Dobie Gillis is an average teenager living in average Central City with an average desire--girls! He lusts after many nubile women, notably Thalia Menninger. Rivals for affection include rich playboys Milton Armitage and Chatsworth Osborne, Jr. Dobie is fortunate to have loyal friends--beatnik Maynard G. Krebs and super-intelligent Zelda Gilroy, who knows Dobie is meant for herself one day. Written by
Yeechang Lee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
The pilot for this show was the first professional acting job for Bob Denver
, who had been a grade school teacher and postal worker before joining the cast. Denver's sister was a casting agent's secretary, and had his name added to the audition candidates for the role of Maynard. See more
Good stuff, Maynard!
Composed by Lionel Newman
& Max Shulman
Series theme song played over the opening titles and closing credits See more