Originally Posted by Fearsome Forehand
1960's TV icons are dropping like flies. Ernest Borgnine died today at 95.
He starred in McHale's Navy for several years (with Tim Conway and the late Joe Flynn.)
Yeah, that show was a sitcom training ground. Gavin McLeod was in it & so was another guy (whose name escapes me) who went on to be a character actor in a bunch of TV sitcoms.
Borgnine was really much better as a dramatic actor, I thought, but McHale's Navy was fun to watch, mostly for the physical comedy.