TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Drama
Producer Norman Lear's original choice for Archie was Mickey Rooney, who declined. Lear began describing the character to Rooney as "a bigot who uses words like 'spade'" when Rooney interrupted him, saying "Norm, they're going to kill you, shoot you dead in the streets."
You gotta grab the bull by the corns.
The house in the opening credits (that is presumably supposed to be Archie and Edith Bunker's house) does not come anywhere near matching the studio sets that represent the house in the show. For example, window placement and size is completely wrong, and the sets depict the house as having a large front porch whereas, the house in the credits has only a small stoop.
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