Peacock Leans Into Comedy, Reality in Expanded Originals Slate Following Covid Delays

Punky Brewster revival and a new Tina Fey-produced musical comedy will debut this year

punky brewster revival
Punky Brewster, a revival of the '80s NBC sitcom, debuts Feb. 25 on Peacock. Peacock TV

When Peacock debuted nationally last July, it was only able to offer up a modest lineup of nine originals after Covid-19 production delays limited the new service’s inaugural slate.

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