Wet Hot American Summer to Be Revived as Netflix Series

The much-beloved 2001 cult comedy film Wet Hot American Summer is the latest project to get a second chance at success thanks to Netflix. Deadline is reporting that the David Wain-directed movie will be reborn as a limited, eight-episode streaming series, with nearly the entire cast — who are all much more famous now than when the film premiered — returning in their original roles.

The list of actors scheduled to appear includes Elizabeth Banks, H. Jon Benjamin, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Nina Hellman, Ken Marino, Zak Orth, David Hyde Pierce, Joe LoTruglio, Christopher Meloni, A.D. Miles, Marguerite Moreau, Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Marisa Ryan, Molly Shannon, Michael Showalter and Kevin Sussman.

Watch the trailer for the original movie below, via Universal:

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