It seems to be like Donald Glover can be formally returning for the Group film in any case.
Because the preliminary announcement of the movie didn’t point out the actor, who performed Troy within the first 5 seasons of the NBC present, followers had doubts that Glover could be reprising his position.
The present’s creator Dan Harmon, nevertheless, has since confirmed that Glover will certainly be becoming a member of the forged for the brand new mission.
“For lack of a greater phrase, there was a ball fumbled… [Glover] is right down to clown,” Harmon advised Selection. “Man, I’d not wish to take into consideration making [the movie] with out Donald.”
The showrunner had beforehand stated he believed Glover would return “based mostly on phrase of mouth”. He added: “So I imagine he’s coming again. I believe if there are names lacking from an inventory, it’s as a result of the names which can be on the checklist, their offers are agreed upon sufficient that it’s OK to say they’re on the checklist, and anyone that’s not on an inventory, it’s simply not the case but. So there may be nothing official about anyone being out.”
Joel McHale, who starred within the unique collection, will function an govt producer on the movie alongside the present’s creator Harmon, who may also write the script. Andrew Visitor can also be on board to provide.
“‘Six seasons and a film’ began out as a cheeky line from Group’s early seasons and rapidly ignited a passionate fan motion for this iconic, hilarious and funky (cool, cool) NBC comedy,” stated Susan Rovner, chairman, leisure content material, NBCUniversal Tv and Streaming, based on Selection.
“We’re extremely grateful that 15 years later, we’re in a position to ship followers this promised film and may’t wait to get to work with Dan Harmon, Andrew Visitor, Joel McHale, Sony and our companions at UTV to proceed this epic comedy for Peacock audiences.”