‘The Honeymooners’ Reboot In Works At CBS

A classic blue-collar comedy title from the CBS library is plotting a return. The network is developing The Honeymooners, a reimagining of the 1950s sitcom created by and starring Jackie Gleason. The multi-camera project hails from Damon Wayans Jr. and Kameron Tarlow.. Written by Lindsey Shockley (Mixed-ish) and to be directed by Kelly Park (Country Comfort), The Honeymooners is described as a bold, female-driven reboot of the iconic working-class comedy centered around new wife, Ruth, and her husband, Alex, who are determined to have a marriage where they are true equals in every way.

‘Honeymooners’ Reboot In The Works At CBS

Muppets alum Bob Kushell is attached to write the script for the reboot of the Jackie Gleason classic.

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TV Writer-Producer-Director Leonard Stern Dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Leonard Stern, a prolific writer-producer-director whose credits include “The Honeymooners,” “Get Smart,” and “McMillan and Wife,” died Tuesday. He was 87. Stern died of heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said his spokesman, Dale Olson. A native of New York City, Stern found early success in TV writing […]