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The Patty Duke Show 

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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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Patty Duke ...  Patty Lane / ... 105 episodes, 1963-1966
Jean Byron ...  Natalie Lane 105 episodes, 1963-1966
William Schallert ...  Martin Lane / ... 104 episodes, 1963-1966
Paul O'Keefe ...  Ross Lane 103 episodes, 1963-1966
Eddie Applegate ...  Richard Harrison 88 episodes, 1963-1966
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Storyline

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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Comedy | Family | Music

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Details

Official Sites:

Patty's Official Website

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 September 1963 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

El show de Patty Duke See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(104 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Besides the differences mentioned in the theme song, Patty's eyes were always opened wide and she spoke much louder and faster than Cathy who had a slight English accent and spoke more quietly than Patty and Cathy's eyes were not opened as wide. Patty had the bangs while Cathy combed her hair back. See more »

Goofs

In some very early episodes, the face of Patty Duke's stand-in can be briefly glimpsed. See more »

Connections

Referenced in 30 Rock: Generalissimo (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Cousins: The Theme from the Patty Duke Show
Music by Sid Ramin
Lyrics by Robert Wells
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Misunderstood Theme Song Lyric ...
5 October 2017 | by dweilermg-1See all my reviews

When hearing the Patty Duke Show theme song I may have been one of millions of young viewers who thought "What the heck are Ballet Roofs?" since we had no idea what Ballet Russes was. Similarly many of us also mis-heard lyrics of theme songs of other shows such as All In The Family (By The Wigglin' Millibalde was really Boy The Way Glenn Miller Played and Gee Are All Us Soured Grapes was really Gee Our Old LaSalle Ran Great) and The Flintstones (Though The Courtesy of WHAT?!?!?) ☺


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