In the early 1960s, one of America’s most popular teenagers was an actor who wasn’t even a teenager .
Dwayne Hickman played the clean cut, girl. Crazy, likable lead in the TV sitcom The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis.
After the series ended, Hickman appeared in several beach movies alongside such figures as Frankie Avalon and Annette Funiciello.
Later, he became a television executive, working with CBS on many iconic TV series
In 1994 Hickman wrote a memoir, and that’s when I have the chance to meet him.
So here now, from 1994, Dwayne Hickman.
Dwayne Hickman died this past January. He was 87.
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