Deadline reported Friday that a revival of the hit Fox series is in the works, but there's a catch.
The new project will be animated.
It's a different direction, right?
The good news is that original cast members Ed O’Neil, Katey Segal, Christina Applegate, and David Faustino are all set to return for the revival.
Given that the cast has remained busy in the years since the series wrapped, the animated direction makes a bit more sense.
Alex Carter (Family Guy) is attached to serve as writer and showrunner should the project garner a series order.
The project has been in the works at Sony Pictures Television for over a year, and deals were closed with the original stars before it was shopped.
The series aired on Fox for its entire 11-season run, so it's possible Fox would be interested in