• July 19, 2024

How syndication saved Vicki Lawrence and Mama’s Family

Timing is one of the most important aspects of being a comedian. Without timing, the joke falls flat. Vicki Lawrence was a comedian who knew a thing or two about the feeling of a poorly timed product when NBC originally premiered Mama’s Family in 1983. Inspired by the popular sketch on The Carol Burnett Show called “The Family,” Lawrence’s…

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Are these real episode titles for Mama’s Family or did we make them up?

Mama’s Family had many iconic episodes in its six seasons. The show that once started as a Carol Burnett sketch called “The Family” developed into its own and attracted a large fan base. Many Mama’s Family fans may already know every episode title, but for those who don’t, this quiz may be a little hard. Can you tell if…

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Mama’s Family: from sketch to sitcom

A great adaptation is one of the rarest things imaginable in the world of media. Think about how many times something you love has been turned into something you don’t love in order for it to reach a larger audience. There are countless examples of adaptations failing to capture what made the original special. This…

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11 things you might not know about Mama’s Family

Good lord! Thelma Harper’s clan has a rather unique history on television, moving from Carol Burnett Show comedy sketches to made-for-television movie to beloved sitcom. While the family members may have changed over the years, one constant throughout was Mama herself, brilliantly portrayed by Vicki Lawrence. To this day, Lawrence continues to revive the character for TV appearances…

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The Waltons: Where the Cast Is Today

A successful, nine-season American period drama, The Waltons first aired in 1972 and finished in 1981. The show tells the story of a rural Virginian family, the Waltons, through the eyes of a teenager named John-Boy. The titular family consists of John-Boy and his six siblings, parents, and grandparents, with John-Boy himself being based on the showrunner,…

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Walton’s new version is truly excellent

Sam Haskell executive produced ‘The Waltons’ Homecoming’ for The CW. Haskell invited Richard Thomas to introduce and narrate the holiday film. However, he still wants the rest of the original ‘Waltons’ cast to be involved. Haskell revealed his plans for more movies or shows and how he could incorporate the rest of the cast. The…

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Meet The Waltons, Reunited!

With Earl Hamner Jr. passed away, where are the surviving Waltons now? In a Facebook post, the 92-year-old mastermind’s daughter wrote: “There is not a doubt in my mind that he would not have made it this far without you – and we had the good fortune to keep him in our lives a bit longer…

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Whew! Candace Owens Goes Viral After Explaining Why She Married A White Man

Here’s What Candace Owens Said Candace Owens appeared as a guest on ‘The Breakfast Club’ for an episode published via YouTube on Thursday, March 21. About 26 minutes into the hour-long interview, Charlamagne Tha God seemingly asked Owens about her “speaking a lot about the Black family” but marrying a white man. The host explained…

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Prayers Up! Princess Kate Middleton Reveals Cancer Diagnosis

Kate Middleton, Princess of Wales, released a video sharing she is undergoing chemotherapy after surgery revealed she has cancer. According to the Associated Press, her announcement follows weeks of public speculation about her health and whereabouts after her hospital admission. RELATED: Bye Hussey: Critics Call Out ‘Racist’ Royal Staff Member Resigning After Meghan Markle Already Told Us The Tea…

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What’s Tea?! Ray J Reacts After Princess Love & John Boyega Were Seen Getting Cozy At Karaoke

Whew! While Ray J is out here advocating for an unhappy marriage for the kids’ sake, Princess Love was spending time in John Boyega’s arms! 5 Tv And Movie Stars That Are Proud Of Their Afro-latino Heritage Didyouknow 0 of 2 minutes, 33 secondsVolume 0% A Look At Princess Love & Ray J In The Last Month Let’s backtrack to what’s…

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