Melrose Place Spin-Off News: Characters Revealed!

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The rumors are getting closer and closer to reality:

Melrose Place

Michael Ausiello of Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that a Melrose Place spin-off is on the way.

Smallville producers Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer have been hired as show-runners for the series, which will reportedly focus on the following new characters:

  • David Patterson: He's Melrose Place royalty;  the now-grown son of the original Jake Hanson.
  • Ella Flynn: David's omnisexual, occasional lover; a PR whiz with a sharp tongue.
  • Jonah Miller: A Kevin Smith wannabe; obsessed with movies.
  • Riley Richmond: Sweet schoolteacher fiancee of Jonah; falls in love with Hollywood lifestyle.
  • Auggie Kirkpatrick: A hunky hippie; recovering alcoholic that believes in the best in people.
  • Lauren Bishop: Sraight-arrow medical student falls on hard times; trades sexual favors for financial favors.
  • Violet Foster: Small-town teen; your basic sex kitten.

Who should play these roles? Send us your thoughts today!

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