Artwork for Norman Lear's 70s Lady Bench
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Norman Lear's 70s Lady Bench: America's TV landscape was changing rapidly in the 70s. Popular characters in Norman Lear's portfolio of shows who went on to star in spinoffs. From The Jeffersons to Sanford & Son, black performers created memorable characters, bringing decades of stage