Elizabeth Montgomery was born on April 15, 1933. Her name was on her mother name Elizabeth Allen. And her father was actor Robert Montgomery, a major film star of the 1930s and ’40s.
Elizabeth early years:
Her first television appearance was on her father’s TV show in 1951; other TV and film roles followed. But her big break came in 1964 with the sitcom Bewitched, which garnered top ratings for eight years. Montgomery died of cancer in 1995. She proceeded her schooling at Westlake School for Girls and Spencer School in New York. After Spencer, she enrolled in the Academy of Dramatic Arts. Montgomery’s TV debut was in 1951 in her father’s show, Robert Montgomery Presents. Her first Broadway show, Late Love, won her a Theater World Award. On TV, a role in The Untouchables (1959) marked her first Emmy Award nomination. TV highlights also included roles in Studio One, Kraft Theater, G. E. Theater, Alcoa Theater, the Twilight Zone, Thriller, 77 Sunset Strip, Rawhide, and Wagon Train. Her film debut was in The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (1955), with Gary Cooper.
Elizabeth Montgomery net worth:
Elizabeth Montgomery’s net worth equal to $20 million at the time of her death. She starred in the movies The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell. Bells Are Ringing. Johnny Cool. Who’s Been Sleeping in My Bed?. Bikini Beach. How to Stuff a Wild Bikini. A Case of Rape. The Legend of Lizzie Borden. Dark Victory. The Awakening Land. When the Circus Came to Town. Second Sight: A Love Story, and The Panama Deception.
Montgomery also appeared in episodes of the TV series. The name of the TV series is Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Wagon Train, The Untouchables, The Twilight Zone, and Rawhide. In 2008 she was posthumously awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6533 Hollywood Blvd. Montgomery was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards and nine Primetime Emmy Awards. At the time of her death, She owned a 26-room mansion in Beverly Hills and a 5-bedroom lakefront mansion in Agoura Hills that she built from scratch.
She married four times; her first husband was businessman Frederick Gallatin Cammann (1954-’55). Her second husband was actor Gig Young (1956-’63). In 1963, she married William Asher, the producer-director of Bewitched. The couple divorced amicably in 1973.
They both had three children together, Willy, Robert, and Rebecca Elizabeth. She moved in with fourth husband, Robert Foxworth, in 1975, and was with him until she died in 1995.
Elizabeth Montgomery Daughter:
One of television’s famous directors is Rebecca Asher. She is the heiress of Elizabeth Montgomery and executive/producer William Asher. Rebbeca’s grandfathers have filmed superstar Robert Montgomery and film executive Ephriam Asher. And aunt was Betty Asher, who was Judy Garland’s confidante.
Recent directing credits include sundry of TV’s hottest hits, including 14 episodes of Grace and Frankie(Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin). The Unicorn. Young Sheldon. Brooklyn-Nine9. A Million Little Things. Superstore, and many more.
She has learned her craft as a writer and film editor. Her father and mother’s strides, she has made her mark on the television realm.
Rebecca Asher was born on June 17, 1969, in Los Angeles, California, the USA, as Rebecca Elizabeth Asher. She is known for her work on Donnie Darko (2001). Knocked Up (2007). and Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004).
Elizabeth Montgomery Death:
In March 1995, Elizabeth Montgomery was diagnosed with colon cancer. She died just eight weeks later on May 18, 1995, at age 62. Among Montgomery’s crusades was AmFAR. The American Foundation for AIDS Research. And she regularly supported liberal causes.
She had ignored the flu-like symptoms during the filming of Deadline for Murder, From the Files of Edna Buchanan. She finished filming in late March 1995. When the cancer was diagnosed, it’s too late for medical mediation, With no hope of recovery and painful death in a hospital. She chooses to return to the Beverly Hills home that she shared with Foxworth. Elizabeth died at home eight weeks after her diagnosis. She wants to die alone. That’s why she sent her family away. Elizabeth Montgomery Died on this day in 1995. She was 62.