The upcoming Frasier sequel sequence at Paramount+ has gained a few solid members, with Selection reporting that Jack Cutmore-Scott and Nicholas Lyndhurst have each been solid within the upcoming sequence.
Whereas plot particulars for the upcoming sequence are being saved principally secret, Selection did word that Cutmore-Scott will play the function of Freddy Crane, Frasier’s son, who the sequence describes as “a nuanced mixture of his father and grandfather. Years in the past, Freddy rejected following in his father’s footsteps—dropping out of faculty to change into a fireman—and he’s by no means seemed again till now, when latest troubles have left him with nobody to show to in his life. If they will overcome previous variations, Freddy and Frasier may lastly have an opportunity to restore previous wounds.”
As for Lyndhurst, he’ll play Alan Cornwall, a person who’s described as “Frasier’s previous school buddy turned college professor. British, boozy, and bigger than life, Alan has an mind on par with Frasier’s—if solely he ever felt like utilizing it. Alan’s mischievous streak could be simply what Frasier may use to shake up his routine, whereas Frasier’s considerate steering may assist Alan discover a few of the path he’s been lacking in his personal life.”
The character of Cornwall has by no means appeared within the Frasier sequence, however Frasier’s son has. He was briefly performed by Luke Tarsitano within the unique sequence however then performed by Trevor Einhorn for the remainder of its run. With the character having to be a bit youthful than their unique actors, nevertheless, it appears it was time to show to another person.
Cutmore-Scott has appeared in a litany of high-profile movies, together with Christopher Nolan’s Tenet and the upcoming Oppenheimer, Kingsman: The Secret Service, in addition to some roles in TV, together with ABC’s Deception. Lyndhurst’s largest credit score comes from the hit British sitcom Solely Fools and Horses, however he’s additionally starred in plenty of movies, most just lately 2016’s A United Kingdom.
Frasier initially ran from 1993 to 2004, originating as a spin-off of the hit sequence Cheers targeted round Kelsey Grammer’s character, Dr. Frasier Crane. The spin-off starred Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin, John Mahoney, and Dan Butler. The present and its solid gained 37 Primetime Emmy Awards.