Trouble In The Royal City!

Teen-agers face discrimination “worse than anything in Little Rock” anytime they try to hold a dance, Vancouver disc jockey “Red’” Robinson charged today. The 20-year-old impresario of Rock’n’Roll hit back at a Columbian report of a “near riot” at his Saturday night rock session at the New Westminster Arenex. “It was the best dance I’ve ever…

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Dawn Wells on MeTV

I had the pleasure of interviewing Dawn Wells this week. Remember Marianne on Gilligan’s Island? After “Gilligan” Dawn acted on Broadway in many dramas and musicals along with guest appearances on a multitude of TV shows. She is what I had expected and more. Dawn is now the national spokesperson for the 24 MeTV stations…

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Gilligan’s Mary Ann, Dawn Wells, in Seattle!

Carole and I in Seattle today to interview Dawn Wells for MeTV! Remember her as Mary Ann on Gilligan’s Island? The show joins KVOS-TV’s weeknight comedy lineup at 9:30 p.m. PT. Dawn Wells book signings: Goldberg’s Famous Deli 3924 Factoria Boulevard SE in Bellevue 1PM-4PM today Tacoma Cabana 728 Pacific Avenue in Tacoma 7PM-9PM today…

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Up Next: The Last Deejay!

I spent the last year putting together a journey through my career and Red Robinson: The Last Deejay will be published in October. This project would not have happened without the support of a fine writer, Robin Brunet. Robin is not only a stickler for detail, he knows a good story when he hears it. The journey involves…

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Happy 87th Birthday, Bob Newhart!

Bob Newhart was a successful TV comedian with three different network shows to his credit. His dry humour won over a generation in the Seventies. Bob’s best friend is Don Rickles. The two are almost inseparable and a reminder of another lifelong friendship between Jack Benny and George Burns. I had the pleasure of interviewing…

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