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‘WandaVision’ may include a nod to ‘Full House’

‘WandaVision’ was reportedly inspired by ‘Full House,’ which starred Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen — the sisters of Elizabeth Olsen.

The first season of the Netflix sequel to “Full House,” “Fuller House,” is now on DVD.
A scene from the first season of the Netflix sequel to “Full House,” “Fuller House.”
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“WandaVision” — the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe project — will hit the streaming airwaves on Friday, and it apparently draws inspiration from ’80s and ’90s sitcom shows like “Full House.”

What’s going on?

“WandaVision” — which will center on “Avengers” stars Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) as they live in a sitcom-like world — apparently draws inspiration from “Full House,” “The Brady Bunch” and the “The Dick Van Dyke Show.”

Marvel chief creative officer Kevin Feige said over the weekend that the show drew inspiration from “Full House,” according to Variety.

“(Family sitcoms) meant a lot to us, dated and silly as they may seem, there’s a comfort factor there. That was the primary factor behind the comic inspiration versus what led us to putting putting these ideas together,” Feige said. “There is a wonderful thing that happened with Matt’s background (as a child actor) as he’s talked about, which is so amazing. Lizzie’s background with her sisters (Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen), which didn’t even occur to me until I think we were standing in the writers room with pictures of ‘Full House’ on the wall and I went ‘Oh, right.’”

One note — “Full House” starred Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen, the twin older sisters of Elizabeth Olsen, who stars on the show.

‘WandaVision’ is based off of all sitcoms:

Feige told Entertainment Weekly in November that he created the idea for “WandaVision” because he missed traditional sitcom shows.

“I would get ready for the day and watch some old sitcom because I couldn’t take the news anymore,” he told Entertainment Weekly. “Getting ready to go to set over the last few years, I kept thinking of how influential these programs were on our society and on myself, and how certainly I was using it as an escape from reality where things could be tied up in a nice bow in 30 minutes.”