Cathy Lane, teen-aged daughter of a globe-trotting journalist, comes to live at the home of her uncle, a newspaper editor in New York City. Curiously, Cathy is the spitting image of her ... See full summary »
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 Patty Lane / ... (105 episodes, 1963-1966)
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 Natalie Lane (105 episodes, 1963-1966)
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 Martin Lane / ... (104 episodes, 1963-1966)
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 Ross Lane (103 episodes, 1963-1966)
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 Richard Harrison (88 episodes, 1963-1966)
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Cathy Lane, teen-aged daughter of a globe-trotting journalist, comes to live at the home of her uncle, a newspaper editor in New York City. Curiously, Cathy is the spitting image of her uncle's daughter, Patty. Appearances aside, however, the urbane Cathy is nothing like her cousin Patty, who is the typical American teenager. Written by Stewart M. Clamen <clamen@cs.cmu.edu>

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18 September 1963 (USA)  »

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El show de Patty Duke  »

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As of 2017, Patty Duke is still the youngest individual, at 16 years old, to ever have a self-titled U.S. television series. See more »

Goofs

The theme song has the following verses: "Cathy adores a minuet, / the Ballets Russes and Crepes Suzette." The Ballets Russes shut down before Cathy Lane was born. See more »

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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Violent Years (1994) See more »

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Cousins: The Theme from the Patty Duke Show
Music by Sid Ramin
Lyrics by Robert Wells
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Every "Baby Boomers"Dream!
28 March 2001 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

Having grown up in the 60's I like thousands of other boys fell in love with Patty Duke! Wednesdays at 8:30 on ABC were reserved for our date with Patty and Cathy! The show was so well done and Patty was wonderful as the 2 completely different cousins! It is a shame that television does not offer such wholesome entertainment today! I am a teacher and have shown my class clips from this show and believe it or not even inner city kids found this 60's relic entertaining! I hope TV Land brings it back!


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