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* SelfMadeOrphan: She killed both her parents by burning down their house with them inside, on the night of her birthday, for daring to give her a ''Malibu Barbie'' instead of a Ballerina Barbie.

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* SelfMadeOrphan: She killed both her parents by burning down their house with them inside, on the night of her ''[[EnfantTerrible tenth]]'' birthday, for daring to give her a ''Malibu Barbie'' instead of a Ballerina Barbie.


->'''Voiced by''': Creator/RobPaulsen (Norman Normanmeyer), Creator/EdieMcClurg (Normina Normanmeyer), Dick Beals (N.J. Normanmeyer)

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->'''Voiced by''': Creator/RobPaulsen (Norman Normanmeyer), Creator/EdieMcClurg Edie [=McClurg=] (Normina Normanmeyer), Dick Beals (N.J. Normanmeyer)


->'''Played by''': ELizabeth Wilson

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->'''Played by''': ELizabeth Elizabeth Wilson


->'''Played by''': Ken Weatherwax (1960's TV series), Creator/JodieFoster (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Jimmy Workman (1991 film, ''Addams Family Values''), Jeannie Elias (1990s animated series), Brody Smith (''The New Addams Family''), Adam Riegler (Broadway musical), Creator/FinnWolfhard (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Ken Weatherwax (1960's TV series), Creator/JodieFoster (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Jimmy Workman (1991 film, ''Addams Family Values''), Jeannie Elias (1990s animated series), Jerry Messing (''Addams Family Reunion''), Brody Smith (''The New Addams Family''), Adam Riegler (Broadway musical), Creator/FinnWolfhard (2019 film).

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* NoCelebritiesWereHarmed: Rob Paulsen based his voice for Norman on Paul Lynde.


* DecompositeCharacter: While she appeared in ''The New Addams Family'', some of the episodes adapted from the original 1964 series that featured her replaced her with a different relative from Morticia's side of the family.

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* DecompositeCharacter: While she appeared in ''The New Addams Family'', some the remake of the episodes adapted from the original 1964 series that featured her episode "Ophelia's Career" replaced her with a different another relative from Morticia's side of the family.family named Cousin Catastrophia.


->'''Played by''': Kaitlyn and Kristen Hooper (physical actors), Creator/CherylChase (voice)

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->'''Played by''': Kaitlyn and Kristen Hooper (physical actors), Creator/CherylChase Cheryl Chase (voice)



->'''Played by''': ELizabeth Wilson



->'''Played by''': Dan Hedaya



->'''Played by''': Dana Ivey



->'''Played by''': Joan Cusack



->'''Played by''': David Krumholtz



->'''Played by''': Creator/PeterMacNicol



->'''Played by''': Mercedes [=McNab=]



->'''Played by''': Ed Begley, Jr.



->'''Voiced by''': Creator/RobPaulsen (Norman Normanmeyer), Creator/EdieMcClurg (Normina Normanmeyer), Dick Beals (N.J. Normanmeyer)



->'''Played by''': Creator/CarolynJones

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->'''Played by''': Creator/CarolynJones (1960's TV series), Lisa Calder (''The New Addams Family'')



* DecompositeCharacter: While she appeared in ''The New Addams Family'', some of the episodes adapted from the original 1964 series that featured her replaced her with a different relative from Morticia's side of the family.



The family's other octopus, who only appeared in the cartoon.

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The family's other octopus, who only appeared in the 1973 cartoon.



Morticia's two vultures. Mr. B only featured in the cartoon.

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Morticia's two vultures. Mr. B only featured in the 1973 cartoon.



* TheGhost: He remains unseen throughout the series.

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* TheGhost: He remains unseen throughout the series.series and is only mentioned by name.



* AmbiguouslyHuman: Even more so than the main family.

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* AmbiguouslyHuman: Even more so It's even harder to tell whether they're human or otherwise than the main family.family because of their deformities and odd traits.


