“Mockingbird Lane” is a television pilot that aired on NBC in 2012. The pilot was a reboot of the classic TV series “The Munsters” and was directed by Bryan Singer.
The plot of “Mockingbird Lane” centers around the Munster family, a group of supernatural creatures living in a suburban neighborhood. The family includes the patriarch, Herman Munster, who is a Frankenstein’s monster; his wife, Lily, who is a vampire; their son, Eddie, who is a werewolf; and Lily’s father, Grandpa, who is a vampire.
The pilot explores the Munster family’s struggle to fit into human society while dealing with their own supernatural abilities and desires. The family must also navigate various challenges, including Herman’s declining health and a group of local residents who are suspicious of their unusual behavior.
Despite receiving positive reviews from critics, “Mockingbird Lane” was not picked up for a full series. However, the pilot remains a cult favorite among fans of the horror-comedy genre, and the cast and crew have expressed interest in reviving the project in some form.
Duration: 40 min.