Paul Henning, the show’s creator, paid about $500 to film the show at a Bel Air mansion, called the Kirkeby Mansion. Built in 1933, the mansion was later sold to Jerry Perenchio once the show was no longer being filmed.
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Buddy Ebsen, the actor who played Jed Clampett, was not great friends with Nancy Kulp behind the scenes. He disagreed with her politically, and he even volunteered to be in a radio ad for her opponent to help hurt her chances of winning.