MTV Productions has launched a new studio, aptly named MTV Studios, that’ll focus on rebooting, reviving, and spinning off MTV shows including Daria.
Daria is just one of the few reboots happening over at MTV Studios, the company has announced, as well as Made, Aeon Flux, and The Real World. The upcoming Daria reboot, titled Daria & Jodie, will be written by Grace Edwards.
As for Aeon Flux, viewers can expect the remake to go from animation to live-action, with Teen Wolf creator, Jeff Davis at the helm.
MTV Studios is also creating some original shows too, including The Valley (working title) which is being described as a coming-of-age docuseries similar to The Hills, following a group of friends from the Valley town of Nogales, Arizona. As for the other title, this one will follow young people trying to reconnect with old friends, lovers, and family members. The show is called Straight Up Ghosted and will have those people investigating why they’ve been ghosted.
The good news for those of us who aren’t watching or subscribed to a cable package that includes MTV, shows such as Daria & Jodie, The Real World, and Aeon Flux are being pitched to streaming services such as Hulu, Netflix, and Apple.
There’s also word that Beavis and Butthead will be getting another reboot, this time following a similar SVOD trend.