Jack Cutmore-Scott To Play Frasier’s Son Freddy In Sequel – Deadline

Jack Cutmore-Scott (Kingsman, Deception) has been tapped to star reverse Kelsey Grammer in Frasier, Paramount+’s sequel collection to the traditional NBC sitcom. Cutmore-Scott will play Frasier Crane’s son Freddy. Additionally forged within the followup as a collection common is British actor Nicholas Lyndhurst who will play Alan Cornwall, a college professor who’s an outdated school buddy of Frasier’s.

Within the followup collection, Frasier (Grammer) is off to a special metropolis with new challenges to face, new relationships to forge, and an outdated dream or two to lastly fulfill.

Charming and good-looking, Frasier’s son Freddy (Cutmore-Scott) is a nuanced mixture of his father and grandfather. Years in the past, Freddy rejected following in his father’s footsteps—dropping out of faculty to turn into a fireman—and he’s by no means regarded again till now, when latest troubles have left him with nobody to show to in his life. If they’ll overcome previous variations, Freddy and Frasier may lastly have an opportunity to restore outdated wounds.

With David Hyde Pierce revealing that his character, Frasier’s brother Niles Crane, shouldn’t be a primary a part of the revival and following the loss of life of John Mahoney, who performed Martin Crane, Frasier and Niles’s father, on the unique collection, Freddy shall be Frasier’s closest relative on the brand new collection.

Freddy, the son of Frasier and Lilith (Bebe Neuwirth) was born throughout Season 8 of Cheers, whereas his mother and father had been nonetheless married. Performed by varied younger actors, he appeared in a number of episodes all through the present’s run. He lives along with his mom in Boston however would go to Frasier in Seattle on holidays on spinoff collection Frasier.

Frasier — “The Obvious Entice” Episodic 9 — Pictured: (l-r) Bebe Neuwirth as Dr. Lilith Sternin, Trevor Einhorn as Frederick Gaylord Crane, Kelsey Grammer as Dr. Frasier Crane (Photograph by Chris Haston/NBCU through Getty Photographs)

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The brand new incarnation of Frasier comes from writers Chris Harris and Joe Cristalli, who exec produce with Grammer, Tom Russo and Jordan McMahon. The collection shall be produced by CBS Studios in affiliation with Grammer’s Grammnet NH Productions.

Cutmore-Scott made his movement image debut in Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service. He’ll subsequent be seen in Christopher Nolan’s highly-anticipated Oppenheimer, and most not too long ago appeared reverse Robert Pattinson in Nolan’s Tenet. In TV, he has performed the lead of two collection, Fox comedy Cooper Barrett’s Information To Surviving Life and ABC drama Deception. Cutmore-Scott is repped by UTA, Leisure 360 and 42 West.

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