About Arrested Development
Arrested Development is a ground-breaking sitcom that originally aired 53 episodes over three seasons from November 2, 2003 to February 10, 2006 on FOX. Since cancellation it has developed a cult following and its popularity has grown - a fourth season was released in 2013 and the first eight episodes of the fifth season released on Netflix on May 29, 2018.
The series follows family man Michael Bluth as he tries to keep his family and business from collapsing after his father George is sent to prison for embezzling money. As the family adjusts from riches to rags Michael helps his mother Lucille keep up appearances, sister Lindsay and brother-in-law Tobias with their failed marriage, son George Michael and niece Maeby through adolescence, and brothers Buster and G.O.B. adjust to working life.
Cast & Characters
Fifteen years ago on Novermber 2, 2003, Michael decided to take a job in Phoenix, Arizona after being passed over by George Sr. for head of the Bluth Company. George Sr. is jailed, and the family realizes they need Michael.
Season Five of Arrested Development will be released on Netflix in 2018. The first eight episodes are currently available. The entire original cast has been confirmed to return and will appear collectively together more frequently than in the previous season to solve the murder of Lucille 2.
Season Five Netflix Premiere
People's Choice Awards
Deadline Magazine Cover
The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Season 4 Re-Edit!
On May 1, 2018 Mitch Hurwitz announced on Twitter that he had re-edited Season Four of Arrested Development into a twenty-two episode chronological ordered season, titled Season Four Remix: Fateful Consequences, will be released on Netflix on May 4th, 2018!