CBS Orders “Murphy Brown” Revival

CBS has ordered a thirteen episode revival of its iconic 1990s newsroom comedy “Murphy Brown” with plans to broadcast it in the 2018-2019 season to mark the show’s thirtieth anniversary.

Candice Bergen will reprise her role of the recovering alcoholic and hard-hitting journalist in the series being produced by Warner Bros. Television. The series was well known for stories inspired by current events and its political satire.

Creator Diane English will serve as writer/executive producer through her Bend in the Road Productions banner. Bergen will also be an executive producer.

Source: TV Line