->'''Played by''': Creator/JohnAstin (1960s TV series, 1990s animated series), Lennie Weinrib (1970s animated series), Creator/RaulJulia (1991 film, Addams Family Values), Creator/TimCurry (Addams Family Reunion), Glenn Taranto (The New Addams Family), Creator/NathanLane and Roger Rees (Broadway musical), Creator/OscarIsaac (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Creator/JohnAstin (1960s (1960's TV series, ''WesternAnimation/TheNewScoobyDooMovies'', 1990s animated series), Lennie Weinrib (1970s (1970's animated series), Creator/RaulJulia (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values), Values''), Creator/TimCurry (Addams (''Addams Family Reunion), Reunion''), Glenn Taranto (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Creator/NathanLane and Roger Rees (Broadway musical), Creator/OscarIsaac (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Creator/CarolynJones (1960s TV series), Creator/JanetWaldo (1970s animated series), Creator/AnjelicaHuston (1991 film, Addams Family Values), Creator/DarylHannah (Addams Family Reunion), Ellie Harvey (The New Addams Family), Creator/BebeNeuwirth and Creator/BrookeShields (Broadway musical), Creator/CharlizeTheron (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Creator/CarolynJones (1960s (1960's TV series), series, ''The New Scooby-Doo Movies''), Creator/JanetWaldo (1970s (1970's animated series), Creator/AnjelicaHuston (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values), Values''), Nancy Linari (1990's animated series), Creator/DarylHannah (Addams (''Addams Family Reunion), Reunion''), Ellie Harvey (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Creator/BebeNeuwirth and Creator/BrookeShields (Broadway musical), Creator/CharlizeTheron (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Ted Cassidy (1960s TV series, 1970s animated series), Creator/JimCummings (1990s animated series), Carel Struycken (1991 film, Addams Family Values, Addams Family Reunion), John [=DeSantis=] (The New Addams Family), Zachary James (Broadway musical) Conrad Vernon (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Ted Cassidy (1960s (1960's TV series, 1970s ''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Creator/JimCummings (1990s [[Creator/JimCummings1952 Jim Cummings]] (1990's animated series), Carel Struycken (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values, Addams Values'', ''Addams Family Reunion), Reunion''), John [=DeSantis=] (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Zachary James (Broadway musical) Conrad Vernon (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Lisa Loring (1960s TV series), Cindy Henderson (1970s animated series), Creator/ChristinaRicci (1991 film, Addams Family Values), Creator/DebiDerryberry (1990s animated series), Nicole Fugere (The New Addams Family), Krysta Rodriguez and Rachel Potter (Broadway musical), [[Creator/ChloeMoretz Chloë Grace Moretz]] (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Lisa Loring (1960s (1960's TV series), Cindy Henderson (1970s (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Creator/ChristinaRicci (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values), Values''), Creator/DebiDerryberry (1990s (1990's animated series), Nicole Fugere (The (''Addams Family Reunion'', ''The New Addams Family), Family''), Krysta Rodriguez and Rachel Potter (Broadway musical), [[Creator/ChloeMoretz Chloë Grace Moretz]] (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Ken Weatherwax (1960s TV series), Creator/JodieFoster (1970s animated series), Jimmy Workman (1991 film, Addams Family Values), Jeannie Elias (1990s animated series), Brody Smith (The New Addams Family), Adam Riegler (Broadway musical), Creator/FinnWolfhard (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Ken Weatherwax (1960s (1960's TV series), Creator/JodieFoster (1970s (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Jimmy Workman (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values), Values''), Jeannie Elias (1990s animated series), Brody Smith (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Adam Riegler (Broadway musical), Creator/FinnWolfhard (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Jackie Coogan (1960s TV series, 1970s animated series), Creator/ChristopherLloyd (1991 film, Addams Family Values), Rip Taylor (1990s animated series), Patrick Thomas (Addams Family Reunion), Michael Roberds (The New Addams Family), Kevin Chamberlin (Broadway musical), Creator/NickKroll (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Jackie Coogan (1960s (1960's TV series, ''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970s animated series), Creator/ChristopherLloyd (1991 film, Addams ''Addams Family Values), Values''), Rip Taylor (1990s (1990's animated series), Patrick Thomas (Addams (''Addams Family Reunion), Reunion''), Michael Roberds (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Kevin Chamberlin (Broadway musical), Creator/NickKroll (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Blossom Rock (1960's TV series), Creator/JanetWaldo (1970's animated series), Carol Channing (1990's animated series), Judith Malina (1991 film), Creator/CarolKane (Addams Family Values), Creator/AliceGhostley (Addams Family Reunion), Betty Phillips (The New Addams Family), Jackie Hoffman (Broadway musical), Creator/BetteMidler (2019 film).

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->'''Played by''': Blossom Rock (1960's TV series), Creator/JanetWaldo (1970's (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), Carol Channing (1990's animated series), Judith Malina (1991 film), Creator/CarolKane (Addams (''Addams Family Values), Values''), Creator/AliceGhostley (Addams (''Addams Family Reunion), Reunion''), Betty Phillips (The (''The New Addams Family), Family''), Jackie Hoffman (Broadway musical), Creator/BetteMidler (2019 film).



