The hit film series about a teenage Southern California surfer girl─which was based on a series of novels by Frederick Kohner─was turned into a 1965-66 ABC sitcom featuring an 18-year-old Sally Field as Gidget. Frances "Gidget" Lawrence loves boys, the beach, her friends, and her widowed professor dad (Don Porter), who's always there to offer sage advice. Also starred Betty Conner, Pete Duel, Lynette Winter. Standard; Soundtrack: English. 32 episodes on 3 discs. 13 1/3 hrs.