Entertainment ‘The Flintstones’ Set To Get A Sequel Series ‘Bedrock’

23:01  27 april  2021
23:01  27 april  2021 Source:   etcanada.com

'The Flintstones' Adult Animated Sequel Series Starring Elizabeth Banks in the Works at Fox

  'The Flintstones' Adult Animated Sequel Series Starring Elizabeth Banks in the Works at Fox "Bedrock" is set two decades after the original cartoon, with Banks voicing a twentysomething Pebbles Meet the Flintstones — the new Flintstones, that is — the modern Stone Age family at the center of a new adult animated series voice-starring Elizabeth Banks and currently in development at Fox. Titled "Bedrock," the comedy is a sequel to the classic "The Flintstones" cartoon and flashes forward to see the characters 20 years after the events of the original Hanna-Barbera series.

The Flintstones are coming back for more prehistoric comedy.

© Photo: CP Images "The Flinstones"

Warner Bros. Animation and Fox are developing a new sequel series, "Bedrock", with Elizabeth Banks set to star and executive produce.

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The actress will voice Pebbles Flintstone, now an adult, as she embarks on a new career, all while the Stone Age begins giving way to the glories of the Bronze Age in the series, set 20 years after the original.

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“Long before the Simpsons and Springfield, the Griffins and Quahog or even when the Belchers started serving burgers on Ocean Avenue, there were the Flintstones and Bedrock,” said Michael Thorn, president of entertainment for Fox Entertainment.

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The original "Flintstones" series was the first animated show to air in primetime, running for six seasons from 1960 to 1966, and airing 166 episodes in total.

A number of revival and spin-off shows have aired in the decades since, as well as two live-action films.

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