The series that rocketed leads Ed O’Neill, Katey Sagal, Christina Applegate and David Faustinoto stardom could see some members of the dysfunctional Bundy clan back on the small screen with a TV spinoff in the works at Sony Pictures Television, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
As first reported by E!, the studio that produced the Fox series is taking out a pitch for a follow-up to Married … With Children based on Faustino’s Bud Bundy. It’s unclear which, if any, other castmembers would be involved in the potential spinoff. Fox re-aired the pilot in 2012 as part of the series’ 25th anniversary.
Married … With Children was one of the first original series on Fox. The multicamera comedy ran for 11 seasons from 1987 to 1997 and was created by Michael G. Moye andRon Leavitt. It was the longest-lasting live-action sitcom to air on Fox. It’s also unclear who is writing and producing the follow-up.