In 1964, the ABC-TV network created a television series based on Addams' cartoon characters. The series was shot in black-and-white and aired for two seasons in 64 half-hour episodes (September 18, 1964 – September 2, 1966).
Last EpisodeTV Special: Addam's Family Halloween Spe… Aired: Oct. 30, 1977
A revival of the popular '60s TV comedy series "The Addams Family" has them preparing for Halloween in their own inimitable way.
Series Fun Facts
- Cousin Itt is the only character whose name was carried over from the original New Yorker cartoons, where he was just "It".
- In México Gomez was called "Homero", Uncle Fester "Tío Lucas", Pugsley "Pericles" and Wednesday "Merlina".
- Wednesday Addams' name is a reference to the nursery rhyme that says, "Wednesday's child is full of woe."