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Laurie Main
Laurie Main
Roles Francis
Tour Guide
Biographical Information
Full Name Laurence George Main
Birthdate November 29, 1922
Birthplace Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Death Date February 8, 2012 (age 89)
Death Place Los Angeles, California, United States[1]

Laurie Main played two characters in the fourth and eighth seasons of Bewitched.


Born in Melbourne, Australia, Laurence George Main left home at 16 and later moved to England, where his repertory theater work included “Diary of a Nobody.” Main studied acting with Agnes Moorehead after coming to the United States in 1960.

He worked on Broadway, debuting in “First Impressions” in 1959 and playing opposite Eartha Kitt in “Jolly’s Progress” the same year. He appeared in “Lord Pengo” in 1963 and in “13 Rue de l’Amour” in 1978. Main’s extensive film roles include “Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo,” “Freaky Friday” and “Mom and Dad Save the World.” Television credits include “Facts of Life Goes to Paris,” “The Ghost and Mrs. Muir,” “Bewitched,” “Family Affair,” “Mayberry R.F.D.” and “That Girl.” He was best known as host and narrator of the Disney Channel’s “Welcome to Pooh Corner."

Laurie Main died in Los Angeles on February 8, 2012. He was 89.[2]

Bewitched Credits[]


  1. Laurie Main on the Internet Movie Database. Retrieved on February 14, 2020.
  2. "Actor Laurie Main Dies at 89", Variety, February 15, 2012. Retrieved on February 15, 2020, edited.