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All the TV reboots and spin-offs in 2017

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prison break fox stars“Prison Break” is being revived.FoxNostalgia is as hot as ever in Hollywood right now. Which means reboots, remakes and spin-offs aren’t just for movies anymore.

They’ve proven to be quite effective for televison, with a new reboot of a beloved series coming out nearly as often as a movie reboot or sequel. There are a lot coming in 2017. Most of them seem unecessary, but there are a few to look forward to as the year goes on.

Here are all the TV reboots, remakes, and spin-offs coming in 2017:

Note: A lot of these are slated to come out this year, but don’t have exact premiere dates as of this writing.

“Emerald City” — Premiered Jan 6 on NBC

"Emerald City" — Premiered Jan 6 on NBC

Oliver Jackson Cohen as Lucas and Adria Arjona as Dorothy on “Emerald City.”Rico Torres/NBC

A dark, modern twsit on “The Wizard of Oz.”

“One Day at a Time” — Premiered Jan 6 on Netflix

"One Day at a Time"  — Premiered Jan 6 on Netflix

Justina Machado and Todd Grinnell star on “One Day at a Time.”Michael Yarish/Netflix

“Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events” — Premiered Jan 13 on Netflix

"Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events" — Premiered Jan 13 on Netflix

“Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events”/Netflix; YouTube

“Beaches” — Premiered Jan 21 on Lifetime

"Beaches" — Premiered Jan 21 on Lifetime


A remake of the 1988 film, which starred Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey. Idina Menzel and Nia Long starred in the Lifetime remake. 

“Training Day” — Premiered Feb 2 on CBS

"Training Day" —  Premiered Feb 2 on CBS

Kyle Craig, left, and Bill Paxton.Michael Yarish/CBS

Starring the late Bill Paxton.


“24: Legacy” — Premiered Feb 5 on Fox

"24: Legacy" — Premiered Feb 5 on Fox

Corey Hawkins and Miranda Otto on “24: Legacy.”Guy D’Alema/FOX

“The Good Fight” — Premiered Feb 19 on CBS

"The Good Fight"  — Premiered Feb 19 on CBS


A spin-off of “The Good Wife.”

“The Blacklist: Redemption” — Premiered Feb 23 on NBC

"The Blacklist: Redemption" — Premiered Feb 23 on NBC

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“Taken” — Premiered Feb 27 on NBC

"Taken" — Premiered Feb 27 on NBC

Clive Standen as young Bryan Mills on NBC’s “Taken.”NBC

“Cold Case Files” — Premiered Feb 27 on A&E

"Cold Case Files" — Premiered Feb 27 on A&E

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With Danny Glover narrating. 

“Chicago Justice” — Premiered March 5 on NBC

"Chicago Justice" — Premiered March 5 on NBC

From left, Philip Winchester as Peter Stone and Carl Weathers as Mark Jeffries.Matt Dinerstein/NBC

“Snatch” — Premiered March 16 on Crackle

"Snatch" — Premiered March 16 on Crackle

Lucien Laviscount, left, and Rupert Grint star on Crackle drama “Snatch.”Crackle; YouTube

Based on the 2000 Guy Ritchie film of the same name. The series stars Rupert Grint, Ed Westwick, and Luke Pasqualino. 

“Prison Break” — Premiered April 4 on Fox

"Prison Break"  — Premiered April 4 on Fox


“Mystery Science Theater 3000″— April 14 on Netflix

"Mystery Science Theater 3000"— April 14 on Netflix


“Dear White People” — April 28 on Netflix

"Dear White People" — April 28 on Netflix


Based on the 2014 film of the same name. 

“Anne” — May 12 on Netflix

"Anne" — May 12 on Netflix


The show is yet another adaptation of “Anne of Green Gables.”

“Dirty Dancing” — May 24 on ABC

The remake of the ’80s classic stars Abigail Breslin, Sarah Hyland, Katey Sagal, Debra Messing, and Billy Dee Williams.  

“Twin Peaks” — May 21 on Showtime

"Twin Peaks"  — May 21 on Showtime


“GLOW” — June 23 on Netflix

"GLOW" — June 23 on Netflix

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The series, from “Weeds” and “Orange Is the New Black” creator Jenji Kohan, is based on characters from Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling, a wrestling promotion from the ’80s. The series stars Allison Brie, Betty Gilpin, and Marc Maron. 

“Star Trek: Discovery” — TBA on CBS

"Star Trek: Discovery"  — TBA on CBS

The new ship in the “Star Trek” TV franchise, Discovery.CBS All Access

Story details are unknown at this time, but the cast includes Jason Isaacs, Rainn Wilson, Sonequa Martin-Green, and Terry Serpico. 

“Heathers” — Fall on TV Land

"Heathers" — Fall on TV Land

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TV Land ordered a TV version of the 1988 black comedy to series in January. 

“Dynasty” — Fall on The CW

The reboot of the ’80s primetime soap from Josh Schwartz (“The OC,” “Gossip Girl”) stars Sam Adegoke, Natalie Kelley, Grant Show, Alan Dale, and Elizabeth Gillies. The CW ordered the pilot in January. 

“Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie” — November on Nickelodeon

"Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie" — November on Nickelodeon


“Curb Your Enthusiasm” — Fall on HBO

"Curb Your Enthusiasm" — Fall on HBO


Not exactly a reboot, but it’s been a long five years since season nine ended. 

“Will & Grace” — TBA on NBC

"Will & Grace"  —  TBA on NBC

“Will & Grace” stars, from left, Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, and Sean Hayes.NBC

In January, NBC closed a deal for a new 10-episode limited sesaon that will air during the 2017-18 season.

“Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” — TBA on Netflix

"Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" — TBA on Netflix

The hosts of Bravo’s “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.”Getty Images/Scott Gries

“DuckTales” — TBA on Disney XD

"DuckTales" — TBA on Disney XD

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The original “DuckTales” ran for 100 episodes from 1987 to 1990.

“Watership Down” — TBA on Netflix

"Watership Down" — TBA on Netflix

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The novel, which was made into a movie in 1978, will be turned into a four-part animated miniseries set to air in 2017. 

“Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later” — TBA on Netflix

"Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later"  — TBA on Netflix


This series will show what happened to the campers and counselors 10 years after the movie.

“Tales from the Crypt” — TBA on TNT

"Tales from the Crypt" — TBA on TNT


“Tales From The Crypt” was a horror anthology series that ran on HBO from 1989 to 1996, and M. Night Shyamalan is bringing it back for TNT.

“Behind Enemy Lines” — TBA on Fox

"Behind Enemy Lines" — TBA on Fox

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McG is directing the TV movie, based on the 2001 film that starred Owen Wilson and Gene Hackman. 

“The Magic School Bus Rides Again” — TBA on Netflix

"The Magic School Bus Rides Again" — TBA on Netflix

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Kate McKinnon will provide the voice for Ms. Frizzle

“Castlevania” — TBA on Netflix

"Castlevania" — TBA on Netflix


The animated series is inspired by the classic video-game series.

“Raven’s Home” — TBA on Disney Channel

"Raven's Home" — TBA on Disney Channel

Disney Channel

Raven-Symoné will reprise her role from the original series, “That’s So Raven.” One of Raven’s kids will inherit her visions.


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