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Have a story to share? Now featuring Daktari Fan Fiction!

Have a story to share? Now featuring Daktari Fan Fiction!

Have you written stories about Daktari where you’ve imagined yourself as part of the action? Several of our readers have done so and I am happy to post such stories on this site. Here are some simple guidelines: Stories should run between 600 and 1000 words. I cannot accept longer stories but will consider serializing […]

I found my Cheryl Miller scrapbook!

I found my Cheryl Miller scrapbook!

Recently while cleaning out the basement I found my Cheryl Miller scrapbook! I had been totally convinced that I had thrown it away because the cover had been covered with battery acid but thankfully I was wrong. Now I am going to share it with you! The book is quite disorganized as you will see — […]

RIP Erin Moran

RIP Erin Moran

I was so sorry to hear of Erin Moran’s untimely demise. Here is a tribute to the cute little girl who was loved by man’s best friends, and all her friends on Daktari and Happy Days. RIP Erin.

Rarities! Two vintage promos and a spotting of the soundtrack album

Rarities! Two vintage promos and a spotting of the soundtrack album

So my brother-in-law who lives near LA sends me a text message with this picture: He considered getting it for me but said the vinyl was in poor condition. <sigh!> This is one item I have wanted since I was a kid. Oh well. It’s a record store somewhere near LA if someone wants to […]

Cheryl Miller’s first TV appearance, and rare behind-the-scenes videos

Cheryl Miller’s first TV appearance, and rare behind-the-scenes videos

My thanks to my Aussie friend Ken Lynch for these great finds! Bachelor Father Cheryl Miller’s first TV appearance was in 1957 on “Bachelor Father” starring John Forsythe. She was 14. She has a very small role — fast forward 20 minutes in to see her: Here’s some screen caps from her appearance as “Nancy:” […]

First glimpse of Cheryl Miller in “Mountain Man”

First glimpse of Cheryl Miller in “Mountain Man”

Back in 1976, Cheryl Miller co-starred in a now hard-to-find movie titled “Mountain Man.” Also known as “Guardian of the Wilderness it stars Denver Pyle, Ken Berry, Donald Shanks and Cheryl. From imdb.com: “It is the supposedly true story of Galen Clark, the man who created Yosemite Park. In the twilight of his life and […]

Cheryl Miller 1966 “in great form for Daktari”

Cheryl Miller 1966 “in great form for Daktari”

I was so pleased to see this picture on eBay — this was one of my favorites from my lost scrapbook. I remember my best friend wrapped the photo like a gift and hid it in a tree and led me on a delightful treasure hunt to find it. I was so thrilled and will […]