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Paramount + depends closely on reboots and spin-offs for streaming Service Slate

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ViacomCBS is leaning heavily on old favorites when it comes to replenishing the upcoming Paramount + streaming service.

On Wednesday, the company unveiled a number of new film and television projects that it plans to bring to the platform after debuting on March 4th. Many of these new titles will be familiar to the audience as they are reboots, spin-offs, or precursors to popular films and series.

Paramount + will also host a number of original shows, films and documentaries, including a series based on the Halo video game franchise.

In addition, content that was only available on CBS All-Access will be renamed under the Paramount + banner. These include “Star Trek: Discovery”, “The Good Fight” and “Why Women Kill”.

The streaming service will be filled with more than 2,500 library films from franchises such as Mission Impossible, Transformers and Indiana Jones.

Dates for new programs were not announced during the presentation, but Bob Bakish, President and CEO of ViacomCBS, said Paramount + will showcase 36 original series in its first year. The service will have a strong focus on children’s programming, reality television and script series.

Here’s a look at what’s coming to Paramount +:

Script dramas

“Criminal thoughts” – After 15 seasons and more than 300 episodes, “Criminal Minds” made its last arc a little over a year ago. The top rated series will return on Paramount +, with each season examining a single case over the course of 10 episodes.

“Flashdance” – Nowadays this drama series takes place where the original “Flashdance” left off. The story revolves around a young woman’s struggles to make a name for herself in the ballet world while nurturing money, romance and friendship. Tracy McMillian, the author of “Mad Men”, writes and produces the series.

“Gloriole” – The legendary video game franchise will come to Paramount + as a series. The story takes place in the 26th century amid an alien threat known as the Bund.

“Land Man” – Set in West Texas, the series follows “Roughnecks and Wild Billionaires” as they seek their fortune in the world of oil rigs.

“Love story” – Based on the film of the same name, “Love Story” is produced by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, who worked on “Gossip Girl”, “The OC” and “Looking for Alaska”.

“Mayor of Kingstown” – In a town where the incarceration business is the only thriving industry, Mayor of Kingstown follows the McLusky family, the town’s energy brokers. The show deals with issues such as systematic racism, corruption and inequality.

“Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” – A spin-off from Star Trek: Discover, Strange New Worlds, based on the years Captain Christopher Pike ran the USS Enterprise. Science officer Spock is prominently featured on the series, which takes place a decade before James T. Kirk’s arrival.

“The Italian Job” – When Charlie Croker’s grandchildren inherit his old safe, the search for the infamous Italian gold bullion is resumed.

“The man who fell to earth” – Based on the Walter Tevis novel of the same name “The man who fell to earth”, Chiwetel Ejiofor plays the leading role. The series follows a new alien character who arrives on Earth at a turning point in human evolution.

“The offer” – This limited series is based on producer Al Ruddy’s experience on “The Godfather”.

“The parallax view” – The series is based on the film “The Parallax View”, a political thriller in which Warren Beatty played the lead role in the 1970s.

Y: 1883 – A retelling of western expansion, “Y: 1883”, is the forerunner of “Yellowstone”. It follows the Dutton family on their way west through the Great Plains.

6666 – Still a working title, this spin-off show “Yellowstone” is set on 6666 Ranch, a working ranch in Texas.

Familyfriendly

“User picture” – Nickelodeon has created a new animation studio division dedicated to creating content based on the worlds of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra. Original creators Mike DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, working with Nickelodeon Animation Studio, will be responsible for creating a wide range of Avatar-inspired content ranging from spin-offs and theaters to short-form.

“Dora the Explorer”– Paramount + will be home to a live action series based on “Dora the Explorer”.

“iCarly” – Set ten years after the events of the first “iCarly” series, this new show follows the characters Miranda Cosgrove, Nathan Kress and Jerry Trainor have played in their lives today.

“Kamp Koral: SpongeBobs for Years” – “Kamp Koral”, the first spin-off of “Spongebob Squarepants”, is a CG animated series in which the legendary Bikini Bottom crew meets for the first time at summer camp.

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“Rugrats” – Paramount + will also contain a CG version of the 90s hit “Rugrats”. The original speech output is set to return.

“Star Trek: Child Prodigy” – This series is kid-friendly, but still packed with the hallmarks of a true Star Trek adventure.

“The rather strange parents” – The long-running Nickelodeon animation series is getting a live-action spin on Paramount +.

Reality shows

“Big Brother Live Feeds” – A detailed look at what’s going on in the Big Brother’s house.

“Dating Naked” – This reboot brings potential couples together for a first date with no clothes on.

“Ink Masters” – Previously canceled, “Ink Masters” gets new life on Paramount +. The show focuses on the best tattoo artists in the country facing challenges that will test their technical and creative skills.

“Love Island on Paramount +” – This series is an expansion of the content of CBS. Subscribers can see more than what was shown during the live broadcast.

“Queen of the Universe” – This singing competition brings drag queens from all over the world to compete to see who is the “Queen of the Universe”.

“Road Traffic Act” – Another reworking of a classic reality show is “Road Rules”, in which strangers are abandoned in abandoned places, which have been deprived of their modern luxury. There are a number of clues you need to follow and do odd jobs for money.

Various participants in Drag Race, seasons 1 to 9

World of wonder

“RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars” – Top Drag Race competitors return to earn $ 100,000 and a coveted spot in the Drag Race Hall of Fame.

“The challenge: all stars“- This series brings back 22 competitors from the original Real World and Road Rules shows to compete for a $ 500,000 prize.

“The Real World: Homecoming: New York” – Thirty years later, Paramount + unites the original cast of the first season of “The Real World”. The Seven Strangers will return to the New York Loft, where the series began.

comedy

“Frasier” – Kelsey Grammer returns as Dr. Frasier Crane returned in Paramount + ‘s restart of “Fraiser”.

“Fat: The Rise of the Pink Ladies” – This prequel series takes place before “Grease” and tells the story of how Frenchy’s older sister Jane started the Pink Ladies.

“Culprit” – This dark comedy stars Kate Beckinsale as a discredited journalist who sits above her head as she clings to the story of a young mother who was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of her husband – a crime she allegedly did not commit .

“In Amy Schumer” – The Peabody and Emmy Award-winning show returns with five specials starring Amy Schumer.

Trevor Noah speaks tough with Jake Tapper at the SXSW Featured Session: Trevor Noah and the Daily Show News Team Panel on March 9, 2019 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Vivien Killilea / Getty Images for Comedy Central)

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“Reno 911! The Hunt for QAnon” – Paramount + accounts for this as a “super-size event” based on the long-running Comedy Central series “Reno 911!” Based.

“The game” – This BET sitcom returns with a mix of the original cast and new players. It offers a glimpse into black culture through the prism of professional football.

“The Harper House” – An animated comedy, “The Harper House,” follows a cocky female housewife after she has lost her job and is forced to move from the rich to the poor in a small Arkansas town.

“The weekly show with Trevor Noah” – While Paramount + is still working on a title for this project, it is said that the show will star Trevor Noah as he dismantles stories on the news and speaks to the people behind the headlines.

“Younger” – The final season of “Younger” is coming to Paramount +.

“Untitled Beavis & Butt-Head Movie” – The MTV animated series is getting a full-length feature ahead of its new series.

“Workaholics Movie” – Paramount + is creating a film based on the popular long-running Comedy Central series “Workaholics”.

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