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Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' (2019)

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Special 22 May 2019
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A one-night-only sitcom special hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear featuring live performances of two of Lear's most popular shows, 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Woody Harrelson ... Archie
Marisa Tomei ... Edith
Ike Barinholtz ... Mike
Ellie Kemper ... Gloria
Sean Hayes ... Frank
Anthony Anderson ... Henry
Jamie Foxx ... George
Wanda Sykes ... Louise
Jovan Adepo ... Lionel
Kerry Washington ... Helen
Will Ferrell ... Tom
Fran Bennett Fran Bennett ... Mother Jefferson
Amber Stevens West ... Jenny
Stephen Tobolowsky ... Harry
Jackée Harry ... Diane
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A one-night-only sitcom special hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear featuring live performances of two of Lear's most popular shows, 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'.

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USA

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English

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22 May 2019 (USA) See more »

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$250,000 (estimated)
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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Woody Harrelson is 10 years older than Carroll O'Connor was when he first played Archie Bunker. Jamie Foxx is 17 years older than Sherman Helmsley was when he first played George Jefferson. See more »

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Archie only read the Daily News, a tabloid, not whatever oversized paper he was holding. That format is used by the WSJ, and the NY Times, neither of which Archie would ever read. See more »


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Movin' On Up
Written by Ja'net DuBois and Jeff Barry
Performed by Jennifer Hudson
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Great casting

Jamie Fox and Marissa Tormei nailed their respective characters. Others were good but these two stole the show in my opinion as someone who grew up watching both shows.


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