TV Reboots

If you think there are more TV revivals and reboots than ever before, you're not alone. Whether it's collective nostalgia or the easy repackaging of a beloved concept, it seems like every franchise gets rebooted these days. We found the best ones out there for kids and teens, so fans of the original and a new generation of viewers can enjoy these time-honored TV traditions. For more classic TV titles, check out Classic Cartoons Parents Love to Share with Kids and Family TV Shows to Watch Together.

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Blue's Clues & You!

age 3+

Engaging reboot teaches preschoolers prereading skills.

Network: Nickelodeon (2019)
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The Magic School Bus Rides Again

age 5+

Great reboot encourages curiosity about science and nature.

Network: Netflix (2017)
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DuckTales

age 6+

Woo-oo! Adventure, fun, and laughs abound in Disney reboot.

Network: Disney XD (2017)
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Carmen Sandiego

age 7+

Globe-trotting thief's action-packed origin story.

Network: Netflix (2019)
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Looney Tunes Cartoons

age 7+

Physical gags, violence remain in faithful classic reboot.

Network: HBO Max (2020)
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Girl Meets World

age 8+

Spin-off series has multigenerational appeal, OK lessons.

Network: Disney Channel (2014)
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Raven's Home

age 8+

Energetic sequel offers well-rounded laughs for families.

Network: Disney Channel (2017)
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

age 8+

Likable '80s reboot has strong hero, diverse characters.

Network: Netflix (2018)
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Voltron: Legendary Defender

age 8+

DreamWorks updates '80s toon in tense but fantastic form.

Network: Netflix (2016)
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The Baby-Sitters Club (2020)

age 10+

Tween-friendly books-based reboot celebrates friendship.

Network: Netflix (2020)
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Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

age 10+

Update of Sagan classic is smart, visually spectacular.

Network: Fox, National Geographic Channel (2014)
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Fuller House

age 10+

Nostalgia bolsters family-centric sequel of '80s sitcom.

Network: Netflix (2016)
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Saved by the Bell: The College Years

age 11+

College comedy with values for older tweens+.

Network: TBS (1993)
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Magnum P.I.

age 12+

Cheerfully corny reboot of detective show has some violence.

Network: CBS (2018)
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Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return

age 12+

Successor to cult fave is just as funny as the original.

Network: Netflix (2017)
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One Day at a Time

age 12+

Worthy update of classic sitcom has heart.

Network: Netflix (2017)
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Punky Brewster (2021)

age 12+

Quirky kid grows up in more mature classic sitcom reboot.

Network: Peacock (2021)
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Charmed

age 13+

Diverse retooling of '90s cult fave has real magic.

Network: CW (2018)
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Degrassi: Next Class

age 13+

An edgier Degrassi for the digital age still has heart.

Network: Netflix (2016)
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Lost in Space

age 13+

Remake of 1960s sci-fi series is classic fun; some violence.

Network: Netflix (2018)
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