Vacation TV Spin-Off The Griswolds Is Coming to HBO Max
Clark Griswold and his family head to the small screen, while WarnerMedia has come up with a comedy series for HBO Max called The Griswolds . Johnny Galecki, who played Rusty Griswold at Christmas Vacation is executive producer The Griswolds with The Middle Tim scribe Hobert writes the series. In appearance, the single-camera half-hour sitcom is based on the films of National Lampoon Vacation following the everyday life of the Griswolds when they re-enter the suburbs of Chicago after their
There were five official films Vacation developed by National Lampoon at this point, with each episode featuring Chevy Chase and Beverly Angelo in the roles of Clark and Ellen Griswold. Randy Quaid and Miriam Flynn often appear in the film series as well as their friends and neighbors, Eddie and Catherine Johnson. There is also Christmas Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure, which gave Quaid his own derivative, and Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo have played in an official short film by Griswold of 14 minutes
Actors playing the children Griswold, Rusty and Audrey, have constantly changed in each film. For the moment, it is not clear if any of these actors will be on board for The Griswolds or if the series will introduce an entirely new cast. Although we have all come to accept the revolving door of the actors for Rusty and Audrey, most of the fans of Vacation would probably not be too happy about the Chase and D & R redesign. # 39; Angelo.
Based on a Short History written by John Hughes, the first Vacation was published in 1983 after Clark Griswold and the Griswold family during a cross-country skiing trip to Walley World in California. European Vacation Christmas Vacation and Vegas Vacation Will Follow in 1985, 1989, and 1997 , respectively. Quaid and Flynn also resumed their franchise roles in the Christmas televised fallout Vacation 2: Cousin Eddie's Island Adventure in 2003. In 2010, Chase and D & # 39; Angelo also returned as Griswolds for the short film Hotel Hell Vacation which was created as part of an advertising campaign for the HomeAway Vacation Rental Company .
A Gentle Restart of ] Vacation The franchise arrived in 2015 when Ed Helms and Christina Applegate took over as the new lead characters, Helms playing the new Rusty and Applegate with his wife. This time, Rusty and his family decide to travel to Walley World, as he did when he was a kid in the original movie. Although their roles have been reduced, Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo also appear in the film to resume their roles as parents Griswold, the film revealing that both have since opened their own bed and breakfast in San Francisco. Although profitable at the box office, the film was not as warmly received by critics as the previous films Vacation leaving the future of the franchise in danger.
Executive Tim Hobert is the author of HBO Max alongside Galecki and Brown's Holly Alcide Bava. Cory Wood is also on board as a producer. It's still not quite clear when the series will start spinning or when we could see it available for streaming on HBO Max. In the meantime, you can always go back and watch the original classic movies, and many families certainly have their annual Christmas holidays for the holiday season. This news comes from Deadline.