The recently announced The Wonder Years reboot on ABC has finally cast its Kevin Arnold, according to . As has been , the classic American TV show will still be taking place in the ’60s, but instead focus on a Black family–and Elisha “EJ” Williams will star as Dean, the counterpart to Fred Savage’s Kevin Arnold. Check out a clip of Savage passing the torch in a video released by ABC below.
“I’ve been connected to this show for, like, 30 years,” Arnold tells Williams. “When I was your age, I played–it was Kevin then… all of us are so invested, and it means so much to us.”
At about the 43-second mark, , and it’s his turn to carry the torch. Because no one is exempt from the standard Zoom issues and hiccups we’ve been experiencing in quarantine, Williams smiles and admits: “I would be enjoying this a whole lot more if you did not just lag.”
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