The Mothers-In-Law (1967–1969)

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Roger and Kaye live next door to Eve and Herb. Eve and Herb's daughter Suzie marries Roger and Kaye's son Jerry. This forces the families to be a bit closer than they would prefer, ... See full summary »

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 Eve Hubbard (56 episodes, 1967-1969)
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 Kaye Buell (56 episodes, 1967-1969)
Herbert Rudley ...
 Herb Hubbard (56 episodes, 1967-1969)
Jerry Fogel ...
 Jerry Buell (56 episodes, 1967-1969)
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 Suzie Hubbard Buell (56 episodes, 1967-1969)
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 Roger Buell (30 episodes, 1967-1968)
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 Roger Buell (26 episodes, 1968-1969)
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Roger and Kaye live next door to Eve and Herb. Eve and Herb's daughter Suzie marries Roger and Kaye's son Jerry. This forces the families to be a bit closer than they would prefer, particularly since Jerry and Suzie live in the garage. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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The series was originally envisioned as a vehicle for Eve Arden and Ann Sothern until it was decided the two actresses' comedic styles were too similar and Sothern was replaced by the volcanic Kaye Ballard. See more »

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Underrated
18 September 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This has to be one of the most underrated shows in the history of television. I remember watching reruns of it when I was younger and I thought it was pretty funny. I especially loved the dynamic of Kaye Ballard's and Eve Arden's characters. They both would always give advice to their children and usually with hilarious results. Also, this was one of the few shows on television at the time in which the in-laws didn't have an antagonistic relationship with each other. I hope that one day they will bring back this funny show in reruns.


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