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The cast of ‘Home Improvement’ 22 years later

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  • “Home Improvement” ended 22 years ago, but most of the cast is still working in Hollywood.

  • Tim Allen is starring in another successful sitcom, which ends this year.

  • Two of the three actors who played the sons decided to step away from acting.

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When “Home Improvement” premiered in 1991 on ABC, it became a cultural phenomenon.

The sitcom about a family man who hosted his own home-improvement show called “Tool Time” became one of the most-watched series of the ’90s. It helped launched the careers of several actors, including a couple of child stars. After going off the air in 1999, most of the cast continued acting and guest-starring in shows, while others left the spotlight for good.

From Tim Allen to Jonathan Taylor Thomas, here’s what the cast of “Home Improvement”

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Tim Allen Reunites with ‘Home Improvement’ Star Richard Karn in New Series ‘Assembly Required’

Home Improvement stars Tim Allen and Richard Karn are re-teaming up for another project—but this time, they’re taking on the wacky world of reality TV.

Last night, the pair’s all-new show, Assembly Required, premiered on History Channel. Although there’s only one episode (at least for now), there’s no denying that it features the comedy duo at their best.

Assembly Required documents talented builders as they reconstruct everyday items in their home workshops. The goal of the competition series is to push the contestants to their limits in an attempt to determine who’s capable of rising above his/her fellow competitors. In each episode, Allen and Karn also educate viewers on the history of each item, along with the techniques used by the builders.

The first episode of Assembly Required is now available for streaming on History.com, but it requires a cable login. No credentials? No problem. The show

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Tim Allen and Richard Karn Talk Reuniting 22 Years After Home Improvement for Assembly Required

Jason Elias/The HISTORY Channel Richard Karn and Tim Allen

Reunited and it feels so good!

Over two decades after Home Improvement aired its final episode in 1999, stars Tim Allen and Richard Karn have reunited for a new reality competition series called Assembly Required. The show, premiering Tuesday on History, highlights the best builders from across the country in their home workshops as they compete to revamp household items.

Allen and Karn, who both star in the series and serve as executive producers, will also discuss the items’ histories, techniques used, and original crafters in every episode.

Speaking to Entertainment Tonight ahead of the show’s premiere, the duo reflected on sharing the screen again, 22 years after their beloved ABC sitcom came to an end.

“All of us are real close,” said Allen, 67. “I still see Richard way too much, boy, way too much.”

“It just doesn’t feel

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‘Home Improvement’ star Zachery Ty Bryan pleads guilty to 2 charges

Former “Home Improvement” star Zachery Ty Bryan pleaded guilty Tuesday to a pair of charges stemming from his arrest in Oregon last October on allegations he physically assaulted his girlfriend.

Bryan, 39, who played oldest son Brad Taylor on the 1990s hit sitcom, pled guilty to “menacing — constituting domestic violence, and assault in the fourth degree — constituting domestic violence,” Lane County Assistant District Attorney Alex Pierce, who handled the case, told TODAY in an email.

Six other charges, which included harassment, coercion, strangulation, interference with making a police report and two additional counts of menacing and assault in the fourth degree, were all dismissed, Pierce confirmed.

Bryan was sentenced to three years of probation with standard domestic violence conditions imposed, according to Pierce. The conditions include Bryan attending and completing a batterers intervention program and having no contact with the victim in the case.

TODAY has reached out

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‘Home Improvement’ star Zachery Ty Bryan convicted on two counts in domestic violence case

Actor Zachery Ty Bryan, who played Tim Allen’s oldest son Brad Taylor on “Home Improvement” in the ’90s, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two Class A misdemeanor counts stemming from a domestic violence case.

The charges were menacing and assault in the fourth degree constituting domestic violence. Lane County (Oregon) District Attorney Patricia Perlow told USA TODAY that Bryan was sentenced to three years of bench probation with multiple conditions, including partaking in a batterer intervention program and having no contact with the victim.

Six other charges related to an October incident – harassment, coercion, strangulation, interference with making a report and second counts of menacing and assault in the fourth degree – were dismissed.

Zachery Ty Bryan  (left), Melanie Griffith and director Suri Krishnamma arrive at the premiere Of "Dark Tourist" at ArcLight Hollywood on Aug. 14, 2013, in Hollywood.

Zachery Ty Bryan (left), Melanie Griffith and director Suri Krishnamma arrive at the premiere Of “Dark Tourist” at ArcLight Hollywood on Aug. 14, 2013, in Hollywood.

“While Mr. Bryan was charged with additional crimes, including

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Tim Allen and Richard Karn on What It Was Like to Reunite 22 Years After ‘Home Improvement’ Finale (Exclusive)

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the premiere episode of Home Improvement, and the show’s stars are marking the occasion with a fairly wonderful new project. Tim Allen and former co-star Richard Karn have reunited for a new reality show, and the pair are looking back at what it’s like to share the screen once again.

“All of us are real close,” Allen told ET’s Nischelle Turner. “I still see Richard way too much, boy, way too much.”

“It just doesn’t feel like 30 years,” Karn added.

Allen and Karn spoke with ET on the set of their new workshop reality competition, Assembly Required, in which talented makers and DIYers from across the country compete head-to-head in at-home building competitions.

With both stars back on a set that looks like a tool-lover’s Valhalla, the show feels like a real-life version of their fictional show-within-a-show, Tool Time,

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