Celebrating the 99th birthday of iconic TV producer Norman Lear

Dave Plier

UNSPECIFIED: 78th Annual GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS — Pictured in this screengrab released on February 28, (l-r) Norman Lear, winner of the Carol Burnett Award, speaks during the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards broadcast on February 28, 2021. — (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

Norman Lear, the legendary producer behind classic sitcoms ‘All in the Family’, ’The Jeffersons’, ‘Good Times’, ‘One Day at a Time’ and others, turns 99 on July 27th, joins WGN Radio’s Dave Plier to talk about his front-row seat at the birth of television and his success in writing, producing, creating, and developing more than a hundred shows, viewed at his peak by more than 120 million people per week.

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