Rumors of a 30 Rock reunion had the internet in a frenzy on Friday (October 30) as reports claimed that NBC confirmed a revival of the popular sitcom for 2021.
UPDATE 31/10/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Can you believe it's been 14 years since 30 Rock first aired?! (14 years, 21 days to be exact.)
Why in the world did 30 Rock end?
When 30 Rock came to an end after 7 years in January 2013, million viewers tuned in to say goodbye to their favorite sitcom characters. And since then, they have been itching for a reunion.
Would a 30 Rock reunion disappoint people?
30 Rock aired from 2006-2013 and is considered one of the most influential TV shows ever on pop culture. Although no original episodes have been shot since, it has remained a regular feature on many station's schedules.
Still hoping for a 30 Rock movie?
In a recent interview, Rip Torn (who played Don Geiss between 2007 and 2009) said he can't imagine a 30 Rock reunion hitting the big screen. “I'd rather people go, ‘Oh, please! Please!’ than ‘I can't believe you did that. It was horrible.’”
Co-star Chris Parnell (who played Dr. Leo Spaceman) has also previously explained, “It would be terrible to do something and have it not be good,”. “It was so terrific ... If we did a 30 Rock movie and it sucked, then it would, you know, blemish it.”
On the subject of whether there could be a 30 Rock film, Will Forte stated : “I think it's a bit of a case of ‘the book is better than the movie’.”
What about a 30 Rock reboot?
Recasting 30 Rock for a modern reboot. Hollywood is known for remaking remakes of films or tv series and the studios might think it would be great to bring the story back with a new set of characters.
Be it in the form of a 30 Rock reunion, a 30 Rock movie, or a 30 Rock reboot, if you had to start filming today, who would you cast in what role?
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