The program chronicled the Borden murders of , with the star of Bewitched playing Lizzie Borden. Ironically, it has been reported that the real Lizzie Borden and Elizabeth Montgomery were actually distant relatives. The research was compliments of genealogist, Rhonda McClure, who had done extensive research on the family connection. Katherine Helmond, later famous for Soap and Who's the Boss?
That Time Bewitched's Elizabeth Montgomery Played An Axe Murderer
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We shared the fact earlier that the cast of Bewitched were all heavy drinkers and would drink all the time on set. It is reported that Elizabeth Montgomery was a chain-smoker and the same goes for Paul Lynde! According to sources, even Dick York smoked three packs of cigarettes a day! Definitely confusing for a child. A very large amount of cast members have passed away.
The Legend of Lizzie Borden is a American historical mystery television film directed by Paul Wendkos and starring Elizabeth Montgomery as Lizzie Borden , an American woman who was accused of murdering her father and step-mother in It premiered on ABC on February 10, The film, although based on fact, is a stylized retelling of the events of August 4, when the father and step-mother of New England spinster Lizzie Borden were found brutally murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts home. Public interest in Borden and the murders is exacerbated by her aloof demeanor after the murders, and the public speculate about her involvement when she fails to express emotion at her father and stepmother's funerals.
Yes, she was a lovely lady. Her original supporting cast was also great, and the show had a lot of inside jokes. Me too.