Interviewed in book "Naked City: The Television Series" by James Rosin, 2008.
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was terrific, he really was. And I always loved that theme. It was based on, I think, somebody told me, an old Jimmy Dorsey
thing which was called "Oodles of Noodles," but I'm not sure about that. I love that theme, you know. Ba-da-da-da-da, da-da-da-da-da-daa. It's just a traveling song. -- GM, on the theme song from the series Route 66
His career was damaged a few years after he left "Route 66". A lover of his died and one of the tabloids published a sensational story about their gay union. George claimed that the casting offices stopped calling after that.