**(Eva Gabor) Margaret, a Hungarian countess who met an American named Edward
"Eddie" Smith (a gambler) during World War II and later married and then shortly
after that divorced him.
THE EVA GABOR SHOW/ABC/1950-51
*(Eva Gabor) Eva Gabor, Hungarian-born actress hosted this women's program
filled with music, conversation and beauty tips.
**(Julie Warner/costar) Danni Lipton, Jewish lawyer working for the family law
firm of in Holt & Associates in Los Angeles. Her grandparents came from Hungary
and changed their name from Lipshitz to Lipton upon arriving in America. Danni
is a non-practicing Jew but after defending a women who wanted to raise her
child in her faith [her husband wants to raise the kid as a Christian] she began
to have a deeper appreciation of her Judaic roots and the Talmud.
*(Eva Gabor/costar) Lisa Douglas, a glamorous high society woman of Hungarian
descent who reluctantly moved to a small farm near Hooterville, U.S.A. with her
lawyer husband turned farmer, Oliver Wendell Douglas. Lisa met Oliver in Europe
during World War II. According to the series’ theme song Lisa gets “allergic
THE ILONA MASSEY SHOW/DUM/1954-55
*(Ilona Massey) Ilona Massey, a Hungarian born movie actress who hosted this
half-hour musical series where she sang ballads with the assistance of the
Irving Fields Trio.
WHAT A COUNTRY/SYN/1986-87
**(George Murdock) Mr. Lazlo Gable, a grumpy old Hungarian and former dentist
from Budapest who attended a Los Angeles night school in order to study for his
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