Freeform Plans “Misfits” Reboot, “Greek” Film

Freeform, the network formerly known as ABC Family, made several key announcements at its upfront presentation yesterday.

Along with the already reported series adaptation of Marvel’s comic series “Cloak and Dagger,” the network has also picked up the Bella Thorne-led “Famous in Love” along with a reboot of the cult British series “Misfits”.

Also on the way is a spin-off of “Young & Hungry” starring Ashley Tisdale, “Alone Together” from The Lonely Island comedy guys that includes Andy Samberg, the McG-produced “Lore,” the Mila Kunis-produced “Made in LA” and “Hunted,” the Elizabeth Banks-produced comedy “Paige One,” the mermaid thriller “The Deep,” and the Joel Silver produced “New People”.

Premiere and return dates were also announced including: June 1st: “Young & Hungry,” “Baby Daddy. June 13th: “Guilt”. June 20th: “The Fosters. June 21st: “Pretty Little Liars”. June 28th: “Dead of Summer”. August 22nd: “Cheer Squad”.

Source: Variety