Latest ‘Addams Family’ Reboot Signs Oscar Isaac as Gomez Addams

Latest ‘Addams Family’ Reboot Signs Oscar Isaac as Gomez Addams

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Originally a single panel cartoon series by Charles Addams, published in The New Yorker between 1938 and 1988, The Addams Family was first adapted to screen as a live action television show from 1964 to 1966 before becoming an animated series in the 1970s. The Addams Family has only grown in popularity since, with its heyday in the 90s thanks to the live action adaptations starring Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, and Christina Ricci. Other than a Broadway adaptation in 2009, The Addams Family has been on the down low, but MGM, who owns the film rights to the franchise, wants to bring the show back …