Morticia, the Matchmaker
Series The New Addams Family
Season 1
Original Airdate Oct. 28, 1998
Teleplay by Peggy Nicoll
Story by Maury Geraghty & Hannibal Coons & Harry Winkler
Director Gary Harvey

Morticia, the Matchmaker is the eighth episode of The New Addams Family. It is a remake of the original television series episode of the same name.


Cousin Melancholia's fiancee ran out and left her, so she shows up at the Addams' house, despondent. They try to find her another suitor - the mailman who zooms off, Lurch who wouldn't agree, Uncle Fester who only dates criminals, and Thing who fingers off. But the unwilling Ralph Harvey, trying to save his Law Firm's account with the Addamses, is coerced into dating and getting engaged to Melancholia.


Background Information

Ooky Food

  • Eel Venom on the Rocks

Links and References

Guest Stars

  • Tabitha St. Germain as Melancholia
  • Robert Thurston as Mailman
  • Ray Galletti as Harvey
  • Judith Maxie as Ferguson
  • Mark Acheron as Fred


Previous episode:
Gomez, the Reluctant Lover
Episodes of The New Addams Family Next episode:
The Addams Family Tree
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