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Elizabeth Montgomery as 'Samantha' in a 'Bewitched' Christmas photo.
Here is the lovely Elizabeth Montgomery as 'Samantha' in a 'Bewitched' Christmas photo. In the series, she played an extraordinary woman attempting to be ordinary. She marries a mortal man and promises to keep her magic powers under wraps... and shenanigans ensue. In addition to starring in the show, she also took on the role of Samantha’s wilder, and sassy cousin Serena for 24 episodes. She received 5 Emmy nominations as well as 4 Golden Globe nominations during the Run of Bewitched.
After the show was canceled, she felt the need to take on more dramatic and controversial roles over the years to attempt to avoid being typecast. Montgomery also dedicated herself to women's rights and became a huge gay rights activist.Then, in 1995, she was diagnosed with cancer and died eight weeks later at 62-years-old.
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