The series revolves around a large blended family with six children. Considered one of the last of the old-style family sitcoms, the series aired for five seasons and, after its cancellation in , went into syndication in September The wife and daughters take the Brady surname. Davis , and the boys' dog, Tiger. In the pilot episode, the girls also have a pet: a cat named Fluffy.
Florence Henderson, ‘The Brady Bunch’ mom, dies at 82
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Robert Reed is probably best known for three things. His role as Mike Brady on the iconic Brady Bunch series. Being a gay actor. Having an HIV diagnosis. Here is the deal — there was so much more to Robert Reed than those three things — truly.
Robert Reed, Actor, Dead at 59; The Father of 'The Brady Bunch'
While the show was never a ratings bonanza during its five year run, it has since become a cultural phenomenon. With recent talk of a Brady Bunch reboot, we thought it might be kind of fun to present 20 Brady Bunch cast facts you might not know about the show. That bit of information eventually would lead to Schwartz conceptualizing a television show called, Yours and Mine.
He later reprised his role of Mike Brady on several of the reunion programs. In , he earned two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for his guest-starring role in a two-part episode of Medical Center and for his work on the miniseries Rich Man, Poor Man. The following year, Reed earned a third Emmy nomination for his role in the miniseries Roots. Reed was born John Robert Rietz Jr.