CHiPs aired on six seasons for NBC, and it will be back on the big screen in 2017. Deadline reported that Warners Bros has now set the release date for the revival. The feature film will star Dax Shepherd and Michael Pena as the duo Jon and Ponch. Fans of the franchise will be able to see the comedy film at a theater near them on August 11, 2017.
In addition, Daily Mail reported that the original actors behind Jon and Ponch, Larry Wilcox and Erik Estrada, reunited on Saturday at The Chiller Theatre Toy, Model and Film Expo in New Jersey. Robert Pine, the father of actor Chris Pine and star of CHiPs, also appeared at the event.
Larry Wilcox shared several photos from the event on his Facebook. Check out one below. Were you a fan of CHiPS? Will you check out the new film? Tell us what you think.