Hey, meatheads! Archie Bunker's coming back to life in a new TV special that will find Woody Harrelson (huh?) playing the iconic sitcom character. Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s All in the Family and The Jeffersons will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and Lear, who created both sitcoms, May 22 on ABC. The 90-minute live event will feature re-creations of classic All in the Family and The Jeffersons episodes. Besides Harrelson, the All in the Family cast includes Marisa Tomei as Archie's wife, Edith Bunker, and Ellie Kemper as Gloria Stivic, their adult-age daughter. Meanwhile, Jamie Foxx will play George Jefferson, with Wanda Sykes as his wife Louise. Will Ferrell will play the Jeffersons' neighbor, Tom Willis, while Justina Machado--who starred in Lear's recently canceled reboot of another one of his classic '70s sitcoms,One Day at a Time--will play the Jeffersons' maid, Florence.
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