Henry Colman: 5 ‘Love Boat’ Tidbits from the Show’s Producer

Henry Colman, who died on Nov. 7 at age 89 in Los Angeles, began his career in network television when the medium was in its infancy, as an assistant to the director of Kraft Television Theatre in 1951. He went on to become an executive who had a hand in some of the most popular shows from the 1950s through the 1970s. Colman oversaw production of the pilot of The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis and worked on TV series …