Grace And Frankie, about two women in their 70s, is Netflix's longest-running original series

Jane Fonda (left) and Lily Tomlin star in Grace And Frankie.
Jane Fonda (left) and Lily Tomlin star in Grace And Frankie.PHOTO: NETFLIX

LOS ANGELES - Even as Hollywood fixates on action-packed comic-book adaptations and other genres deemed safe bets, Grace And Frankie - a comedy about two women in their 70s - is quietly on track to becoming Netflix's longest-running original show.

Debuting recently on Jan 15 is the sixth season of the series, which launched in 2015 with veteran performers Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin playing the title characters - women who restart their lives and become unlikely friends and business partners after their husbands come out as gay and leave them for each other.

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