'Veronica Mars' revival with Kristen Bell in works at Hulu
Los Angeles: Streaming platform Hulu is planning to revive popular mystery series "Veronica Mars".
The streaming platform is close to lock a deal for a new installment of the crime series with actor Kristen Bell set to reprise her role as sleuth Veronica Mars.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, show creator Rob Thomas and series star Kristen Bell are also on board the project.
The series premiered on UPN network in September 2004, during television studio's final two years, and ended in May 2007, airing for three seasons total.
It follows Veronica Mars, a California teen sleuth and student (Bell) who moonlit as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective father (Enrico Colantoni).
A series was also adapted into a feature film by Thomas that released in 2014. The film followed Mars returning to Neptune, California, for a 10-year high school reunion, only to be pulled back into a murder mystery involving her former boyfriend. PTI RB