Sherwood Schwartz



CBS Developing Brady Bunch Reboot with Vince Vaughn

The Brady Bunch

One of television's most famous families may be returning!

CBS is developing a reboot of The Brady Bunch produced by Vince Vaughn, has confirmed.

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Report: Gilligan’s Island Is Coming to Broadway

Gilligan' s Island

Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale... in cushy seats on Broadway.

Gilligan's Island may soon be coming to the Great White Way, according to Producer Dianne Fraser has acquired the rights to Gilligan's Island: The Musical, based on the classic 1960s sitcom. The book was written by... read more

Sherwood Schwartz, Gilligan's Island and Brady Bunch Creator, Dies at 94

Sherwood Schwartz

Sherwood Schwartz, the Emmy-winning creator of Gilligan's Island and The Brady Bunch, has died. He was 94.

Schwartz died Tuesday of natural causes in his sleep, surrounded by his family, TMZ reports.

A New Jersey native, Schwartz got his start writing for Bob Hope's radio program in 1939 before ...
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Gilligan's Island Adaptation Headed to the Big Screen

Bob Denver

Hollywood is gearing up for another three-hour tour: A film adaptation of Gilligan's Island in the works, Variety reports.

Gilligan's Island followed the misadventures of seven people stranded on a desert island. The memorable castaways included... read more

What's Your Favorite Brady Bunch Episode?

Susan Olsen, Christopher Knight, Sherwood Schwartz and Florence Henderson by Alexandra Wyman/

Sherwood Schwartz, the creator of The Brady Bunch and Gilligan's Island (he also wrote the catchy Brady theme song), got his well-deserved Hollywood Walk of Fame star Friday. With Florence Henderson (who played Mrs. Carol Brady) and Dawn Wells (Mary Ann from Gilligan's Island) at his side, Schwartz joked that the Oscars had gotten the title of this year's Best Picture winner wrong. "Who says this is No Country For Old Men?" he joked. At 91, the kid's still got it!In honor of Schwartz's achievements, here are my 15 all-time favorite Brady Bunch episodes, in chronological order. (You're lucky I stopped at 15. I could probably rank 100 by memory.)"The Honeymoon": This is the pilot, in which Mike and Carol get married and combine their families, including three boys, three girls, a cat and a dog (who basically ruin the wedding)."Lost Locket, Found Locket": There was not a dry eye in the O'Connor household when we found out that Alice sent Jan the locket because she's a middle child too.... read more

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