Morticia, the Playwright
Series The New Addams Family
Season 1
Original Airdate May 14, 1999
Teleplay by Rich Hosek & Arnold Rudnick
Story by Harry Winkler & Hannibal Coons & Rich Hosek & Arnold Rudnick
Director George Erschbamer

Morticia, the Playwright is the 49th episode of The New Addams Family. It is a remake of the original television series episode "Morticia, the Writer".


Wednesday and Pugsley are upset with the contents of their school play. Morticia writes a new one. When the other parents refuse to allow their children to be in it, The Addams Family fill the rest of the roles. Meanwhile, it's "Gotcha Week" so Gomez and Uncle Fester try to outdo each other with more and more violent practical jokes.


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Guest Stars

  • Jane Perry as Ms. French
  • John Harris as Principal
  • Jesse J. Erschbamer as Tommy


Previous episode:
Cousin Itt's Problem
Episodes of The New Addams Family Next episode:
Lurch, Man of Leisure
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