Posts Tagged ‘The Professor’

Warner Archives brings “Gilligan’s Planet” to Earth on DVD

by Dan Collinson July 22, 2014 reports that Warner has released one of the two animated spinoffs of Gilligan’s Island with Gilligan’s Planet: The Complete Series.  All 13 episodes from the show are now available in a 2-disc set through Warner’s Manufacture on Demand Program. In the show, the Professor designs a rocket to send the seven castaways from the […]
Russell Johnson 1924 - 2013

Russell Johnson, “Gilligan’s Island” Professor, 1924 – 2014

by Dan Collinson January 17, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter reports that Russell Johnson has died earlier this morning in his home in Washington. He was 89. Johnson was known as Roy Hinkley, better known as The Professor, for three years on the classic TV show Gilligan’s Island. He also reprised the role in 3 TV movies and the animated spin-offs The […]