If you’ve been doing the sad Charlie Brown walk since Arrested Development went off the air, it’s time to buck up. The miniseries and film are really happening, and according to Will Arnett, shooting will start this summer.
Arnett let the news slip on Thursday during a Today Show interview about his NBC series Up All Night. He revealed, “We’re about to start making the Arrested Development miniseries and then [move] right into the movie this summer.” (In other news sure to excite comedy fans, his co-star Christina Applegate said she’d “love to” reprise her role in Anchorman 2.
Earlier, Netflix said the miniseries would air in early 2013, followed by the feature film. While the project has been put off several times, it’s now safe to mark your calendars for the final countdown.