Here Comes The Boom

Lately, His 'Happy Days' Are On The River

A talk with Henry Winkler about Jewish perseverance, his new memoir (about fly-fishing?) and life after The Fonz.
01/07/2012 - 19:00
Assistant Managing Editor

He tried out such stage names as Chester Flame and Peter Avalanche at Yale Drama School, but when he got the chance to star in TV and movies Henry Winkler stuck with the one his German refugee parents gave him.

After "Happy Days" ended, Henry Winkler said he was like "a ship with no wind in its sails."
Syndicate content