The Way We All Became The Brady Bunch: How the Canceled Sitcom Became the Beloved Pop Culture Icon We Are Still Talking About Today

The Way We All Became The Brady Bunch: How the Canceled Sitcom Became the Beloved Pop Culture Icon We Are Still Talking About Today Review

In celebration of the Brady Bunch's 50th anniversary, TV writer Kimberly Potts writes a Seinfeldia-like definitive history of the show that changed the family sitcom and made an indelible impact on pop culture.

There isn't a person in this country who hasn't heard of The Brady Bunch. Whether it's the show they watched growing up, or the one their parents did--whether adored, or great to poke fun at--The Brady Bunch is unarguably one of the most enduring and inspiring TV shows of our time. It's lived a dozen lives, from its original comedy debut and big-screen movies, to the Emmy-winning TV auteurs it has inspired--everyone from Vince Gilligan to Jill Soloway--and promises to live many more.

In The Way We All Became the Brady Bunch, TV and pop culture writer Kimberly Potts will draw upon her deep knowledge of and appreciation for The Brady Bunch and television and pop culture history, as well as her contacts, connections, and experience, to provide an industry insider narrative of The Brady Bunch. With fresh interviews, The Way We All Became the Brady Bunch will examine the show's lasting effects on its audience and take readers behind-the-scenes and into the lives of our most beloved characters, all to document why The Brady Bunch was one of the most groundbreaking shows of its time--and why it remains to this day, unforgettable.

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  • Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader

    This was an easy, entertaining read offering insight into the show we all loved, including all its cast members. I had fun with it. I received a complimentary copy from the publisher....

  • Lori

    Serious disclaimer here: I am a serious Bradyphile. Honestly. I know it's not totally groovy to admit that - - or maybe it is now, 50 years after the iconic sitcom debuted to lukewarm (or flat out vic...

  • Shannon Rochester

    Thanks to Netgalley and the publisher for my digital copy in exchange for an honest opinion. I will admit that I grew up a Brady Bunch fan so when I saw this as available on Netgalley, I automatically...

  • Lori

    Author Kimberly Potts provides insight into one of television's most beloved programs of all time. The Brady Bunch never garnered top ratings during its five seasons, but it remains popular 50 years a...

  • Sue Seligman

    This is an interesting history of the iconic TV show which premiered 50 years ago, in 1969. Recommend this book to fans of the show. Kimberly Potts describes all the stories from the show’s birth th...

  • Linda

    Three and a half stars.I appreciate it when a book makes me think about things in a broader sense than the book likely intended. For that, I'm giving this book an extra star.Did I watch The Brady Bunc...

  • Living My Best Book Life

    I remember watching The Brady Bunch with my sisters and loving the show. I wasn't a huge fan of the show but I do know that I watched most of the important episodes. When I read the blurb for this boo...

  • June

    I'm not the biggest Brady fan in the world, but I was totally won over by the author's enthusiasm for the topic. You feel like you have a really excited friend telling you all these details, some of w...

  • Kayo

    Of you love the Brady's, and honestly who doesn't, you will love this book. Comprehensive book on EVERYTHING Brady Bunch. Spans 50 years, and it's worth a trip down memory lane. Loved itThanks to auth...

  • Online Eccentric Librarian

    More reviews (and no fluff) on the blog http://surrealtalvi.wordpress.com/ If this is your first foray into Brady biographies, it is an entertaining read. The book is easy-to-follow, a fairly quick r...