By Sean Campbell
With a radical research of his sitcoms, this quantity explores Norman Lear’s memorable creation profession throughout the Seventies. It emphasizes how Lear’s indicates mirrored the political and cultural milieu, and the way they addressed societal concerns together with racism, baby abuse and gun regulate. The casting, creation and behind-the-screen problems of All within the relatives, Sanford & Son, Maude, stable instances, The Jeffersons and One Day at a Time are mentioned. every one exhibit is tested from inception via sequence finale. Interviews with a few of the actors and actresses reminiscent of Rue McClanahan of Maude and Marla Gibbs from The Jeffersons are included.
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The Sitcoms of Norman Lear by Sean Campbell