The Boy in the Plastic Bubble

The Boy in the Plastic Bubble is a 1976 made-for- drama based on the lives of David Vetter and Ted DeVita, who both suffered from immunological deficiencies.

John Travolta, Glynis O'Connor, Diana Hyland, Robert Reed, Ralph Bellamy, and P.J. Soles star.

It was by Douglas Day Stewart, produced by Aaron Spelling and Leonard Goldberg (who also produced Starsky and Hutch and Charlie's Angels at the time), and directed by Randal Kleiser, who would later work with Travolta again in the 1978 successful musical adaptation of Grease.

Mark Snow wrote the original score. Paul Williams wrote and performed the theme tune “What Would They Say?” William Howard Taft High School was used for filming.

The first aired 12, 1976 on ABC.

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