Producers of one of Britain's finest sitcoms, Only Fools and Horses have today announced that a new spin off series has been commissioned by the BBC.
The new series entitled 'Only Fools and Horses: The Next Generation' is expected to air in autumn of this year whereas casting will get under way within a few days.
The show follows the exploits of Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert in the year 3000 set in 'Peckham Space Ranch'. Rumours have been rife around the BBC that Tom Cruise will play the part of DelBoy 10000 however, the BBC have yet to confirm or deny this.
The Trotters famous 3 wheeler, the Reliant Robin will be getting a makeover for the new series, complete with neon lights and a hover mechanism.
Filming is due to begin in late March.