With the definition of what it means to be a traditional always evolving, TV has become a powerful place to educate and showcase the changing world we live in — in particular, what happens inside homes. Hear creators of half-hour comedies discuss the TV families they grew up watching, the affect their families have on their shows, and for better or for worse, how they view today’s TV family unity — because from Dick Van Dyke and I Love Lucy, to Archie Bunker and the Jeffersons, to today’s Fresh Off the Boat and The Carmichael Show — one thing everyone can relate to is family.
Panelists: Nahnatchka Khan, David Windsor, Norman Lear, Phil Rosenthal, Hollis Rich
Moderator: Debra Birnbaum
Season 6: June 8-11, 2017