25 Unknown Facts about Florence Henderson

Brady Bunch’s former mom has a few surprising secrets :)

11. She wasn’t a fan of Cousin Oliver.


Via http://www.sitcomsonline.com/

The appearance of Cousin Oliver in the last six episodes of the show was in reality an attempt to gain back the younger generation. As the Brady kids had gotten older, the show had slowly lost its connection with the younger audience. For Henderson, however, the addition of Cousin Oliver “was a stretch.” The cancellation of the show determined that the addition was not much a success.