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Norman Lear Shows and TV Series

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All Norman Lear shows list, featuring TV series created by Norman Lear, with pictures from the show when available. Series and programs made by TV creator Norman Lear are listed below alphabetically, with additional information such as when the show first aired and what network it aired on. What are all of the Norman Lear TV creations? This series list includes any shows that Norman Lear co-created and maybe served as an executive producer on.

List is made up of a variety of shows, including All in the Family and The Jeffersons.

This list of television shows features programs produced, written, and adapted by Norman Lear. This list answers the questions, "What shows did Norman Lear create?" and "How many shows has Norman Lear created?"

These shows may not have all aired in the same country, but they were all created or co-created by Norman Lear. (17 items)
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704 Hauser is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Maura Tierney, John Amos
704 Hauser is an American sitcom that aired on CBS from April to May 1994. A spinoff of All in the Family, the series is built around the concept of a black family, the Cumberbatches, moving ...more
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a.k.a. Pablo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Mario Lopez, Katy Jurado, H├ęctor Elizondo
a.k.a. Pablo is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from March to April 1984.
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All That Glitters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Linda Gray, Eileen Brennan, Jessica Walter
All That Glitters is an American situation comedy television series by producer Norman Lear. It consisted of 65 episodes and aired between April 18 and July 15, 1977 in broadcast syndication. ...more
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All's Fair is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Bernadette Peters, Richard Crenna, Lee Chamberlin
All's Fair is an American television situation comedy that aired on CBS from 1976 to 1977. The show co-stars Richard Crenna as a conservative political columnist, Bernadette Peters as a liberal ...more
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America 2-Night is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Charlton Heston, Rob Reiner, Gary Coleman
America 2Night is a talk show parody that ran in syndication in 1978. Produced by Norman Lear, it is actually the second season of "Fernwood 2Night". The locale has been moved to ...more
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Apple Pie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Rue McClanahan, Dabney Coleman, Jack Gilford
Apple Pie is an American television sitcom that was broadcast on the ABC network from September 23, 1978 until September 30, 1978. It is based on the play Nourish the Beast, by Steve Tesich, who ...more
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Archie Bunker's Place is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Jean Stapleton, Carroll O'Connor, Anne Meara
Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom originally broadcast on the CBS network, conceived in 1979 as a spin-off and continuation of All in the Family. While not as popular as its ...more
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Fernwood 2 Night is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Martin Mull, Fred Willard, Frank De Vol
Fernwood 2 Night was a comedic television program that ran from July 1977 to September 1977. It was created by Norman Lear and produced by Alan Thicke as a spin-off/summer replacement from Mary ...more
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Live in Front of a Studio Audi... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's All In the Family and The Jeffersons Kerry Washington, Will Ferrell, Anthony Anderson

A one-night-only sitcom special hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear featuring live performances of two of Lear's most popular shows, 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'.

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Maude is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Bea Arthur, Bill Macy, Conrad Bain
Maude is an American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972 until April 23, 1978. Maude stars Bea Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, ...more
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Mr. Dugan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Mr. Dugan Cleavon Little, Dennis Burkley, Nedra Volz
Mr. Dugan is an American sitcom about a black Congressman that was scheduled to air in March 1979 on CBS, but was pulled at the last minute and never shown.
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Sanford and Son is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, LaWanda Page
Sanford and Son is an American sitcom, based on the BBC's Steptoe and Son, that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. Known for its edgy racial humor, ...more
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The Deputy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Robert Redford, Mary Tyler Moore, Henry Fonda
The Deputy is an American western series that aired on NBC from September 1959, to July 1961. The series stars Henry Fonda as Chief Marshal Simon Fry of the Arizona Territory and Allen Case as ...more
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The Facts of Life is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Lisa Whelchel, Kim Fields, Mindy Cohn
The Facts of Life is an American sitcom that originally ran on the NBC television network from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it one of the longest running sitcoms of the 1980s. A ...more
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The Jeffersons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Isabel Sanford, Sherman Hemsley, Marla Gibbs
The Jeffersons is an American sitcom that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, through July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The show was produced by the T.A.T. ...more
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The Nancy Walker Show is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
The Nancy Walker Show James Cromwell, Nancy Walker, William Schallert
The Nancy Walker Show is an American situation comedy which aired on ABC from September 30, 1976 until December 23, 1976. The series, produced by Norman Lear, was a starring vehicle provided to ...more
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All in the Family is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Norman Lear Shows and TV Series
Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner
All in the Family is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS television network from January 12, 1971, to April 8, 1979. In September 1979, a new show, Archie Bunker's Place, ...more