'Full House' Lovebirds DJ and Steve to Reunite on ABC's THE NEIGHBORS
'Full House' teenage lovebirds DJ Tanner and Steve will rekindle their romance on an upcoming episode of ABC's THE NEIGHBORS, according to EW.
The site has confirmed that Candace Cameron Bure and Scott Weinger, who portrayed the young couple on the 1990's ABC comedy, have signed on to play new visitors to the wacky sitcom's alien neighborhood. The episode is scheduled to air as the finale of the show's sophomore season.
Weinger serves as a writer on The Neighbors. Cameron Bure recently published her second book, Balancing It All: My Story of Juggling Priorities and Purpose. and has made a number of recent guest appearances in TV movies.
Back in January, Cameron Bure appeared on ABC's Good Morning America and shared that she would be on board for a full-out reunion with her Full House castmates. "Everyone talks about it and we've all talked about it. But who knows? ... It'd be really fun," the actress said. "I've always said I'd be up for it if it happens."
The Neighbors airs Fridays on ABC. The next new episode airs Feb. 28.
Full House originally ran in prime time from September 22, 1987 to May 23, 1995, on ABC. Set in San Francisco, the show chronicled widowed father Danny Tanner, who, after the death of his wife Pam, enlists his best friend Joey Gladstone and his brother-in-law Jesse Katsopolis to help raise his three daughters, D.J., Stephanie, and Michelle. The series originally ran for 8 seasons and 192 episodes.