21 March 2008 - Mary Ann' actress says the marijuana wasn't hers.
Actress Dawn Wells, famous for portraying Mary Ann on Gilligan's Island, has given her side of the story that marijuana was found in her car during a traffic stop.
Wells told the "Fox and Friends" show on the Fox News channel that the marijuana was not hers. It belonged to a man who had previously used the car and that she didn't even know it was there.
9 Feb 2008 - Actress Dawn Wells has been popped for marijuana after a traffic stop. She's still adorable at age 69 and the bust definitely brings her some senior citizen street cred that rivals Martha Stewart. She says that the dope was not hers.
Wells is now serving six months' unsupervised probation for the crime.
1998 - Gilligan's Island star Dawn Wells has gone into hiding since being caught up in the scandal surrounding co-star Bob Denver's pot bust. STAR has learned that Wells, who played coconut pie-baking Mary Ann in the legendary '60s sitcom, disappeared from her Los Angeles home and hired a criminal lawyer after her name was dragged into an investigation of a drug ring spanning three states.