Background. Morticia is the wife of Gomez Addams and mother of Wednesday, Pugsley and Pubert Addams. The character originated in the Charles Addams cartoons for The New Yorker magazine in the 1930s. In the cartoons, none of the family members had names.
Which family do Morticia and Gomez come from?
The Addams Family The Addams Family is a group of fictional characters created by American cartoonist Charles Addams. Addams Family characters include Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Lurch, Grandmama, Wednesday and Pugsley.
What do Gomez and Morticia Addams call each other?
Gomezs pet names for Morticia also of the same affectionate meaning are Cara Mia (Italian), Querida/Querida Mia (Spanish), Cara Bella (Spanish literally for beautiful face; Italian for beautiful darling).
Where does the Addams family get money?
Much of their wealth is due to the business activities of Gomez Addams. The character is portrayed as being heavily invested in Wall Street, and owning multiple businesses around the world. This includes a uranium mine, an exotic animal farm, a salt mine, and even a factory that manufactures tombstones.
How old was Carolyn Jones when she did The Addams Family?
53 years (1930–1983) Carolyn Jones/Age at death
Did Carolyn Jones wear a wig on The Addams Family?
In 1964, using a long coal-black wig, Jones began playing Morticia Addams on the television series The Addams Family, a role which brought her success as a comedian and a Golden Globe Award nomination.