After having their cast confirmed in October 2018, the Freeform confirmed a season request for Party of Five, with creators Chris Keyser and Amy Lippman.
“Party of Five it embodies the heart and soul of what it means to be a family most of the time. We are so lucky that Freeform comes to be the home of this story, as we continue to represent the resilience of young adults and the importance of fighting for their voice in times of doubt.“, Said the president of Freeform, Tom Ascheim. “We are excited to be able to share innovative stories of Amy and Chris with a new audience, and we are excited that our audience will discover the beauty of this series“.
In the original series, shown by FOX, the 5 Salinger brothers are orphaned after their parents’ death in a car accident due to a drunk driver. In this reboot, with the participation of the creators of the Keyser and Lippman series, the 5 Buendía brothers have their lives complicated after their parents are deported to Mexico.
Keyser and Lippman write the pilot next to Michal Zebede, while the direction of the episode will be in charge of Rodrigo Garcia. Are in the cast Brandon Larracuente (13 Reasons Why), Emily Tosta (Mayans MC), Niko Guardado (The Goldbergs) and the newbie Elle Paris Legaspi.
Party of Five has no release date yet.