Peacock takes a look at Ami Foster reprising her role as Margaux in Punky Brewster’s revival series, which premieres on February 25.
the Punky brewster The revival series offers a look at Ami Foster reprising her role as Margaux. Starring Soleil Moon Frye, Punky brewster it aired on NBC for four seasons in 1984. In 2019, it was announced that Peacock would be bringing back the young heroine, now a single mother of three in her 40s, with Frye reprising her iconic role in a reboot series. Flanked by her best friend Cherie (Cherie Johnson), Punky tries to refocus her life after encountering a young orphan, Izzy (Quinn Copeland), who reminds her of her younger self. Now, it looks like someone else from Punky’s past will return.
For TVLine, Foster, who played spoiled rich girl Margaux Kramer, will reprise her guest-starring role on Punky brewster. Now the owner of a successful public relations firm, Margaux reunites with her old team to give Punky’s adopted daughter, Izzy, a special surprise. Serving as a reunion for Punky and his misfit friends, the revival series is adding fresh faces to the mix. These include Freddie Prinze Jr. as the ex-husband of Punky and Jasika Nicole (Stripe) as Cherie’s girlfriend.
Produced by Frye and original series creator David Duclon, the 10-episode series joins the lot of popular properties from decades past revived in Peacock. The announcement of a Punky brewster The revival was met with mixed reactions, but the return of original cast members Frye, Johnson and Foster has raised buzz for the series. Of course, the crowd of fans who initially followed Punky’s adventures will have to tune in on February 25 to see if the original characters Henry (Geroge Gaynes) and Betty (Susie Garrett) will be honored and if Margaux will deliver her catchphrase “Farmers!” in Punky brewster.
Next: All TV Shows In Development & Upcoming Revivals
Who is the real villain of WandaVision?
About the Author