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Revenge of the Nerds Reboot Is Coming from Seth MacFarlane

Revenge of the Nerds Reboot Is Coming from Seth MacFarlane

The Revenge of the Nerds reboot is finally moving forward, courtesy of Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane. MacFarlane is developing a new take on the classic comedy at 20th Century Studios with identical twin comedians Keith and Kenny Lucas set to star. The Lucas brothers are also co-writing the script with Alex Rubens, and MacFarlane will produce under his Fuzzy Door Productions banner alongside Erica Higgins.

Per the report, the Seth MacFarlane reboot will not be a straight remake of the original 1984 movie, which has faced criticism in recent years its depictions of rape. The new Revenge of the Nerds is instead described as a "contemporary reimagining" that will "pontificate about today's nerd culture and what even constitutes a geek in the 21st century."

On the big screen, the Lucas brothers might be best recognized from their roles as Keith and Kenny Yang in the 2014 sequel 22 Jump Street). Kenny

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