02/24/2016 AT 08:25 AM EST
It's official: John Stamos
is a softy.
The Full House
star, 52, reveals in this week's PEOPLE that the last time he cried was when he saw the Tanner house onscreen again.
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"This is so stupid, but it was when I saw the first promo for Fuller House
," Stamos tells PEOPLE. "Even shooting it, I never got too emotional. When they released it, I woke up and watched it in my bed with my dog just bawling my head off."
For more on John Stamos, pick up this week's copy of PEOPLE magazine, on newsstands Friday
Elizabeth Taylor on the cover of PEOPLE
Stamos previously spoke to PEOPLE about the bond he and his costars share.
"We never stopped loving each other," he said
. "That magic you saw? It's still there because it never stopped from the day that we ended the show."
premieres on Netflix Friday.