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Rob Zombie taps original ‘The Munsters’ star Pat Priest for reboot

What about Marilyn? Well, here she is!

May 5, 2022
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Rob Zombie shared that Pat Priest will return for his The Munsters reboot. It’s not yet confirmed if Priest will reprise her role as Marilyn Munster.

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The director shared the news via Instagram, writing, “🦇 So many of you have been asking…. “What about Marilyn?” Well, here she is! PAT PRIEST is now officially part of the new MUNSTERS movie. 🦇 For once the rumors are true. 💀💀💀💀”

After her time on The Munsters, Priest went on to secure roles in Easy Come, Easy Go, Looking For Love, The Incredible 2-Headed Transplant and Some Call It Loving. She also had minor roles on shows such as Bewitched, Perry Mason and The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Priest retired in the 1980s but still makes a point to appear at The Munsters-themed events.

Check out Zombie’s announcement below.

Written by Kwase Lane