As the premiere of ABC’s special Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s All in the Family and The Jeffersons gets closer, the cast continues to put in work at rehearsals!
Kerry Washington shared a picture with Jamie from the set. “Me and my movie huzbin making some TV history!!!!!!” she captioned the photo. The pair have previously portrayed a married couple in two movies: Ray and Django Unchained.
The special will feature live recreations of All in the Family and The Jeffersons featuring a celebrity cast that includes Wanda Sykes, Anthony Anderson, Ellie Kemper and Woody Harrelson. Kerry Washington is playing the role of Louise Jefferson’s friend Helen Willis and Jamie Foxx is playing George Jefferson.
Check out the promo clips below and don’t miss the live special on Wednesday, May 22 at 8 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CT on ABC.
Watch an all-star cast recreate comedy greats ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons’ LIVE! Watch #LiveInFrontOfAStudioAudience Wednesday at 8|7c on ABC! pic.twitter.com/jchwwkg9i0
— ABC (@ABCNetwork) 19 maja 2019
These stars know about performing LIVE for an audience but this is a whole new level! Watch #LiveInFrontOfAStudioAudience: Norman Lear’s #AllintheFamily and #TheJeffersons tomorrow at 8|7c on ABC! pic.twitter.com/aLDY3Ny905
— ABC (@ABCNetwork) 21 maja 2019