Bewitched: Astonishing Facts Revealed About The Cast and Crew

When Bewitched first aired on September 17, 1964, no one imagined it would still be alive today. While the show itself lasted eight seasons, Samantha’s signature twitchy nose is something nearly everyone still recognizes today. Multiple spin-offs hit the airwaves, and even a full-on remake was made starring Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell, however, none of the attempts could quite capture what the original could.

Here are some things you probably didn’t know about Bewitched.

Elizabeth Montgomery Assumed Multiple Roles in Bewitched

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Not only did Elizabeth Montgomery star as the leading witch, but she also played Samantha’s cousin Serena. When given credit for playing Serena, she used the pseudonym Pandora Spocks.

Her appearance was different for each character with Serena often being used as a stand-in for her cousin, hence the fun pseudonym. If you want to check out her dual role Serena makes her first appearance in the episode “And Then There Were Three.”