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?
Actors William Schallert and Jean Byron, who often appeared on the show playing various teachers of Dobie in high school and college, went on to play Patty Duke's parents in the later sitcom, "The Patty Duke Show." See more
[whenever Dobie exasperates him
Herbert T. Gillis
I gotta kill that boy. I just gotta...
Composed by Lionel Newman
& Max Shulman
Series theme song played over the opening titles and closing credits See more