Wednesday's Crush
Series The New Addams Family
Season 1
Original Airdate Feb. 8, 1999
Teleplay by Peggy Nicoll
Story by Jack Raymond
Director Richard Martin

Wednesday's Crush is the 36th episode of The New Addams Family. It is a remake of the original television series episode "The Addams Family Meets a Beatnik".


Pugsley and Uncle Fester are blowing up manhole covers but accidentally blow up Sam, a passing motorcyclist, who comes crashing down on their lawn. When Fester tries to fix Sam's motorcycle, Sam stops him and end up getting hurt again. Wednesday quickly rushes to his aid and helps nurse him back to full health. Sam is appreciative of the family's hospitality and notices several artifacts around the house, such as Arturo and Pandora's Box.


Background Information

Ooky Food

  • Bat-Wing Puffs
  • Lizard-ade

Links and References

Guest Stars

  • Brendan Fehr as Sam
  • Howard Storey as Sedgwick
  • Deni Delory as Ms. Tyler
  • Paul Ferguson as Stunt Window Washer


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Amnesia in the Addams Family
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Morticia, the Sculptress
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