Sanford and Son

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  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1972
Sanford and Son is an American sitcom that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. It was based on the BBC Television program Steptoe and Son, which had its original broadcast run in the United Kingdom from 1962 to 1965.
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Sanford and Son is an American sitcom that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. It was based on the BBC Television program Steptoe and Son, which had its original broadcast run in the United Kingdom from 1962 to 1965.

Original Release

01/14/1972 on NBC

US Release

01/14/1972

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Cast

Demond Wilson Lamont Sanford
Redd Foxx Fred G. Sanford
LaWanda Page Aunt Esther Anderson
Don Bexley Bubba Bexley
Whitman Mayo Grady Wilson
Nathaniel Taylor Rollo Larson
Lynn Hamilton Donna Harris
Hal Williams Officer 'Smitty' Smith
Howard Platt Officer 'Hoppy' Hopkins
Gregory Sierra Julio Fuentes
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 The Hawaiian Connection: Part 1 Friday, 24 September 1976
2 The Hawaiian Connection: Part 2 Friday, 01 October 1976
3 California Crude Friday, 08 October 1976
4 The Stakeout Friday, 15 October 1976
5 I Dream of Choo Choo Rabinowitz Friday, 22 October 1976
6 The Winning Ticket Friday, 05 November 1976
7 Committee Man Friday, 12 November 1976
8 Fred's Extra Job Friday, 19 November 1976
9 Carol Friday, 26 November 1976
10 Aunt Esther Has a Baby Friday, 03 December 1976
11 Aunt Esther Meets Her Son Friday, 10 December 1976
12 Sanford and Gong Friday, 17 December 1976
13 Here Today, Gone Today Tuesday, 07 December 1976
14 Fred Meets Redd Friday, 14 January 1977
15 The Defiant One Friday, 21 January 1977
16 A Matter of Silence Friday, 28 January 1977
17 When John Comes Marching Home Friday, 04 February 1977
18 The Reverend Sanford Friday, 11 February 1977
19 The Will Friday, 18 February 1977
20 Fred the Activist Friday, 25 February 1977
21 The Lucky Streak Friday, 04 March 1977
22 Funny, You Don't Look It Friday, 11 March 1977
23 Fred Sings the Blues Friday, 18 March 1977
24 School Daze Friday, 25 March 1977
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Directors

Peter Baldwin, Alan Rafkin, Jack Shea, Norman Abbott, Bill Foster, Russ Petranto, Mark Warren, Bud Yorkin, Stan Lathan, James Sheldon, Rick Edelstein, Herbert Kenwith, Bob LaHendro, Hal Cooper, Sid McCoy, Charles S. Dubin, George Tyne, Carl McCarthy, Coby Ruskin, Al Rabin, Chuck Liotta, Bruce Bilson, Lewis Gomavitz, William R. Wyse

Writers

Norman Lear, Bernie Orenstein, Saul Turteltaub, Aaron Ruben, Ilunga Adell, Ray Galton, Alan Simpson, Jeffery Hazle, Ted Bergman, Jerry Ross, Gene Farmer, Alan Eisenstock, Larry Mintz, Don Reo, Allan Katz, Garry Shandling, Everett Greenbaum, James R. Stein, Rick Mittleman, Paul Mooney, Bob Illes, James Fritzell, Winston Moss, Arnie Rosen, Earl Barret, Ken Hecht, Redd Foxx, Richard Pryor, Robert Garland, George Yanok, Lloyd Garver, Earl Pomerantz, Phil Mishkin, Jay Burton, Stephen Young, Terry Ryan, John T. Bell, Joseph R. Henderson, Joseph Feinstein, Mort Scharfman, Matt Robinson, Bill Manhoff, Lee Kalcheim, Paul Wayne, Bob Carroll Jr., Madelyn Davis, Richard Freiman, George Burditt, Odie Hawkins, Charles T. Williams, Joanie Rhodes, Jim Belcher, Calvin Kelly, Bob DeVinney, Warren S. Murray

Creators

Alan Simpson, Ray Galton

Cast

Demond Wilson Lamont Sanford
Redd Foxx Fred G. Sanford
LaWanda Page Aunt Esther Anderson
Don Bexley Bubba Bexley
Whitman Mayo Grady Wilson
Nathaniel Taylor Rollo Larson
Lynn Hamilton Donna Harris
Hal Williams Officer 'Smitty' Smith
Howard Platt Officer 'Hoppy' Hopkins
Gregory Sierra Julio Fuentes
Raymond Allen Uncle Woodrow 'Woody' Anderson
Noam Pitlik Officer 'Swanny' Swanhauser
Pat Morita Ah Chew
Marlene Clark Janet Lawson
Arnold Johnson George F. 'Hutch' Hutton
Nancy Kulp May Hopkins
Slappy White Melvin
Leroy Daniels Lucky Leroy
Ernest Mayhand Slick Skillet
Davis Roberts Dr. Caldwell

Producers

Bud Yorkin Executive Producer
Norman Lear Executive Producer
Norman C. Hopps Producer
Saul Turteltaub Producer
Bernie Orenstein Producer
Aaron Ruben Producer
Marian Rees Producer

Editors

Ken Denisoff, Chuck Droege, Dick King, Bob Veatch, Stowell Werden, Stephen McKeown, Gus Aguilera, Rex Bagwell, Steven Orland, Charlton Holder

1976 Golden Globe Best Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1976 Emmy Outstanding Achievement in Video Tape Editing for a Series Nominated
1975 Golden Globe Best TV Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1975 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actor - Television Nominated
1974 Golden Globe Best TV Show - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1974 Golden Globe Best TV Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1974 Emmy Best Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
1973 Golden Globe Best TV Actor - Comedy or Musical Won
1973 Emmy Outstanding Comedy Series Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series Nominated
1972 Emmy Outstanding Series - Comedy Nominated
1972 Emmy Outstanding New Series Nominated
1972 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series Nominated
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