The Munsters

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The Munsters was one of the two "creepy" sitcoms that began in 1964. CBS aired The Munsters and ABC aired The Addams Family. Both of them lasted only two years and finished their network run within a week of each other.

The Munsters live at 1313 Mockingbird Lane.

Show Characters

Herman Munster: The irascible head of the family. One of Frankenstein's monsters, he works at a funeral parlor, and has the same intelligence as some of the "stiffs" he works with.

Lily Munster: Also known as the family homemaker. She has long flowing black hair with a white streak, and manages to keep up her appearance, despite cleaning and cooking.

Eddie Munster: A typical American boy who howls at the moon and goes to sleep with his Woof-Woof.

Marilyn Munster: The plain one of the bunch, is actually an all American beautiful blonde, who also goes to college.

Grandpa Munster: The original Count Dracula, who was born and raised in Transylvania and doubles as a mad scientist. First Telecast: September 24, 1964 Last Telecast: September 1, 1966

Episodes: 70 B&W Episodesmoreless
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  • Yvonne De Carlo

    Yvonne De Carlo

    Lily Munster

    Fred Gwynne

    Fred Gwynne

    Herman Munster

    Al Lewis

    Al Lewis

    Grandpa

    Beverley Owen

    Beverley Owen

    Marilyn Munster (09/24/1964 - 12/17/1964)

    Butch Patrick

    Butch Patrick

    Edward "Eddie" Wolfgang Munster

    Pat Priest

    Pat Priest

    Marilyn Munster (12/24/1964 - 05/12/1966)

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    laugh track, 60s, Family Comedies, the middle class, Classics