'Green Acres:' Country Living With Eva Gabor And Arnold The Pig

By Rebeka Knott
Eva Gabor and Eddie Albert embrace in a publicity still for the CBS series Green Acres. Eddie and Eva play husband and wife on the show. Source: Getty Images/Bettmann

Green Acres was one of those wacky television sitcoms that surfaced in the '60s. It was a show that chronicled the day to day lives of a wealthy New York City Lawyer, Oliver Douglas and his beautiful wife, turned farmers, seemingly overnight. They gave up their luxurious, Park Avenue lifestyle to move to the country for a simpler life; they just had no idea what they were in for.

Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor, as Oliver and Lisa Douglas, were the perfect examples of the jet-setter lifestyle; until they gave it all up and moved to Hooterville, that is.