Jerry O’Connell cast as Herman Munster. But why?Meredith Woerner6/05/12 8:20pm123EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink Guess who's playing Herman Munster in Bryan Fuller's new zany Munsters reboot, Mockingbird Lane? Jerry O'Connell. Which... huh. We did not see this one coming. Oh well at least they got Eddie Izzard for Grandpa, and a really good potential Lily Munster.