Wednesday, March 27, 2024

“Good Times” The Animated Sequel

“Good Times”, the new 10-episode animated sequel to Norman Lear’s 1970’s sitcom, stars J. B. Smoove as ‘Reggie Evans’, Yvette Nicole Brown as ‘Beverly Evans’ and Jay Pharoah as ‘Junior Evans’. with Rashida “Sheedz” Olayiwola and Wanda Sykes, streaming April 12, 2024 on Netflix:

“…the animated reboot sequel of the Norman Lear series finds the latest generation of the ‘Evans’ family, cab driver ‘Reggie’ and his wife, the ever-aspirational ‘Beverly’…

“… sees them scratching and surviving in one of the last remaining housing projects in Chicago along with their teenage artist son, ‘Junior’ and activist daughter ‘Grey’ . 

“It turns out the more things change the more they stay the same and keeping your head above water in a system with its knee on your neck is as challenging as ever. The only thing tougher than life is love, but in this family, there’s more than enough to go around…”

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