By Joel Eisner
The character of Nora Clavicle was sort of a two-faced woman's activist. She wanted women to run everything and using the women of Gotham City to cease all domestic choirs, manages to take over the city from the men, but not to put woman's issues first, but to destroy the city using wind up exploding mice and collect on the insurance policy she took out on the city.
Her aides are not the usual bunch of hunky or out of shape actor stuntmen, but two statuesque beauties dressed in shimming gold outfits. Inga Neilsen who spent most of 1960's and 1970's playing the stunning woman parts in variety of tv series iand movides ncluding the Odd Couple, In Like Flint, the Sliencers and Mel Brooks' Silent Movie. She disappeared after the 1980's.
June Wilkinson on the other hand was a rival to Jane Mansfield in appearance and used it in dozens of movies from the 1950's until the 1990's. She later opened a chain of fitness centers in Canada and produced and hosted a tv series on the Encore network called The Directors. women we basically in this episode for their physical appearance than for their acting abilities.
Also featured in this episode is Larry Gelman, later achieved tv fame for playing Vinnie on the Odd Couple tv series and as Dr Tupperman on the Bob Newhart show. Rhae and Alyce Andrece a pair of identical twins who were better utilized as twin androids opposite Colonel Gumm aka Roger C. Carmel in the Star Trek episode I, Mudd.
Yvonne Craig: “I enjoyed doing my own stunts on the show. We would choreograph the stunts on a lunch break or something. When you are doing a show, it can get really dull. You are sitting so long while they set up the lights, then you say a couple of lines, then they tear down the lights again. At least stunts are something that uses your physical energy a great deal. “We had a horrible time getting into Siamese human knot because Burt is inflexible. They would say, get closer, get closer guys. We had to stay that way for rather a long time and he was complaining that it hurt. I said, ‘It’s supposed to hurt.’”
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