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Fuller House: The Show is A-Go & Bringing Back More Beloved Characters!


Aside from Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen as Michelle Tanner there was one character fans were wondering about when it came to Full House's revival series Fuller House: Steve Hale, DJ Tanner's boyfriend. Wonder no more! Actor Scott Weinger took to Twitter to announce his return to the Tanner world.

"This is not a drill, people," he tweeted along with a photo of his script. "This is happening!"


Weinger played Steve Hale on Full House from 1991-1995. Fans were worried about the state of Steve and DJ when the show description for Fuller House debuted. In the series, DJ Tanner Fuller (Candace Cameron Bure) is a widow with two kids and one on the way. She turns to best friend Kimmy Gibbler (Andrea Barber) and sister Stephanie (Jodie Sweetin) to help raise her family.

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(photo via: ABC)

John Stamos, who is on board as executive producer alongside Full House'sRobert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Jeff Franklin, will appear as Uncle Jesse in a guest star capacity. The first episode of Fuller House will also feature appearances by Bob Saget, Lori Loughlin and Dave Couiler reprising their Full House roles. But it won't be a complete Tanner family reunion. Mary-Kate and Ashley decided not to participate in the series.

"Although Ashley and Mary-Kate will not be a part of Fuller House, I know how much Full House has meant to them and they are still very much considered family," executive producer Boyett said in a statement. "It has been exciting to see how they have built their professional careers, and I support their choice to focus on their fashion brands and various business endeavors. I appreciate their support and good wishes towards Fuller House."

Weinger is now a writer and producer having scripted episodes of black-ish,Galavant and 90210.

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