Long before the invention of Ritalin, there was a loud, hyperactive teenage girl who loves her dad so much, she knocks him down and smothers him with kisses.
How could people not love a show featuring Moe Howard, Rose Marie, and Alan Reed
Produced one year after Daddy-O, Little Amy seemed the perfect show
The industry is changing from the good old days where people made a living appearing in pilots that never became shows.
While she never got her own spin-off show (like The Green Hornet), Batgirl did make an addition to the Batman series (in a failed attempt to boost the ratings).
A friend was commiserating about a pilot he did years ago. It had a stellar cast with an interesting concept. Unfortunately, it never saw the light of day.