Kelsey Grammer is bringing Dr. Frasier Crane again.
He’s doing a revival of his hit sequence “Frasier,” which at first ran on NBC from 1993-2004.
He told People magazine rehearsals get started in February for the display that has been in construction “for roughly six or seven years.”
“It’s been at the sluggish burner,” Grammer stated. “We have been like, this isn’t a nasty concept. Perhaps it is a excellent concept!”
He stated the plan were to carry the unique solid again for the revival, set to movement on Paramount+. John Mahoney, who performed Frasier’s father Martin Crane, died in 2018.
Grammer stated David Hyde Pierce opted out of returning as Frasier’s brother.
“David principally made up our minds he wasn’t truly considering repeating the efficiency of Niles,” Grammer stated.
That’s now not a nasty factor, he stated.
“In an overly humorous method, it simply took us to a brand new position, which was once what we at first sought after to do anyway, which was once a Frasier 3rd act,” Grammer stated. “It’s a wholly new lifestyles for him.”
The brand new display will honor the characters who aren’t there, he stated.
“We’ll unquestionably be responsive about the truth that there was once a brother and such,” Grammer stated. “However the brand new international for Frasier is one in every of new friendships — and a few new twists and turns he didn’t know have been nonetheless in there.”