This week Executive Producer Dean Lorey announced that the full cast of Arrested Development is back for season four! Creator Mitch Hurwitz, writer Jim Valley, and Lorey are hard at work writing the episodes now. The series enjoyed three seasons on FOX before it was cancelled in 2006, but next year Netflix will stream season four online to subscribers.
In his 2006 Archive interview, Executive Producer (and narrator) Ron Howard discussed how Arrested Development arose from attempting to do a sitcom that would utilize the visual language of reality television and internet programming – fitting considering the program’s new home:
The new season is set to stream sometime in 2013.
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For more on the current season in production, click here.