Gavin MacLeod, who starred as Murray Slaughter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and Captain Stubing on The Love Boat, has penned a tell-all memoir called This Is Your Captain Speaking, in which he discusses his early career and newfound devotion to Jesus.
Love. Exciting and new.You know what else is new? The Love Boat on DVD! That's right, baby, the classic is finally docking on a shelf near you and we have Captain Merrill Stubing himself, Gavin MacLeod, talking all about life on the Lido Deck. So climb aboard, we're expecting you!TVGuide.com: OK, I've been a Love Boat fan since forever, so rewatching it on DVD... this show must have been so much fun to make!Gavin MacLeod: Oh, it was a gas. Just wonderful. And the thing that was so wonderful was that every critic who had seen the pilot thought it would sink like the Titanic that was the phrase except for one guy! I forget who he was, but I knew all the critics from my Mary Tyler Moore days, and they all said, "How could you do this?" I did it because I liked it! I'm an average person and my wife liked it and some of our friends thought it was a good idea. So we thought if they put it on at the right time with the right people, it might go. And wow, did it go! I'm so gla...