'Full House' returning to TV

Updated on : Apr 22,2015   2:22 am

Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) "Full House" is officially coming back to the small screen.

John Stamos shared the good news on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on Monday night, reports people.com.

"We've been working on this for many, many years," Stamos said.

The new 13-episode series - "Fuller House" - will be on Netflix next year. Stamos (who will produce and guest star) explained that it will start off with a one-hour reunion and then be a spin-off series featuring DJ Tanner (Candace Cameron-Bure) and her three children, along with her sister Stephanie (Jodie Sweetin) and neighbour Kimmy Gibbler (Andrea Barber).

Netflix confirmed that discussions are ongoing with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Bob Saget, Dave Coulier and Lori Loughlin about making guest appearances on "Fuller House".