Gomez, the Reluctant Lover
Series The New Addams Family
Season 1
Original Airdate Oct. 27, 1998
Teleplay by Peggy Nicoll
Story by Charles Marion
Director Peter Rowe

Gomez, the Reluctant Lover is the seventh episode of The New Addams Family. It is a remake of the original television series episode of the same name.


Pugsley comes home with a crush on his teacher. He copies one of the love letters that Gomez sent to Morticia, and gives it to his teacher. When she comes to The Addams Family Mansion to inform them about it, she is led to believe that Gomez sent it. She falls for Gomez. Grandmama and Morticia tell a reluctant Gomez to go right after her and she'll run off.


Background Information

Ooky Food

  • Hyena Hearts

Links and References

Guest Stars

  • Jayne Paterson as Katie
  • Ted Cole as Principal
  • Shoshoni as Lion


Previous episode:
Grandpapa Addams Comes to Visit
Episodes of The New Addams Family Next episode:
Morticia, the Matchmaker
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