SIGMUND AND THE SEA MONSTERS - THE COMPLETE SERIES + BONUS MATERIAL (NBC 1973-75) Johnny Whitaker, Billy Barty, Mary Wickes, Scot Kolden, Rip Torn
Sigmund (Billy Barty) is a sea monster who is an embarrassment to his family because, unlike a normal sea monster, Sigmund has no desire to scare anybody!
Deciding to run away from home rather than scare people, Sigmund meets up with brothers Johnny (Johnny Whitaker, “Family Affair”) and Scott (Scott Kolden) and the three become best friends. Now living in Johnny and Scott's clubhouse, the three try to keep Sigmund from being kidnapped by his family while keeping him a secret from everyone else, especially their housekeeper Zelda (Mary Wikes). Comedian Rip Taylor joined the series in the 2nd season as genie Sheldon.
Notable guest stars included Jack Wild, H.R. Pufnstuf, Margaret Hamilton, Pamelyn Ferdin, Steve Franken and Fran Ryan.
This 7 disc set is the best available! It includes all 29 episodes from the Sid and Marty Krofft series, plus bonus material which includes audio commentary on select episodes and two interview segments with stars Johnny Whitaker, Scott Kolden and series producer Si Rose.