A sequel show to Weeds is in development at Starz. Weeds began its run on Showtime in 2005 with Mary-Louise Parker as a suburban mother who resorts to selling weed after her husband dies.
Weeds – A Popular Showtime Series from 2005-2012
Weeds ran for eight seasons and was one of Showtime’s most popular shows. The series concluded in 2012 with a finale featuring a time jump to a period when weed had been legalized and Nancy had started her chain of weed cafés.
The Sequel’ Weeds 4.20′ – Nancy’s Story Continues
First reported by THR, Weeds is getting a sequel series that will take place a decade after the finale. The sequel will explore the era of weed legalization. Parker will return to star and executive produce the series. Details about the involvement of other original cast members are still under wraps.
Unknowns – Return of Original Cast Members and Show’s Creator
Veteran Weeds writer Victoria Morrow is confirmed to return for the sequel show, but it’s unknown if the series’ creator Jenji Kohan will return to work on the series. Fans are still uncertain if Silas (Hunter Parrish), Shane (Alexander Gould), and Andy (Justin Kirk) will return.
When Will’ Weeds 4.20′ Launch?
Starz has announced a follow-up series set 10 years after the original series ended. No definite launch date has been given yet, but updates will be provided as soon as available.