The Broadway musical adaptation of the hit film, itself based on the Charles Addams
cartoons, replaces the previously announced Promises, Promises, running Oct.
The situation comedy "The Addams Family,'' inspired by the Charles Addams
cartoons, premiered on ABC-TV.
The Addams Family was created by American cartoonist Charles Addams
and first made an appearance in The New Yorker in 1938.
Other recent Google doodles have been in tribute to Charles Addams
, Mark Twain and Louis Daguerre.
The Addams family was created by American cartoonist Charles Addams
and follows the adventures of a macabre family who live in a gloomy mansion.
20 Newbury Morticia Addams is the fictional matriarch of The Addams Family, which was created by cartoonist Charles Addams
First they were a series of humorous cartoons in the New Yorker Magazine, drawn by artist Charles Addams
Bradbury collaborated with Charles Addams
on the creation of that macabre family that eventually took Addams' name.
The comic worlds of Peter Arno, William Steig, Charles Addams
, and Saul Steinberg.
(1912-88), CARTOONIST AND ILLUSTRATOR, c.
Also included are images and photographs of numerous parodies that have been created based on this now iconic painting, ranging from sources as diverse as Roseanne and Tom Arnold, the movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off, a Charles Addams
cartoon, The Saturday Evening Post, the musical The Music Man, the TV shows Green Acres and The Beverly Hillbillies, and Barbie and Ken.
The Addams Family, that strange, macabre, but undeniably comical family originally dreamt up by Charles Addams
for The New Yorker magazine, made their small screen debut in 1964.