Extra than two a long time just after Fox drained the pool at Melrose Position, 3 of its most legendary inhabitants are reuniting on Fantasy Island — and they are finding handsy.
Tv set Magazine has an unique 1st seem at Sunday’s episode (Fox, eight:30/seven:30c), which provides Josie Bissett, Laura Leighton and Daphne Zuniga back again collectively for an hour of ingesting, dancing… and deception.
For every the episode’s formal logline, the Melrose Position women enjoy a trio of greatest close friends named Nettie, Camille and Margot who appear to the island to rejoice their 50th birthdays. But like so lots of visitors who have appear just before them, their fantasies expose fault strains in their friendship.
Talking with Tv set Magazine in advance of the show’s premiere, co-showrunner Sarah Fain referred to the reunion as pure serendipity, conveying that we have Charlie Andrews, Fox’s Senior VP of Drama Growth and Programming, to thank for generating it come about.
[Co-showrunner Elizabeth Craft] and I genuinely required to do an episode about 3 women of all ages coming to the island and obtaining a team fantasy, as perfectly as personal fantasies, Fain recalled. Charlie reported, ‘What if we get a team of women of all ages from Melrose Position?’ Shockingly, they have been all offered and they are nonetheless close friends. So they all commenced e-mailing just about every other, and it all miraculously arrived collectively. We have found the director’s reduce of that episode, and it is so bleeping astounding. It can be hilarious, it can be psychological and they are remarkable. It can be an episode of Tv set that we are very very pleased to have manufactured. And we have to give Charlie credit history. As quickly as he reported Melrose Position, we misplaced our minds.
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