-Doo Reunion Particular will “convey the Thriller, Inc. gang to the Warner Bros. lot to reminisce about their favourite circumstances and the way they had been filmed. They quickly uncover, nevertheless, that the studio has its personal monster drawback.” Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Bros. Unscripted Tv are producing the particular in affiliation with Warner Horizon and Abominable Photos.
Additionally introduced for this 12 months’s vacation season on the community had been two different specials. One other animated particular, Beebo Saves Christmas, will “discover the fuzzy toy-turned-furry god venturing to the North Pole in the hunt for the true that means of Christmas after an efficiency-minded elf decides the vacation could be higher with out Santa Claus.” It’s written by Matt Maala and Kevin Shinick and stars the voices of Ben Diskin, Kimiko Glenn, Yvette Nicole Brown, Keith Ferguson, Chris Kattan, Ernie Hudson, and Victor Garber.
A film reboot of The Waltons can also be occurring on The CW within the type of an all-new TV film. Set to hit the community later this 12 months, The Waltons’ Homecoming will mark the fiftieth anniversary of the fictional household’s debut on CBS. Additionally set within the Nineteen Thirties and that includes an identical premise, the film will depict the Walton household with all-new actors, although unique star Richard Thomas will function the narrator. The film will doubtlessly result in a collection reboot if it does properly.
In the meantime, one other Scooby-Doo collection was not too long ago introduced for HBO Max as properly. Led by Mindy Kaling (The Workplace, The Mindy Undertaking), the collection will likely be referred to as Velma, focusing particularly on Velma Dinkley in a collection geared extra in the direction of grownup audiences. The collection has already been given a 10-episode order at HBO Max and along with government producing, Kaling may even voice the bespectacled thriller solver. It’ll “[tell] the origin story of Velma Dinkley, the unsung and underappreciated brains of the Scooby-Doo Thriller Inc. gang.”
Scooby-Doo has undergone many various incarnations since first hitting the scene in 1969 with Scooby-Doo, The place Are You?. New variations of the collection proceed to get made, with Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? Premiering on Boomerang’s streaming service in 2019. Just like the basic Scooby-Doo mysteries, the episodes herald particular superstar company to assist Thriller Inc. remedy mysteries. Final 12 months, the newest film of the franchise was additionally launched as one of many few main releases of the pandemic.
Not one of the CW tasks but have an official launch date, however The Scooby-Doo Reunion Particular and the opposite packages will likely be hitting The CW someday this vacation season in late 2021. This information involves us from The Hollywood Reporter.