Networks Set a Simulcast Norman Lear Tribute - Give Me My Remote : Give Me My Remote

Networks Set a Simulcast Norman Lear Tribute

December 6, 2023 by  

 Norman Lear Tribute

NORMAN LEAR: 100 YEARS OF MUSIC AND LAUGHTER – Honoring the life and legacy of the remarkable storyteller, activist and philanthropist Norman Lear, ABC will present a one-night-only celebration, “Norman Lear: 100 Years of Music and Laughter.” The special will pay homage to the man behind some of television’s greatest stories and will feature an impressive lineup of celebrity guests and musical performances to celebrate his 100th birthday, the star-studded evening airs THURSDAY, SEPT. 22 (9:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. (ABC/Christopher Willard)

Norman Lear will be honored in an incredible way on Wednesday, December 6: At 8/7c, ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, and The CW will simulcast an on-air in memoriam card tonight honoring the TV legend.

Lear died on December 5; he was 101 years old.

Additionally, MeTV and Catchy Comedy have set tributes to the icon, set to air later this week. Check out the schedule…

The MeTV Network Remembers Norman Lear

Sunday, December 10, 2023

6:00-7:30pm – The 200th Episode Celebration of All in the Family (90-minute retrospective hosted by Norman Lear)     

7:30pm – All in the Family, “Sammy’s Visit” 

8:00pm – All in the Family, “Christmas Day at the Bunker’s” 

8:30pm – Good Times, “Penny’s Christmas” 

9:00pm – Good Times, “The Traveling Christmas” 

9:30pm – Sanford and Son, “Ebenezer Sanford” 

Catchy Comedy Remembers Norman Lear

Friday, December 8, 2023 

8:00-9:30pm – The 200th Episode Celebration of All in the Family (90-minute retrospective hosted by Norman Lear)    

Update (2:03 PM): Great Entertainment Television will host marathons of GOOD TIMES and SANFORD AND SON.

Saturday, December 9

10A – Sanford and Son, “Crossed Swords”

10:30A – Sanford and Son, “Sanford and Son and Sister Makes Three”

11A – Sanford and Son, “The Puerto Ricans Are Coming!”

11:30A – Sanford and Son, “A Visit From Lena Horne”

12p – Sanford and Son, “Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe”

Sunday, December 10

10A – Good Times, “Too Old Blues”

10:30A – Good Times, “Cousin Cleatus”

11A – Good Times, “A Matter of Mothers”

11:30A – Good Times, “That’s Entertainment, Evans Style”

12P – Good Times, “The Dinner Party”

Follow @GiveMeMyRemote and @marisaroffman on Twitter for the latest TV news. Connect with other TV fans on GIVE ME MY REMOTE’s official Facebook page or our Instagram.

And be the first to see our exclusive videos by subscribing to our YouTube channel.

As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases made through links/ads placed on the site.

Filed under TV News

Comments Off on Networks Set a Simulcast Norman Lear Tribute


Comments are closed.