Photo by: Bettmann/ Contributor It’s vital to understand the past in order to make strides in the future! As Black History Month continues, here’s another look at the evolution of Black sitcoms.  After the groundbreaking sitcom Julia ended, there was a lack of dialogue on racial issues and the lives of most Black Americans were […]

Photos by Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images, Michael Bezjian/Getty Images for Entertainment Studios and Bruce Glikas/Bruce Glikas/FilmMagic Last month we told you about two of television’s most iconic series returning to the small screen this month for one-night-only. Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear are bringing The Jeffersons and All in the Family to ABC for a legendary reboot starring Jamie Foxx and Wanda Sykes. Now, Anthony Anderson, […]

One of the most acclaimed and successful sitcoms of all time, 'The Jeffersons' broke ground as the first series to showcase an upwardly mobile black family in primetime, and in so doing change perceptions about African American life on and off the screen.

One of the most acclaimed and successful sitcoms of all time, 'The Jeffersons' broke ground as the first series to showcase an upwardly mobile black family in primetime, and in so doing change perceptions about African American life on and off the screen.

One of the most acclaimed and successful sitcoms of all time, 'The Jeffersons' broke ground as the first series to showcase an upwardly mobile black family in primetime, and in so doing change perceptions about African American life on and off the screen.

The Jeffersons went from working-class Queens to the Upper East Side and STILL kept it real

The Jeffersons went from working-class Queens to the Upper East Side and STILL kept it real

The Jeffersons went from working-class Queens to the Upper East Side and STILL kept it real