Real Life “Gidget” To Appear At Santa Barbara Screening Of Documentary About Her Life

Posted on Friday, September 23, 2011 8:08am

Gidget was a fictional character who became a symbol of California’s beach, and surf culture.  But, most people don’t know she was based on a real teen.  KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with the original Gidget, as well as with a filmmaker who’s created a documentary about her.  They’re both appearing at a Saturday afternoon (9/24) screening at the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum.

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