Bob Denver, TV’s ‘Gilligan,’ dies at 70

Bob Denver, whose portrayal of goofy first mate Gilligan on the 1960s television show “Gilligan’s Island” made him an iconic figure to generations of TV viewers, has died, his agent confirmed Tuesday. He was 70.

This is sad news for fans, but probably about time for the poor old dude. “Hey, little buddy!” I can hear the voice of Alan Hail on the other side now! Read more… (Thanks, Germ.)