This classic British comedy is getting a US remake — thanks to Amazon Freevee

American networks love to remake foreign shows, especially the British ones. Amazon is the latest one to give it a try, and has ordered a remake of the much-loved British comedy Friday Night Dinner for its Freevee streaming service.

According to Deadline (opens in new tab), Freevee has commissioned the remake with a 10-episode straight-to-series order. The new show will be renamed “Dinner with the Parents,” with Late Show with David Letterman veteran Jon Beckerman handling writing duties.

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