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Portia de Rossi is Lily Munster in ‘Mockingbird Lane’

Portia de Rossi (“Arrested Development’s” Lindsay Bluth Fünke) has been cast as Lily, the vampiric matriarch of The Munster family in Bryan Fuller’s reboot of the classic, Universal Monster-ish sitcom “The Munsters,” which will be called “Mockingbird Lane.” Lily Munster was originally played by Yvonne De Carlo.

de Rossi joins Jerry O’Connell as Herman Munster, Eddie Izzard as Grandpa, Mason Cook as Eddie and Charity Wakefield as human family member, Marilyn.

According to The Hollywood Reporter “Mockingbird Lane” will explore the “edgy and dark” early days of Herman and Lily’s marriage, showing how they arrived at their famed home, 1313 Mockingbird Lane.

As a bonus, here’s a look at Wakefiled as Marilyn Munster.

[Source: The Hollywood Reporter / Shock ’til You Drop]