NBC on Thursday introduced “A Parks and Recreation Particular,” a scripted 30-minute episode of the comedy that can reunite your complete unique solid to profit Feeding America.
Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Plaza, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott, Rob Lowe, Jim O’Inheritor, and Retta are all set to take part. NBC additionally teased appearances by “a number of visitor stars from the Pawnee universe” in a launch.
The particular will air April 30 at 8:30 p.m EST.
Within the episode, which comes greater than 5 years after the sequence went off the air, Poehler’s Leslie Knope tries to remain in touch along with her mates amid the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing.
“Like plenty of different folks, we have been in search of methods to assist and felt that bringing these characters again for an evening might elevate some cash,” stated govt producer Michael Schur in an announcement. “I despatched a hopeful electronic mail to the solid they usually all acquired again to me inside 45 minutes. Our previous ‘Parks and Rec’ group has put collectively yet one more 30-minute slice of (quarantined) Pawnee life and we hope everybody enjoys it. And donates!”
Funds will raised can be used to offer aid for households in want and the meals banks which have felt the crush of unprecedented demand.
“In such unsure occasions, we won’t consider anybody higher than Leslie Knope to unite our nation along with her unbridled enthusiasm and compassion,” stated Lisa Katz and Tracey Pakosta, co-presidents of scripted programming at NBC Leisure, in an announcement. “An enormous thanks to Mike Schur and the solid of ‘Parks and Recreation’ for placing this glorious particular collectively and bringing a smile to all our faces whereas elevating cash for such a worthwhile trigger.”
“Parks and Recreation” aired for seven seasons from 2009-15.