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‘Mad About You’: Abby Quinn To Star As Mabel In Revival Limited Series For Spectrum Originals

‘Mad About You’: Abby Quinn To Star As Mabel In Revival Limited Series For Spectrum Originals

Exclusive: Abby Quinn (Landline) is set to star opposite Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser in Mad About You, the upcoming limited event series for Spectrum Originals, a follow-up to the popular 1990s NBC comedy series.

Quinn will play Mabel, the grownup daughter of Paul (Reiser) and Jamie (Hunt) Buchman.

In its return, Mad About You will explore the modern marriage through the eyes of the Buchmans (Reiser and Hunt) as newly minted empty-nesters after dropping their unpredictable, hard-to-control daughter Mabel off at college.

On the original sitcom, Mabel — whose name was an acronym derived from a saying that Jamie’s mother liked: “Mothers Always Bring Extra Love” — was introduced at the start of Season 6. The infant/toddler was portrayed by two sets of twins during Season 6 and the show’s final seventh season. In the Season 6 episode “Letters to Mabel,” an 18-year-old Mabel is played by Meredith Bishop. In the series finale,

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