Netflix has been busy increasing its original content lineup for the past couple of years, but the dirty little secret of having all of those original shows in the lineup is that Netflix has lost a lot of syndicated content.
Today is a sad one, as Everybody Loves Raymond actress Doris Roberts has passed away. There is never enough time to truly appreciate someone’s entertainment value, but Roberts thankfully got to show off her talents on both the small and the big screen for over five decades.
It’s always sad to hear when an actor or actress has died, but it’s especially heartbreaking when that actor or actress is only a teenager. Today, news broke that Sawyer Sweeten, who played one of the children on Everybody Loves Raymond, passed away. He was only 19 years old.
It won't be the first time another country has remade Everybody Loves Raymond, but the latest attempt to take on Philip Rosenthal's CBS comedy may be the most buzzed about since the Russian remake gained attention stateside thanks to Exporting Raymond. The documentary chronicled the Russian attempt to adapt the comedy. British comedian and actor Lee Mack is tackling the U.K. adaptation of the series, which is in the works for BBC One.
As sitcom people are supposed to be regular people, it’s understandable that they’d want to get away every now and then. Sometimes their vacations take place off camera and are only referenced in passing. And then there are the vacations we get to see, when the characters leave home and head off to some scenic location for an episode or two.