My history might be a bit hazy on the pilot episode, but who is this man with The Monkees during the filming of the pilot? Might he be the original "manager" given to the group, before Rudy?
The Monkees' manager, Rudy Gunther, was seen only in the pilot episode and would never be referenced again during the run of the show. He was ultimately portrayed by Bing Russell in both the unaired and broadcasted versions of the pilot:
Any ideas? Please feel free to leave a comment!
And a little trivia about Bing Russell: he is the father of actor Kurt Russell.
An Evening With The Monkees 2020