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'Prison Break' Revival Ordered Straight to Series - Get the Details!

'Prison Break' Revival Ordered Straight to Series - Get the Details!

It’s really official – Prison Break is coming back.

While Fox ordered a pilot episode back in the summer, the network just announced that the revival has been ordered straight to series for nine new episodes, according to

The cast is still being worked out, but original stars Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell are confirmed to reprise their roles.

“The story unravels on an international landscape — it’s not a domestic [plot],” Fox co-chariman/CEO Dana Walden said. “We open on a very international contemporary-feeling story.”

Cast members Sarah Wayne Callies and Robert Knepper are in talks to to return as Sara and T-Bag. Filming is set to begin this spring.

In the meantime, you can catch Wentworth and Dominic starring together on The CW’s DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.

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  • rrodriguez0309

    how is wentworth miller going to handle 2 big shows. he’s part of DC’s legends of tomorrow which they pretty much film all year round. cause of all the heave CGI.. or he’s going to be part of the very first ep’s only?

  • Koos

    so BANKRUPTCY bothered the producers?

  • LadyRed

    The show started out great. However, the last few seasons were horrible so I have little hope for this revival. Also, I guess this me Miller and Purcell won’t last long on Legends.

  • LadyRed

    How is he going to be a part of the show at all? He died.

  • Arx

    I was thinking the same thing…

  • bbm

    i was happy with the ending, why a revival????