TV’s beloved detective is making her long-awaited return.
Variety reports that original series creator, Rob Thomas is in the final stages before inking a deal with Hulu setting in motion a revival of Veronica Mars.
While the streaming service declined to comment, it has been reported that Thomas will be helming the revival serving as a writer for the limited 8-episode series. According to the outlet, original series star Kristen Bell is set to reprise her role as the titular character. Thomas will also pen the script.
The original followed Mars who worked part-time for her detective dad Keith played by Enrico Colantoni, who opened his own private detective agency after he was forced out of the sheriff’s office in the fictional town of Neptune. The original ran for three seasons and aired over 60 episodes and garnered strong critical acclaim.
Jason Dohring, Percy Daggs III, Francis Capra, Ryan Hansen, Teddy Dunn, Michael Muhney, and Tina Majorino. and Amanda Seyfried also starred in the original.