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‘9-1-1: Lone Star’ Showrunner Says ‘Hell Yeah’ to More Spinoffs in the Future

‘9-1-1: Lone Star’ Showrunner Says ‘Hell Yeah’ to More Spinoffs in the Future

9-1-1” is getting its first spinoff this year, but series co-creator Tim Minear says there could still be more on the way.

“The idea is to have the brand grow in a way that feels organic and natural,” Minear said at the Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday. But when asked if he wanted to “Dick Wolf the show” into a “Chicago Fire” or “Law & Order”-style franchise, Minear added: “Hell yeah.”

9-1-1: Lone Star,” which stars Rob Lowe and Liv Tyler as first responders in Austin, Texas, is nominally a spinoff of the flagship drama starring Peter Krause and Angela Bassett, but the two shows don’t intersect at all — at least not yet. Minear said the creative approach to the two dramas were almost complete opposites.

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