Granby's Green Acres

Granby's Green Acres

Gale Gordon

Born on February 20, 1906 in New York City

Died on June 30, 1995 in Escondido, California of lung cancer


BROADCAST HISTORY: July 3-August 21, 1950, CBS. 30M, Mondays at 9:30

Cast: Gale Gordon and Bea Benaderet as John and Martha Granby, ex-bank teller and wife who moved to the country to become farmers. Louise Erickson as Janice, their daughter. Parley Baer as Eb, the hired hand. ANNOUNCER: Bob Lemond, MUSIC: Opie Cates, WRITER-PRODUCER-DIRECTOR: Jay Sommers.

"Granby's Green Acres" grew out of characters played by Gale Gordon and Bea Benaderet on the Lucille Ball series "My Favorite Husband." The names changed, but the basic characters remained the same.