‘One Day At a Time’: Justina Machado To Play the Lead In Netflix Series Remake

Six Feet Under and ER alumna Justina Machado has been cast as the lead in One Day At A Time, Netflix’s Latino family remake of Norman Lear’s classic sitcom. The 13-episode series, from Sony Pictures Television, co-stars Oscar winner Rita Moreno. […One Day At A Time] centers on Penelope (Machado), a recently separated former military mom who is navigating a new single life while raising her radical teenaged daughter and socially adept tween son, with the “help” of her old school Cuban-born mom and a friends-without-benefits building manager named Schneider. – Nellie Andreeva, Deadline Hollywood