In a network TV world that is trying very hard to remain relevant, CBS is taking a crack at the success of “the revival” to give us something “new, yet familiar.”
A 13 episode run of “Murphy Brown” featuring Candace Bergen and Diane English reprising their roles, will air this fall for the 2018/19 season.
The original series debuted in 1988, won 18 primetime Emmy awards, 3 Golden Globe awards, 2 Directors Guild awards, 2 writers Guild awards.
Today’s announcement from CBS:
Candace Bergern talks about her audition for the role:
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And … a classic Crossover: