Frasier Crane is back as Kelsey Grammer returns as the character in the trailer for the new series. Frasier will premiere with two episodes on October 13th.
The official trailer for the upcoming new Paramount+ original series FRASIER was revealed today. Starring Kelsey Grammer, who reprises his EmmyⓇ Award-winning role as Frasier Crane, the 10-episode first season will premiere in the U.S. and Canada on Thursday, October 12. With two episodes and on Friday, October 13, in all other international markets where Paramount+ is available. New episodes will then drop weekly on Thursdays, exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S. and Canada, and on Fridays, internationally.
BEHIND THE SCENES
Ahead of the series premiere, host Kevin Frazier (Entertainment Tonight) will give fans a behind-the-scenes look at the making of FRASIER. Featuring *interviews with the cast and series’ creatives. The half-hour special, FRASIER: INSIDE THE SERIES, will premiere on Friday, October 6, on Paramount+. The service’s official YouTube and Facebook pages, Pluto TV and Mixible.
A LEGEND RETURNS
The new show was filmed in front of a live studio audience at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. The new series follows Frasier Crane (Grammer) in the next chapter of his life as he returns to Boston with new challenges to face, new relationships to forge and an old dream or two to finally fulfil. Frasier has re-entered the building!
In addition to Grammer, the new series stars Jack Cutmore-Scott as Frasier’s son Freddy; Nicholas Lyndhurst as Frasier’s old college buddy turned university professor Alan; Toks Olagundoye as Olivia, Alan’s colleague and head of the university’s psychology department; Jess Salgueiro as Freddy’s roommate Eve; and Anders Keith as Frasier’s nephew David.
THE NEW SERIES
The series comes from writers Chris Harris (How I Met Your Mother) and Joe Cristalli (Life in Pieces), who executive produce with Kelsey Grammer, Tom Russo and Jordan McMahon. The series is produced by CBS Studios, in association with Grammer’s Grammnet NH Productions.
The new series’ first two episodes are helmed by the renowned director and TV creator, James Burrows. Famously recognized for his role as a co-creator, executive producer, and director of the highly acclaimed series Cheers, Will & Grace, and Dear John. Paramount Global Content Distribution distributes the series outside of Paramount+ markets.
This fall marks 30 years since the original series first premiered on television, which still holds the record for most Emmy wins for a comedy series with 37 wins and 107 nominations. The original series is available to stream on Paramount+ and Pluto TV.
The legend returns this October 13th with the first two episodes.
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