“Queer as Folk” is back! A reboot of the groundbreaking British LGBTQ-focused series from creator Russell T. Davies has been given a straight-to-series order at Peacock, the NBCUniversal-owned streaming service announced Thursday.
The new “Queer as Folk”, from creator/executive producer Stephen Dunn, is described as a “reimagining” of Davies’ series — which ran from 1999 to 2000 — and will explore a diverse group of friends in New Orleans whose lives are transformed in the aftermath of a tragedy. “‘Queer as Folk’ was more than just a show, it was a ground-breaking and necessary voice for so many people.
Stephen’s new version for Peacock arrives at yet another pivotal moment in our culture,” said Lisa Katz, President of Scripted Content,Read more on etcanada.com