Lizzie McGuire is one of the iconic comedy-drama series that started airing episodes on Disney Channel in 2001. It lasted for two seasons, and later a film also released in 2003. After that, fans were waiting for a third season for a long time. It has earned a huge fan base after its premiere. Then after so many years, it was announced that Lizzie McGuire would be rebooted and release on Disney+. The project declared on Disney’s D23 Expo back in August 2019.
Alongside Duff, stars like Adam Lamberg, Jake Thomas, Hallie Todd, and Robert Carradine also confirmed to reprise their roles. It was declared that in the reboot series, the character of Lizzie is now 30-year-old and living in New York. Unfortunately, the production of the series stopped this year, and there were discussions that it will shift to Hulu. So catch all the details here about it:
Production Stopped For Lizzie McGuire Reboot Series
During the announcement of the reboot of Lizzie McGuire, it was unveiled the main lead star Hilary Duff will return as Elizabeth “Lizzie” McGuire and showrunner Terri Minsky would also come back. But this year, Minsky left the project after the shooting of two episodes.
She departed from the project because of creative differences. A fresh showrunner is still not decided for the reboot of comedy-drama series.
Lizzie McGuire Reboot Series To Shift From Disney+ To Hulu
Later, the real reason for the delay of the series revealed, and that is because it is not being considered as family-friendly by Disney+. Sources revealed that the first episode talks about sex and cheating.
After this incident, the main lead star Duff, also requested Disney+ to shift the series to Hulu. Duff said that this action will enable the series to completely describe the experience of a 30-year-old without any restrictions.
Hulu Said No Plans For Lizzie McGuire Reboot Series
After the star Hilary Duff talked about the reboot series to shift from Disney+ to Hulu, finally, the representative of Hulu confirmed that there are no plans for it. Craig Erwich, original content head of Hulu, claimed that the streaming giant is not in the talks with Duff to shift the reboot series.
So the future of the Lizzie McGuire Reboot series is still not clear after Hulu’s statements. We will keep updating you if any latest news appears about it.