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On being called Jethro now: "It's like somebody calling you a son of a bitch. If he's your friend, it's okay. If he's your enemy, it's not."
Won his role as Jethro without having to speak a word. Baer's audition consisted of chasing a bird around the set, and he made enough of gestures and facial expressions to impress the producers. He admitted later that he had never tried speaking in a hillbilly accent, and he used the time between his audition and the first day's filming to learn one thoroughly.