Posts tagged ‘Brady Bunch’

July 13, 2011

Brady Kids Remember Sherwood Schwartz; Dispel Rumors About Gay Dad

by Accidental Bear

ROBERT REED SHERWOOD SCHWARTZ X390 (GETTY) | ADVOCATE.COM
Sherwood Schwartz, the creator of TV landmarks Gilligan’s Island and The Brady Bunch, who passed away early Tuesday in Los Angeles, is remembered fondly by those who knew him.

And despite rumors that Schwartz was conflicted over star Robert Reed’s homosexuality and refused to attend Reed’s 1992 funeral because he feared knowledge of the actor’s HIV-positive status would harm the franchise, two of the actors who played Bradys say that’s not true — Schwartz and Reed simply didn’t get along, but it had nothing to do with the fact that Reed was gay. READ MORE

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