First of all, yes, there is going to be a revamp of The Munsters. And Portia de Rossi will be playing the role of Lily, the sweet and scary mom. Yvonne De Carlo (left) had the original role.
de Rossi’s oncamera husband Herman will be played by Jerry O’Connell. The show will be renamed Mockingbird Lane. The pilot is in development for a possible midseason slot on NBC.
Eddie Izzard will play Grandpa. Mason Cook will play their werewolf son Eddie, and Charity Wakefield will play cousin Marilyn.