It’s a good time to have made one thing in Hollywood that’s open to extra sequels or spinoffs. Streaming services and products are doping up all over the place, and so they all need their very own flagship films and sequence that includes acquainted characters audiences already love. Living proof: Peacock — which has already advanced new variations of Stored Via the Bell and Psych and is prepping a MacGruber tv display is now additionally making a Ted sequence, in keeping with the movies by way of Seth MacFarlane a couple of speaking teddy undergo.
In step with The Hollywood Reporter, Peacock’s Ted will likely be a ten-episode prequel to the movie franchise, which produced two hit films within the 2010s. Each films starred Mark Wahlberg as a person whose adolescence undergo involves lifestyles, and remains alive; 25 years later, he’s now an grownup and “Ted” (voiced by way of MacFarlane) refuses to let Wahlberg’s personality develop up. Consistent with THR, “MacFarlane is hooked up to pen the script and exec produce the sequence. It’s unclear what layout the sequence will [take]. A multicamera comedy used to be rumored to be the take … mentioned, however that has no longer but been locked in.”
A Ted TV display sounds lovely possible; in reality, the idea of a speaking toy or creature that lives with folks feels higher fitted to tv than films. It’s principally the idea that of numerous sitcoms from ALF to Unhappily Ever After, a ’90s display the place a depressed guy who talks with one in every of his children’ filled toys (voiced by way of Bobcat Goldthwait). Alternatively this new Ted display shakes out, simply be mindful: Thunder pals endlessly.