Ted Allen Just Announced A Reunion With The Original Queer Eye Cast

The Netflix show "Queer Eye" took the world by storm and launched a new cast of lifestyle hosts into the national spotlight. This reboot of the 2003 original program "Queer Eye For The Straight Guy" has made audiences wonder what happened to the cast from the Bravo TV original (via Insider). Some of the original personalities like Carson Kressley and Thom Filicia went on to host other lifestyle programs, while others have laid low in recent years and avoided the spotlight. Ted Allen, one of the most recognizable figures to emerge from the original show, has made waves as the host of multiple cooking programs and now has exciting news for any "Queer Eye" fans. 

In a recent Twitter post, Allen posted a photo of the original cast standing arm in arm with the caption "Oh, I wouldn't say the OG #QueerEye guys haven't changed a day.... We're actually better than ever!" alongside a link to news that the cast now has a planned reunion. According to Bravo, the hosts of the original 2003 show plan to reunite for an episode of E!'s new television show "Reunion Road Trip."

The cast is back and 'better than ever'

According to Bravo, the show catches up with all of the former personalities, shares behind-the-scenes footage, and highlights the groundbreaking achievements of each host. The featured episode brings together Ted Allen, Kyan Douglas, Thom Filicia, Carson Kressley, and Jai Rodriguez in Los Angeles to give Rodriguez a makeover for his 40th birthday. The episode airs on Thursday, June 17 at 9 p.m. ET, so make sure to mark your calendars now so you don't miss this historic meetup.

With any luck, this reunion should capture the magic that made the original series become so iconic. This once-in-a-lifetime get-together is sure to make anyone remember why the original Fab 5 captivated all of America over 15 years ago and launched a television phenomenon that continues to make waves. Keep your eyes peeled on E! And get ready for the television reunion that proves all things just keep getting better.