Series about a Cuban-American family gets a 13-episode order from streaming platform
Updated at 5:50 p.m. PT: TheWrap has confirmed that Rita Moreno is set to co-star in the Netflix reboot.
Previously: Netflix has picked up Norman Lear‘s “One Day at a Time” reboot, TheWrap has learned.
The 13-episode reimagining of the classic TV series will revolve around a Cuban-American family.
The series will follow a recently separated, former military mom navigating a new single life while raising her radical teenaged daughter and socially adept tween son, with the “help” of her old-school Cuban-born mom and a friends-without-benefits building manager.
“Men of a Certain Age” co-creator Mike Royce and “How I Met Your Mother” producer Gloria Calderon Kellett will write the series and serve as executive producers. Lear will also executive produce with Michael Garcia. Brent Miller will serve as co-executive producer.
“One Day at a Time” is produced by Act III Productions, Inc., Snowpants Productions and Small Fish Studios in association with Sony Pictures Television.