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Jerry O’Connell to Play Herman Munster in NBC’s ‘Munsters’ Remake

Excuse us if we don’t see the resemblance. Jerry O’Connell has been cast as Herman Munster in NBC’s “Munsters” reboot called “Mockingbird Lane,” confirms The Hollywood Reporter. One of TV’s favorite patriarchs, the role was originated by Fred Gwynne in the classic 60s TV series. (What, was Brad Garrett not available?) The project comes from […]

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NBC Picks Up ‘The Munsters’ Pilot

By Tim Kenneally Herman, Lily, Eddie Munster and the rest of the supernatural gang are coming back to the small screen, but probably not in the same way you remember them. NBC announced that it has picked up the pilot for its revamp of the ’60s monster comedy “The Munsters,” billing it as an “imaginative […]

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Outbreak of ’60s Mania as NBC Eyes ‘Munsters’ Remake

“The Munsters” was one of the silliest shows in the history of television, and yet, producers and networks continue to eye the series for contemporary remakes. Such is the case, reportedly, with a producer, Bryan Fuller, who is talking to NBC about bringing his new version of this venerable (but oh-so ridiculous) franchise back to […]

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