Further adventures of Fred Sanford. The old cast is here, except Lamont. Fred has a new partner and a new girlfriend.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
1981   1980  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sanford and Son (1972–1977)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The misadventures of a cantankerous junk dealer and his frustrated son.

Stars: Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson, LaWanda Page
Archie Bunker's Place (1979–1983)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The further misadventures of Archie Bunker, now the owner of a local pub, and his regulars.

Stars: Carroll O'Connor, Danielle Brisebois, Allan Melvin
Grady (1975–1976)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The solo adventures of Fred Sanford's pal Grady, who has moved on up to Los Angeles.

Stars: Whitman Mayo, Carol Cole, Joe Morton
227 (1985–1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

This series took place in an apartment building, numbered 227. The cast would frequently be found sitting outside on a large set of stone stairs, in some discussion that would unfold into the weekly plot line.

Stars: Helen Martin, Marla Gibbs, Hal Williams
Cosby (1996–2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Hilton Lucas was forced by his employer to retire. His wife has trouble with him always being at home and so does he.

Stars: Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Doug E. Doug
The New Odd Couple (1982–1983)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

An African American remake of the television series inspired by the Neil Simon play about two friends living together despite their completely disparate attitudes to life.

Stars: Ron Glass, Demond Wilson, John Schuck
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A black man is distraught when he discovers his son is gay and is determined to set him right.

Director: George Schlatter
Stars: Redd Foxx, Pearl Bailey, Dennis Dugan
Married with Children (1987–1997)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Al Bundy is a misanthropic women's shoe salesman with a miserable life. He hates his job, his wife is lazy, his son is dysfunctional (especially with women), and his daughter is dim-witted and promiscuous.

Stars: Ed O'Neill, Christina Applegate, Katey Sagal
Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Gravedigger Jones and Coffin Ed Johnson are two black cops with a reputation for breaking the odd head. Both are annoyed at the success of the Reverend Deke O'Mailey who is selling trips ... See full summary »

Director: Ossie Davis
Stars: Godfrey Cambridge, Raymond St. Jacques, Calvin Lockhart
Sanford Arms (TV Series 1977)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A widower with two children buys the Sanford Arms rooming house.

Stars: Teddy Wilson, Tina Andrews, John Earl
The Redd Foxx Show (TV Series 1986)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stars: Redd Foxx, Rosanna DeSoto, Pamela Adlon
The Royal Family (1991–1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Al Royal and his wife Victoria had just settled down to retire when their daughter Elizabeth, newly divorced from a man that Al had always hated, moved back home with her three children, ... See full summary »

Stars: Della Reese, Mariann Aalda, Sylver Gregory
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Fred G. Sanford (26 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Cal Pettie (26 episodes, 1980-1981)
Marguerite Ray ...
 Evelyn Lewis (24 episodes, 1980-1981)
Clinton Derricks-Carroll ...
 Cliff Anderson (15 episodes, 1980-1981)
Nathaniel Taylor ...
 Rollo Larson (14 episodes, 1980)
Suzanne Stone ...
 Cissy Lewis (14 episodes, 1980)
Cathy Cooper ...
 Clara (14 episodes, 1980)
...
 Winston (14 episodes, 1980)
Edit

Storyline

In this sequel to the hugely successful "Sanford and Son", this show picks up where the original show left off. Lamont has moved away to work on the Alaska pipeline, leaving Fred alone to run the junkyard by himself. Cal, a friend of Lamont's, moves down to Watts to help Fred run the business. In the meantime, Fred meets a rich widow named Eve and falls in love. This is not good news for Eve's family who don't like the fact that she would fall for a common junk man. The show follows Fred as he keeps on trying to make his junk business a success and his love affair with Eve. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 March 1980 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Lamont's absence was explained by having him move to Alaska to work as part of the crew on the pipeline. Demond Wilson was offered the opportunity to return, but he declined. See more »

Connections

Follows Sanford Arms (1977) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A sequel to the classic "Sanford and Son".
1 October 2004 | by (Sacramento, CA) – See all my reviews

Sanford (1980) was an attempt to relive the glory of Sanford and Son. Three years after the first show went off the air, Redd Foxx was back as Fred G. Sanford, proprietor of the Sanford "Empire" (the Sanford Arms and the Junk Store). Lamont wasn't in the series (he was written out of the storyline). Cal, a former colleague of Lamont moves in with Fred and becomes part owner of the business.

Sadly the show was buried by N.B.C. and it never had a chance to find an audience. Several characters from the old series found their way back (Aunt Esther, Grady and Rollo). Redd even found a new love interest, Eve a rich widow. The show lasted for two seasons before it faded into obscurity.

Recommended.


9 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I NEED Sanford jasonpk
Theme Song for SANFORD (1980) gppressingon
i Got Sanford n Sanford Arms mikelutton35
Discuss Sanford (1980) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?