Rumors of a Dawson's Creek reunion had the internet in a frenzy on Friday (September 25) as reports claimed that The WB confirmed a revival of the popular sitcom for 2021.
UPDATE 26/09/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Can you believe it's been 22 years since Dawson's Creek first aired?! (22 years, 8 months, 6 days to be exact.)
Why in the world did Dawson's Creek end?
When Dawson's Creek came to an end after 6 years in May 2003, million viewers tuned in to say goodbye to their favorite sitcom characters. And since then, they have been itching for a reunion.
Would a Dawson's Creek reunion disappoint people?
Dawson's Creek aired from 1998-2003 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 Dawson's Creek movie?
In a recent interview, Kerr Smith (who played Jack McPhee since 1998) said he can't imagine a Dawson's Creek 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 Ken Marino (who played Professor David Wilder between 2001 and 2002) 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 Dawson's Creek movie and it sucked, then it would, you know, blemish it.”
On the subject of whether there could be a Dawson's Creek film, Lourdes Benedicto stated : “I think it's a bit of a case of ‘the book is better than the movie’.”
What about a Dawson's Creek reboot?
Recasting Dawson's Creek 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 Dawson's Creek reunion, a Dawson's Creek movie, or a Dawson's Creek reboot, if you had to start filming today, who would you cast in what role?
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