Candace Cameron Bure Talks Full House Reunion Hoax, But Says She'd "Totally" Be Up For It

Celebrity News Nov. 20, 2013 AT 8:30AM
Candace Cameron Bure Candace Cameron Bure attends A Celebrity Stuff-A-Thon Benefiting Baby2Baby Hollywood Helps Families In Need Baby2Baby on Nov. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Credit: Michael Bezjian/WireImage

It's been 18 years since Full House was on the air, but with a wave of '90s nostalgia reboots and fan-funded Kickstarter projects, the lovable family sitcom could be the next to make a comeback. Earlier this year, fans flew into a frenzy when ScreenRant.com posted that a series sequel was in development this spring, but it later turned out to be an April Fools joke. How rude! 

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Actress Candace Cameron Bure (D.J. Tanner) spoke with Us Weekly at A Celebrity Stuff-a-Thon benefitting Baby2Baby in Los Angeles on Nov. 16 about the hoax and the possibility of a Full Housereunion with castmates John StamosBob SagetDave CoulierMary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and Jodie Sweetin

"That wonderful rumor went everywhere," she said. "It's been thought about for a long time. A lot of things would have to work out for that to happen. I keep saying, never say never.  It did create great buzz so who knows?"

The Full House cast in 1987.
The Full House cast in 1987.
Credit: ABC Photo Archives/ABC/Getty Images

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Bure, now 37 and a mother of three, says she'd "totally" be up for a reunion if it was put on the table, and thinks it could be of value to an entirely new audience. 

"I was 10 when I started the show," she said. "I was on it from 10 to 18 and now I have three kids, so that whole generation that grew up with me has kids. And then there is the generation that was Stephanie’s [Sweetin] age and Michelle’s [Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen] age and a lot of us are moms now so I think there is a need for that type of show and clearly a desire so who knows?"

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As for D.J.'s future, Bure like to keep her character's options open. 

"Did I marry Steve, Viper, Nelson, who knows? Who did I marry? Maybe D.J. met a new guy in college," she mused of D.J.'s most memorable exes. 

The former child actress recently finished her book, Balancing It All: My Stories of Juggling Priorities and Purpose, which is available for pre-order on Amazon or at Barnes & Noble.

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