The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis

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The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
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Premiere September 29, 1959
Finale June 5, 1963
Airs Sundays at 5 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. on MeTV
Creator Max Shulman
Network CBS
Style 30-minute sitcom
Company Martin Manulis Productions
20th Century Fox Television
Seasons 4
Episodes 147
Origin USA

The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis is a sitcom that aired on CBS.

The series revolved around the life of teenager/young adult Dobie Gillis, who, along with his best friend, beatnik Maynard G. Krebs, struggles against the forces of his life - high school, the military, college, and his parents - as he aspires to attain both wealth and dates with girls.

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Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Dwayne Hickman Dobie Gillis 1 2 3 4
Bob Denver Maynard G. Krebs 1 2 3 4
Frank Faylen Herbert T. Gillis 1 2 3 4
Florida Friebus Winifred "Winnie" Gillis 1 2 3 4
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Tuesday Weld Thalia Menninger 1 2 3
William Schallert Leander Pomfritt 1 2 3
Sheila James Zelda Gilroy 1 2 3 4
Steve Franken Chatsworth Osborne Jr. 1 2 3 4
Doris Packer Clarice Osborne 1 2 3 4
Jean Byron Dr. Imogene Burkhart 1 2 3 4

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
CBS
Season One September 29, 1959 July 5, 1960 39
Season Two September 27, 1960 June 27, 1961 36
Season Three October 10, 1961 June 26, 1962 36
Season Four September 26, 1962 June 5, 1963 36

Telefilms

Title Network Airdate
Whatever Happened to Dobie Gillis? CBS May 10, 1977
Bring Me the Head of Dobie Gillis CBS February 22, 1988

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Complete Series
The Complete Series July 2, 2013 21

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Season Sets
Season One September 10, 2013 5

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Season Two January 14, 2014 5

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Season Three May 6, 2014 5

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Season Four December 16, 2014 5

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