'Arrested Development' is back (for real)! New episodes on Netflix in 2013


The long-talked-about return of "Arrested Development" is finally happening. Netflix and 20th Century Fox TV finalized a deal Friday (Nov. 18) that will bring the comedy series back for new episodes in the first half of 2013. They'll be available not on a conventional TV channel but on Netflix's streaming service.Creator Mitch Hurwitz first floated the idea of producing new episodes in early October, adding to the years-long talk about producing a feature film based on the Emmy-winning FOX series. That deal still has yet to be made, but Hurwitz said in October that he'd like to do the movie after the new episodes run.There's one pretty good-sized caveat to the news: Deals with the cast aren't done yet. Variety reports, however, that all the series regulars have said they're interested in returning -- which is not a big surprise considering their enthusiasm for the movie project.At least one person, though, is already in: Executive...



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