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'Beverly Hills, 90210' returning with original cast

FOX announced a six-episode reboot this summer, but with a twist involving six original cast members.

Some of the original cast of "Beverly Hills, 90210" is coming back for a six-episode reboot this summer, the FOX network announced Wednesday. But if you are expecting to see Brandon, Kelly, Steve, Donna, David and Andrea, you're in for a twist.

The network said Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Tori Spelling, Brian Austin Green and Gabrielle Carteris -- will be playing heightened versions of themselves in the series, with what is described as a "healthy dose of irreverence." 

The plot is the stars get back together when one of them suggests it's time for a show reboot. 

"What will happen when first loves, old romances, friends and frenemies come back together, as this iconic cast – whom the whole world watched grow up together – attempts to continue from where they left off?" reads a press release from the network.

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The original series debuted in the fall of 1990 and lasted ten seasons. It launched the spinoff "Melrose Place," which subsequently led to another spinoff, "Models, Inc." A reboot of "90210" premiered in 2008 and lasted five seasons.

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