On this date in 1972, NBC premiered the sitcom "Sanford and Son," adapted by Norman Lear from the British sitcom "Steptoe and Son." Redd Foxx starred as widower and junk dealer Fred G. Sanford who lived in Watts with his son Lamont (Demond Wilson). The influential series was in the top ten for five of its sixth season. Photo from the L.A. Times files...Posted Jan. 14, 2015
Chris Hoffman continues his series on 1960's and 1970's television Art. Sanford and Son was a must watch for me growing up. I have so many good memories laughing and watching Fred and Lamont do their thing. Available in multiple sizes and will look amazing on your wall.