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The Addams Family

Uncle Fester's Illness (Season 1, Episode 18)
TV Episode | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Horror

Lately, Uncle Fester's been a bit rundown, literally unable to maintain his wattage. Since Dr. Mbogo, the reliable family witch doctor, is too busy to leave Africa, the Addamses must take their chances by engaging the services of a local ...See moreLately, Uncle Fester's been a bit rundown, literally unable to maintain his wattage. Since Dr. Mbogo, the reliable family witch doctor, is too busy to leave Africa, the Addamses must take their chances by engaging the services of a local physician, who pays them a house call. Written by statmanjeff See less
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Writers
Bill Lutz | David Levy (developed for television by) | Charles Addams (based on characters created by)
Producer
Composer
Cinematographer
Archie R. Dalzell (as Arch R. Dalzell)
Editor
Joseph Harrison (as Joe Harrison)
Casting Director
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 22, 1965

Release date
Jan 22, 1965 (United States)
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10 cast members
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Carolyn Jones
Morticia Addams Morticia Addams   See fewer
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John Astin
Gomez Addams Gomez Addams   See fewer
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Jackie Coogan
Uncle Fester Uncle Fester   See fewer
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Marie Blake
Grandmama (as Blossom Rock) Grandmama (as Blossom Rock)   See fewer
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Lisa Loring
Wednesday Addams Wednesday Addams   See fewer
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Ken Weatherwax
Pugsley Addams Pugsley Addams   See fewer
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Lauren Gilbert
Dr. Milford Dr. Milford   See fewer
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Loyal T. Lucas
Hunter (as Loyal 'Doc' Lucas) Hunter (as Loyal 'Doc' Lucas)   See fewer
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Thing
Itself (as The Thing) Itself (as The Thing)   See fewer
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7.5 / 10 | 137 votes