US TV to remake Gavin And Stacey
Published 09/05/2013 | 14:57
US TV bosses have commissioned a full series of the remake of British hit Gavin And Stacey.
Gavin, who was originally played by Mathew Horne, will hail from New York rather than Billericay in Essex, and Stacey - who was first brought to life by Joanna Page - will come from smalltown Pennsylvania rather than Barry in South Wales.
The creators of the series, James and Ruth, are joined by Steve Coogan as executive producers of the show which has been snapped up by Fox.
The series is being made by Sony Pictures Television as well as BBC Worldwide.