Sitcoms Online - Main Page / Message Boards - Main Page / Photo Galleries / DVD Reviews / News Blog / Buy TV Shows on DVD

View Today's Active Threads / View New Posts / Mark All Boards Read / Chit Chat Board

Hazel links and theme songs at Sitcoms Online / Hazel Photo Gallery


Hazel - The Complete First Season

Buy Hazel - The Complete First Season on DVD
Hazel - The Complete Second Season

Buy Hazel - The Complete Second Season on DVD
Hazel - The Complete Third Season

Buy Hazel - The Complete Third Season on DVD
Hazel - The Complete Fourth Season

Buy Hazel - The Complete Fourth Season on DVD
Hazel - The Complete Fifth and Final Season

Buy Hazel - The Complete Fifth and Final Season on DVD

Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums  

Go Back   Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums > 1960s Sitcoms > Hazel
User Name
Password


Welcome to the Sitcoms Online Message Boards - Forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, search, view attachments, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

SitcomsOnline.com News Blog Headlines Twitter Facebook Instagram RSS

American Dad! Christmas Special on TBS; Jessica Jones Returns for 2nd Season
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of December 11, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Danny Masterson Fired From Netflix Series The Ranch; Disney/Fox Merger a Step Closer?
Fri-Yay: Superstore's Christmas Special; This Is It! One Day at a Time Returns for 2nd Year
Another Period Returns Jan. 23; Pop Orders Comedy Pilot from Krysten Ritter
TBS Launches New Comedy Tarantula; Inside the Actors Studio with Kristen Wiig
The Nanny Coming to COZI TV in January; GSN Adds Chris Harrison Episodes of Millionaire
Full House Heads to Hallmark Channel in January 2018; CBS Mid-Season 2018 Schedule
Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows; This Week in Sitcoms (Week of December 4, 2017)
SitcomsOnline Digest: Pilot Season at Amazon to Come to an End?; CBS Plans "Winter Games" with Celebrity Big Brother
Fri-Yay: Search Party, Creating a New Kind of Sitcom; Remembering Jim Nabors, MeTV and Decades TV Network to Pay Tribute
ABC Faves Head to Hulu; SMILF Gets 2nd Season on Showtime
CBS Orders Full Seasons of Sophomore Sitcoms; Desperate Housewives Star Heads to Dynasty


New on DVD/Blu-ray (November/December)

The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season Living Single - The Complete Third Season Alice - The Complete Sixth Season One Day at a Time - The Complete Series Fuller House - The Complete Second Season

11/07 - American Dad! - Volume 12
11/07 - Family Guy - Season Fifteen
11/07 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season
11/14 - D.C. Follies - The Complete Series
11/21 - Living Single - The Complete Third Season
11/24 - Grandfathered - Season 1
12/05 - Alice - The Complete Sixth Season
12/05 - One Day at a Time - The Complete Series
12/05 - The Simpsons - The Eighteenth Season
12/05 - South Park - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray) / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5
12/12 - Fuller House - The Complete Second Season
12/19 - South Park - The Complete Sixth Season (Blu-ray) / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-27-2017, 08:10 PM   #1
Smiley13
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 02, 2015
Posts: 73
Default Millie

Boy was the Millie character irritating. I am not sure what the purpose was of having Steve have a 15 year old girl working for him.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2017, 06:47 AM   #2
TeeVeeCloset
Senior Member
Member
 
TeeVeeCloset's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 25, 2003
Posts: 1,656
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Smiley13
Boy was the Millie character irritating. I am not sure what the purpose was of having Steve have a 15 year old girl working for him.

You're entitled to your opinion, I support that, but hopefully you are as young as the opinion, first the character was added to support a revamped now in it's 5th season dying series that had a major cast change, network change and tho Shirley was outstanding she was loosing interest. Hence a series adds young cast members to attract younger viewers.

They saw something in who grew up to be the brillant beautiful actress Ann Jillian, if I have to explain any further, please other posters contribute to this thread!

Where is the "It's A Living" guy! LOL
__________________
Living near "Ozzie Nelson Drive".....
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2017, 10:50 AM   #3
Alan Brady's Hair
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 30, 2014
Posts: 3,000
Default

She had been on before in a different character, so maybe someone in the production liked her. Hazel's character had always been a friend to teens or young adults, even when none were regulars on the show, so maybe they wanted one for her to interfere with.

Also, I think 1965 was a bit late for it, but probably into the 1950s it wouldn't be unusual for a young girl to take an office administration course in place of full high school. Answer phones, typing, shorthand, filing, maybe basic bookkeeping.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-28-2017, 10:50 PM   #4
Smiley13
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 02, 2015
Posts: 73
Default

Good for those who like her, but I find Millie to be annoying and not needed.

As for the rest of the newcomers, I like Steve and Barbara as well as the neighbors, the Williams. Little Susie was cute.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2017, 12:43 PM   #5
Coffeecup
Senior Member
coffeecup.
 
Coffeecup's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 17, 2003
Location: snoozeville
Posts: 2,248
Default

Only thing I found odd is that she was a young secretary. Ann was 15 and her character had a lot of responsibility . Maybe her character was 18 or so for Millie was always there. If she was younger, was she a high school drop out!
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2017, 01:12 PM   #6
Alan Brady's Hair
Senior Member
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 30, 2014
Posts: 3,000
Default

I recently saw, I think in an early Steve episode, something where she said she was in school, too.
  Reply With Quote
Old 09-15-2017, 09:59 AM   #7
biffbronson
Senior Member
Shazam!
 
biffbronson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 22, 2009
Location: In my dreams, back at age 15 in Erin Moran's bedroom in 1980, making passionate love...
Posts: 3,077
Default

I didn't much like Ann's character at first, but she has definitely grown on me (as I watch multiple times). Ann's acting seems fine, especially for her age, and she interacts really well with Shirley Booth. It doesn't hurt that she's a cutie.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-07-2017, 03:13 PM   #8
Mr B
Frequent Poster
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 13, 2002
Posts: 90
Default

I remember the episode where Millie had a big crush on Steve {her boss** Steve took her out on a date to Observation Hill and parked to look at the city lights...Imagine what would happen today if a 30 something married man was on a date with a 15 year old girl!!!!
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2017, 09:20 PM   #9
Hazel Anyday
Forum Regular
Member
 
Hazel Anyday's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 12, 2002
Posts: 939
Thumbs up Now You're Teasing Me

How Sweet It Is
__________________
Haaazeelll!!
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2017, 02:00 PM   #10
biffbronson
Senior Member
Shazam!
 
biffbronson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 22, 2009
Location: In my dreams, back at age 15 in Erin Moran's bedroom in 1980, making passionate love...
Posts: 3,077
Default

Ann is one of the few people still with us who was in the cast, along with Ray Fulmer and Julia Benjamin, unless I'm mistaken. The only regulars still living?
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:54 PM.


Although the administrators and moderators of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. The owners of the Sitcoms Online Message Boards reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason.

Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.5.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.