Sherwood Schwartz

The comedy writer and producer created "Gilligan's Island" and "The Brady Bunch. " He also wrote the memorable theme-song lyrics for both the wacky tale of a shipwrecked "three-hour tour" and the story of the marriage between a "lovely lady" with three daughters and "a man named Brady" with three sons. Above, Schwartz in 2008 receives kisses from Florence Henderson, who played Mrs. Brady, and Dawn Wells, who played Mary Ann on "Gilligan's Island." He was 94. Full obituary Notable film and television deaths of 2011
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