->'''Played by''': Felix Silla, voiced by Tony Magro (1960s TV series), Music/SnoopDogg (2019 film)

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->'''Played by''': Felix Silla, voiced by Silla and Tony Magro (1960s TV series, physical actor and voice respectively), Creator/JohnStephenson (''The New Scooby-Doo Movies'', 1970's animated series), John Franklin (1991 film, ''Addams Family Values''), Creator/PatFraley (1990's animated series), Phil Fondacaro (''Addams Family Reunion''), David Mylrea and Creator/PaulDobson (''The New Addams Family'', physical actor and voice respectively), Music/SnoopDogg (2019 film)




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->'''Played by the hand of''': Ted Cassidy (1960's TV series), Jack Voglin (1960's TV series whenever character and Lurch had to be in the same scene), Christopher Hart (1991 film, ''Addams Family Values'', ''Addams Family Reunion''), Steven Fox (''The New Addams Family'')




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->'''Played by''': Kaitlyn and Kristen Hooper (physical actors), Creator/CherylChase (voice)


* PerkyGoth: In at least some sense. Her emotional temperament improves greatly after marrying Cousin Itt, and while she dresses in a standard black garb for Fester's wedding, her default wardrobe consists of bright colors like pink. Morticia and the rest of the Addams are perfectly fine with this, indicating she's truly considered part of the family.

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* PerkyGoth: In at least some sense. Her emotional temperament improves greatly after marrying Cousin Itt, and while she dresses in a standard black garb for Fester's wedding, her default wardrobe consists of bright colors like pink. Morticia and the rest of the Addams are perfectly fine with this, indicating she's truly considered part of the family. She even smiles fondly when Wednesday tells her her costume for Halloween is "a homicidal maniac, they look like everyone else".

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* AscendedFanboy: Is a big enough fan of serial killers that he collects their trading cards. Turns out that he was personally invited to one's wedding. One gets the impression his [[spoiler:leaving flowers at Debbi's grave is like a Beatlemaniac visiting a John Lennon memorial. In fact, considering the maniacs that must be in the Addams family tree, his time there must be like getting to stay at the Lincoln bedroom.]]

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* SlasherSmile: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=buZZyUBwymA Yikes]].

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* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: Both of the movies' {{Big Bad}}s in particular are driven by the Addams' wealth and naïveté making them supposedly easy targets to con and murder as a dark GetRichQuickScheme. They might have succeeded, were it not for the Addams' other quirks making disposing of them a ''far'' more difficult task.


* EvilCounterpart: To Morticia. Morticia dresses all in black while Debbie is a villainous WomanInWhite. Morticia not only loves Gomez but respects and supports him, and their kinky torture games are committed with consent on both partners' ends. Debbie only wanted Fester's money, puts him through psychosexual mind games to keep him away from his family, wants him dead just to get everything he owns, and laughs in his face saying "No woman in her right mind would love you!" Morticia loves each of her children dearly and is a MamaBear. Debbie secretly hates the Addams' kids and tries to kill them along with their parents.

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* EvilCounterpart: To Morticia. Morticia dresses all in black while Debbie is a villainous WomanInWhite.evil and dresses in white. Morticia not only loves Gomez but respects and supports him, and their kinky torture games are committed with consent on both partners' ends. Debbie only wanted Fester's money, puts him through psychosexual mind games to keep him away from his family, wants him dead just to get everything he owns, and laughs in his face saying "No woman in her right mind would love you!" Morticia loves each of her children dearly and is a MamaBear. Debbie secretly hates the Addams' kids and tries to kill them along with their parents.



* WomanInWhite: With a few exceptions she tends to favour all-white outfits. Wednesday even describes her as "a woman in a white uniform" to the other kids at summer camp. It helps to contrast her with the rest of the Addamses who all favour black outfits. Her AxCrazy tendencies definitely fit the evil and mad parts of the trope.



* WomanInWhite: She dresses entirely in white.


* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: ''Addams Family Reunion'' says the family ate him.

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* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: ''Addams Family Reunion'' says the family ate him.TroublingUnchildlikeBehavior: He laughs after electrocuting Debbie to ashes.


* DomesticAbuse: She emotionally abuses Fester by breaking his spirit and isolating him from Gomez and the others under the guise of saying this is how he can prove he loves her by letting her keep him to herself. Combined with all her attempts to kill her, which unlike the usual Addams Family methods are ''not'' done for the enjoyment of both parties.

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* DomesticAbuse: She emotionally abuses Fester by breaking his spirit and isolating him from Gomez and the others under the guise of saying this is how he can prove he loves her by letting her keep him to herself. Combined with all her attempts to kill her, Fester, which unlike the usual Addams Family methods are ''not'' done for the enjoyment of both parties.

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