Surprising Secrets About ‘I Dream of Jeannie’


The NBC show I Dream of Jeannie was one of the biggest successes of the 1960s and ultimately became one of the top shows in the history of the network. With a show as successful as Jeannie was, you just know there have to be some secrets waiting to be uncovered. Here are some of the little-known secrets about the classic show.

Barbara Eden Played Two Roles

Fans of the show will remember that Jeannie had an evil twin who had the same name, but dark hair. Believe it or not, Barbara Eden played both roles! This wasn’t uncommon in those days, as Elizabeth Montgomery did a similar thing in Bewitched, where she played Samantha’s twin, Serena.

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