BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 27 (UPI) — Netflix says it has greenlit a sequel series to its 2001 cult-classic film “Wet Hot American Summer.”
The streaming service aired an original prequel series called “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp” last year.
“Finally, fans can make it their beeswax to see what happens to their favorite campers and counselors 10 years after the original film in a new Netflix original series ‘Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later,'” said a press release announcing the next installment in the franchise.
The eight, new, 30-minute episodes are to premiere in 2017.
The series will be written by Showalter and David Wain, and Wain will direct. No casting has been confirmed yet.