Jerry O'Connell To Play Herman Munster In NBC's 'Munsters' Reboot
Reported by Outsiders - 12:17 PM 2012.06.05
Jerry O'Connell is the next to be selected to star in NBC’s Munsters reboot Mockingbird Lane. O’Connell will play Herman Munster. He is married to Lily, a vampire, with whom he has fathered a 10-year-old boy, Eddie (Mason Cook). Herman works at a funeral home, and worries that Eddie’s transformation into a werewolf and burgeoning awareness of his family’s origins will crush the boy’s spirit. Fred Gwynne played the role in the original Munsters sitcom.