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Hey, Hey it's Former Child Star Micky Dolenz!

October 22, 2010

With his wide grin, infectious laugh and animated personality, Micky Dolenz will forever be known as the singing drummer of The Monkees –– four young actor/musicians who parlayed a low–budget television sitcom modeled after Marx Brothers film shorts into a career that has lasted decades.

But Dolenz is so much more than an aging pop icon. This entertainment renaissance man, survived both the rigors of being a child actor in the 1950s and being a Monkee.

"I guess it's my genes. I got started in all this very early in life. I was playing Spanish guitar as a little kid and then I was doing my own television series (NBC–TV's "Circus Boy" from 1956 to 1958) by the time I was 10," he said. "Both my mother and father were in show business." Read More