- Starring: Parley Baer, Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Nelson
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The real-life Nelson family - Ozzie, his wife Harriet and their sons David and Ricky - played themselves in this long-running sitcom, where Ricky got his start as a teen idol. When the Nelson boys grew up and married their sweethearts, Kris and June, their real-life wives played their TV wives.
The series began as a radio program in 1944. At that time David and Ricky were played by actors. It wasn't until 1949, when radio personality Bing Crosby's sons began to play themselves on Bing's show that the real David and Ricky decided to join the Nelson family radio show. The "adventures" the family experienced every week involved very little conflict or friction. Problems and misunderstandings were solved quickly and with a shared laugh over the silliness of it all.… Expand
- Genre(s): Comedy, Kids
- Show Type: Ended
- Season 8 premiere date: Feb 10, 1960
- Episode Length: 30
- Air Time: 08:00 PM
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