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‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’ Reboot Is Officially Happening With A Black Actress As New Buffy

July 23, 2018

Another popular series of the 90s is said to be revived in 2018. Buffy the Vampire Slayer is officially in the works at 20th Century Fox with a new actress as Buffy.

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Welcome new Buffy! 

At the recent time, reboots and spinoffs of the popular series of the past are in a great demand among networks. Roseanne, The Office, Charmed, Downtown Abbey ... a number of our favorite sitcoms of the 80s-90s are set to get another life.

According to CNN, 20th Century Fox plans to revive one of its most successful series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

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The series premiered 21 years ago and ran for 7 seasons. Its main character, Buffy, is a young woman with special abilities that protects the world from demons and supernatural forces. 

Joss Whedon, who stands behind the original classic, is also on board as an executive producer.

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Casting for the main role of Buffy has also not yet been determined. According to Hollywood Reporter, a black actress, whose name hasn’t been revealed, is to be cast for the iconic role as Buffy.

In the original series, the vampire slayer was portrayed by a talented actress, Sarah Michelle Gellar.

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By the way, last year, most of the original Buffy’s cast reunited to celebrate the show's 20th anniversary. 

What do you think about the series reboot? Will you watch the iconic show with new Buffy?

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