The New Adventures of Gilligan was an animated revival of the still-popular classic sitcom. It was basically an animated remake of "Gilligan's Island." It had more character depth than the original series, and we even learned that Mary Ann had a crush on Gilligan!

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Type: Animation

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 1974-09-07

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Robert Osbourne Denver (January 9, 1935 – September 2, 2005) was an American comedic actor. He is known for having portrayed Gilligan on the television series Gilligan's Island and the beatnik Maynard G. Krebs on the 1959–1963 sitcom The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis.

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Denver was born January 9, 1935 in New Rochelle, New York, and raised in Brownwood, Texas. He graduated from Loyola University in Los Angeles, California with a degree in political science. While at Loyola, he acted in college productions and met fellow student Dwayne Hickman, with whom he later co-starred in The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis. After graduation, he coached physical education and taught mathematics and history at Corpus Christi School, a Roman Catholic elementary school in Pacific Palisades, California. He also worked as a mailman.

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