Bewitched Cast

Thursday, July 28 by Frances Smith

The television show "Bewitched" had a great set of characters. The "Bewitched" cast included some heavy hitters in the entertainment world. "Bewitched" was a fantasy sitcom that ran for eight seasons on network TV from 1964 to 1972. The star of "Bewitched" was Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha Stephens, a witch who bewitched Darrin Stephens into marrying her. She tells him that she is a witch after they are married. He wants Samantha to live as a mortal, but sometimes Samantha has to use her magical powers, shown by twitching her nose to make their life easier. Her mother, who was also a witch, was often seen on the show as was Darrin's boss, Larry Tate.

  1. Elizabeth Montgomery The main character of "Bewitched" was Samantha Stephens. She was played by Elizabeth Montgomery, who was born in 1933 in Hollywood, California. She was most famous for her role in "Bewitched," but Elizabeth Montgomery also starred in more than 60 other television and movie roles. Elizabeth Montgomery played Lizzie Borden in the movie "The Legend of Lizzie Borden." She died in 1995 at the age of 62 in Los Angeles, California.
  2. Dick York In "Bewitched," two actors played the role of Darrin Stephens. The first actor was Dick York who was Darrin, Samantha's husband, from 1964 to 1969. He left the show because of back trouble. Dick York acted in only three more roles after he left the hit show in 1969. York starred in more than 50 roles in his career. He died in 1992 at the age of 63 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, of emphysema.
  3. Dick Sargent The second actor to play Darrin Stephens in "Bewitched" was Dick Sargent. He played Darrin from 1969 to 1972. Dick Sargent was born Richard Cox in 1930 in Carmel, California. Dick Sargent played a character actor most of his career in more than 100 roles on television and in movies. Dick Sargent died in 1994 at the age of 64 of prostate cancer in Los Angeles, California. Just before he died, Sargent came out as a gay man.
  4. David White The actor who played Larry Tate, Darrin's boss at the advertising agency where he worked, was played by David White. David White was born in 1916 in Denver, Colorado. David White starred in more than 115 roles in television and movies during this career. He acted in television shows such as "Cagney & Lacey" and "The A-Team." David White died in 1990 at the age of 74 in North Hollywood, California.
  5. Agnes Moorehead Actress Agnes Moorehead starred as Endora, Samantha Stephens' mother on "Bewitched." Agnes Moorehead was born in Clinton, Massachusetts, in 1900. She was a prolific actor with more than 110 roles to her name. Agnes Moorehead starred in "Citizen Kane," "Hush… Hush Sweet Charlotte" and "Jane Eyre." She also acted on Broadway. Agnes Moorehead died in 1974 in Rochester, Minnesota, at the age of 73.