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All In The Family and The Jeffersons Reboots Could Be on the Way!

The future of TV looks a lot like the past

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Lindsay MacDonald

In this age or reboots and revivals, it feels like modern TV has already remade all the great TV shows of old, but there were still a few gems that remained unexploited... until now.

Deadline reports Norman Lear (who celebrates his 96th birthday on Friday!) has signed a first-look deal with Sony, which includes the rights to re-imagine some of Lear's greatest works, including All In The Family, The Jeffersons, Good Times, Maude and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. Given the critical success of Lear's One Day at a Timereboot on Netflix, on which Lear serves as an executive producer, it's seems pretty likely that Sony will attempt to duplicate that success with another Lear classic.

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"We couldn't be more thrilled to be expanding our relationship with Brent and Norman. Norman is an icon in our industry and it's a dream come true to be working with him. We're excited to create more magic with Norman and Brent," said Sony Pictures Television president Jeff Frost and co-presidents, Chris Parnell and Jason Clodfelter in a statement.

"I couldn't be prouder and more excited about joining Sony Pictures Television, who has the guts to go with a kid," Lear joked.