It was certainly a surprise when it was announced that legendary TV producer Norman Lear was rebooting his classic ’70s series One Day at a Time four decades later. But it wasn’t the biggest surprise — that came when we found out the family at the center of the show was being reimagined as a Cuban-American family. As the show gets ready for its third season, Lear told us he’s thrilled to see his original creation turn into something so different in the hands of a new production team. (Click on the media bar below to hear Norman Lear)
One Day at a Time’s new season will start streaming on Netflix in 2019.