Formats and Editions
In 1952, bandleader Ozzie Nelson and actress/singer spouse Harriet Hilliard brought the radio sitcom that fictionalized their suburban Southern California home life to ABC, where it regularly charmed America for a remarkable 14-season run. The couple's sons David and Ricky grew from boys to men over the course of the series, which also launched Ricky's rise to pop music prominence. Regulars over the years included Don DeFore, Parley Baer, Lyle Talbot, and the real-life wives of David (June Blair) and Rick (Kristin Harmon).25 complete, fully restored episodes on 3 discs. 11 1/2 hrs. Standard; Soundtrack: English.