Ben Savage & Danielle Fishel Ink Deal for “Girl Meets World”
It was one of the hottest shows of the 1990s, and now “Boy Meets World” is getting a reboot and a new name- “Girl Meets World.”
According to a report, the original show’s main stars Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel have both signed on for the project which will focus on Cory and Topanga’s 13-year-old daughter.
Savage was so overjoyed at the news that he couldn’t help but gush about the deal on his official Twitter page.
Ben tweeted, “I'm going to be a father! Well, on TV at least. The ‘Boy Meets World’ sequel is officially happening!”
Miss Fishel also blogged, “First of all, let me say that you, the fans of 'Boy Meets World,' have been awesome. You, yes, even YOU, are the reason that 'Girl Meets World' WILL BE MADE.”
As for the progress so far, a rep from Disney told press, "The pilot is still in the very early stages of development with creator and executive producer Michael Jacobs, Emmy Award-winning creator/producer behind ‘Boy Meets World,’ ‘My Two Dads’ and ‘Charles In Charge,’ among others."