Transcript for Instant Index: 'It's a Wonderful Life' Gets a Sequel
In our "instant index" tonight, word that the classic it's a wonderful life is getting a sequel. Look, daddy, teacher says every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings. That's little zuzu talking. Producers say the new movie will have the same spirit, focusing on george bailey's grandson and zuzu will be back as an angel. She's now 76, like clarence who said no man is a failure who has friends. There were echos of that insight this weekend when steve martin received an honorary oscar for his singular career presented by his friend tom hanks to took a moment to snap a selfie with his pal. Martin gave thanks to his lifetime professional team and his beautiful wife. I knew I wasn't going to make it through this speech. I read it to my dog this morning and wept. And from the funny man something serious. Working in the movies has also brought an amazing gift, friends. Fascinating, funny and lifelong. Steve martin who has given a gift in return. It's an american classic, a boy and his dog, a modern take, meet bow, the 2-year-old toddler and theo, the puppy napping together, mom snapping away, tonight everyone sharing a little of this nestled up puppy love.
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