Type
Scripted
Premiered
Sep. 18, 1964
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
ABC TV Network

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The Addams Family (1964)

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).

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Last Episode

TV 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.

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 2 seasons and 65 episodes air between 1964 and 1966.

Character Guide

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Series Fun Facts

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  • According to the DVD commentary, Ken Weatherwax (Pugsley) was allergic to the 100% wool costumes that the costume designers provided, so his mother bought all of his costumes for him.
  • The interior of the Addams house was inspired by the real-life Manhattan apartment of Charles Addams, which contained suits of armor, an antique crossbow collection, and other oddities.
  • Carolyn Jones not only played Morticia, she also played Morticia's older blonde- and daisy-haired sister, Ophelia.
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