Profile of the Day: Elizabeth Montgomery

Posted September 17, 2021 by Amanda | No Comment

On this day in 1964, the classic television comedy Bewitched premiered. Starring Elizabeth Montgomery, the show was a huge success and ran for eight seasons.

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Montgomery starred as Samantha Stephens, a witch married to a mortal played by Dick York, and in later seasons, by Dick Sargent. Agnes Moorehead starred as Samantha’s mother, Endora. In its first season, the show was a ratings hit and ranked as one of the top shows on television. Over the course of it’s eight-season run, Montgomery would earn 5 Emmy award nominations for lead actress in a comedy series.

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