‘The Sandlot’ Will Become a TV Series with Original Cast
Get ready fans, The original cast of "The Sandlot" is set to return for a sequel to the classic film, but this time adapted for television. That's right, Smalls, Benny, Ham, Squints, Repeat and the rest of the gang will reunite on your TV.
According to Today, Writer-director David Mickey Evans said in a statement, " I just sold a 'Sandlot' television show. We're about to get an order for the first two seasons, I already got all the original cast members back. It takes place in 1984 when they’re all like 33 years old and they all have children of their own, and that's all I can tell you."
Now original plot of the film that was released in 1993, was set in the San Fernando Valley in 1962. The television series is the second big 'Sandlot' project that has been announced in less than 12 months, as a prequel film was reportedly in the development stages since late last summer.