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( ABC / August 15, 2013 )
By Susan King
When Marlo Thomas was a teenager, she was always crazy about some boy.
"I couldn't wait to go out on dates," says the Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning Thomas, who came to fame in 1966 as the struggling actress Ann Marie in the ABC sitcom "That Girl."
"But I would look at my watch and around midnight I'd say, 'I better get home because I don't want to miss the guys.' "
"The guys" were her father, comic-actor Danny Thomas, and his cronies, including George Burns, Jan Murray, Milton Berle and Bob Hope, to name just a few. They would congregate with their wives for dinner at Thomas' house in Beverly Hills and spend the evening trying to make each other laugh. Continue reading this story.
Hollywood Walk of Fame: Marlo Thomas