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All In The Family / Jeffersons / Live

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All In The Family / Jeffersons / Live

Post by sfpcc » Sun May 26, 2019 5:53 pm

Did anyone watch the All In The Family /Jeffersons live event? It was pretty interesting viewing. Some of it worked and some of it didn't. I did not really by Woody Harrelson as Archie Bunker, but Jamie Foxx And Wanda Sykes made a good George And Louise, (though Jamie Foxx was moving his shoulders a little to much, also he's a lot taller than Sherman Helmsley.)

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Re: All In The Family / Jeffersons / Live

Post by bjmcdevitt » Mon May 27, 2019 2:13 am

I am surprised how scarce the YouTube clips are - the blooper and the opening credits are the only clips that I've seen.

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Re: All In The Family / Jeffersons / Live

Post by FredLeonard » Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:18 pm

I happen to catch the original AITF episode. They made a lot of changes for the re-creation. Most notably, the brief appearance by Irene Lorenzo in the recreation was by Frank Lorenzo in the original.

The worst part, the guy playing George Jefferson in the recreation flubbed a line and the broke character. Really unprofessional. He should be blacklisted.

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