The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis

  • 1959
  • TV Show
  • None

A wry, hip-for-its-time sitcom that charts the hopes, dreams and frustrations of a typical teen (if sitting under the statue `The Thinker' while pining for the megacute Thalia Menninger could be considered typical). Based on stories by humorist Max Shulman, the series lasted four years, during which Dobie's hair turned from blond to brown. A year after (more…)

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Season 3, Episode 24 Names My Mother Called Me

Gisele Hurlbut (Diane Sayer) orders Dobie to change his first name. Dobie: Dwayne Hickman. Dr. Kline: Russell Collins. Dr. Graham: Casey Adams. Mr. Gillis: Frank Faylen. Maynard: Bob Denver.

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  • Premise: A wry, hip-for-its-time sitcom that charts the hopes, dreams and frustrations of a typical teen (if sitting under the statue `The Thinker' while pining for the megacute Thalia Menninger could be considered typical). Based on stories by humorist Max Shulman… (more)

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